President's blog: Students under stress

Penn State President Eric Barron. Credit: Michelle Bixby / Penn StateCreative Commons

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Penn State President Eric Barron discusses the challenge of student mental health in his latest post on his blog, "Digging Deeper."

Barron talks about the growth in the number of students seeking counseling over the past decade and the efforts Penn State has made to meet the demand.

The full post can be viewed at the "Digging Deeper" site at

To explore Barron's previous posts, visit

Last Updated September 23, 2020