May 20, 1999......Volume 28, Issue 31

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Impact of two Penn State facilities felt in region
A new report released May 12, "The Economic Impact of Penn State's Bryce Jordan Center and Beaver Stadium on the State College Area Economy," confirms what area business people have been smiling about for years. The thousands of visitors to these facilities have a huge impact on the economic health of the region.

Community gets update on construction plan
Penn State plans to spend more than $700 million through the 2003/04 academic year on capital construction projects at its campuses that will be funded by a combination of state and University funds, gifts and borrowing.

New vice president for administration is named
The Board of Trustees Friday confirmed the appointment of Janis E. Jacobs as vice president for administration, effective Aug. 9.


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