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Hello, Penn Staters

Penn State President Neeli Bendapudi shares a video message with the Penn State community.

In the video that follows President Neeli Bendapudi stands and speaks to camera.


Comprehensive campaign surpasses goal for “A Greater Penn State”


Living alumni around the world


Annual research expenditures