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Behind the Scenes at the Nittany Lion Photo Shoot

We weren’t exactly sure what to expect when we scheduled a photo shoot with the Nittany Lion for our Nov./Dec. cover. Would he show up at Hintz Family Alumni Center dressed in his fur? 335 more words

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Jordan Lucas: An Appreciation

Each issue of The Penn Stater magazine features a short profile of a current Penn State student-athlete, but back in the fall of 2012, we tweaked that formula ever so slightly, interviewing Lucas during his post-grad year at a Massachusetts prep school, months before he had actually arrived on campus. 179 more words

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The Goal-Oriented Lindsey Spann

There’s a notebook in Lindsey Spann’s bedroom. In it are all of the goals that she sets for herself as a student-athlete. Sometimes the redshirt sophomore guard achieves them, other times she does not, but every year, Spann sits down and lists what she wants to accomplish. 393 more words

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A Look Back At Our May/June 2006 Issue

Penn State boasts one of the premier forensic science programs in America. Our May/June 2006 issue looked at the program, which began offering courses that spring, through a staged murder at Spruce Cottage on Penn State’s campus. 204 more words

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A Look Back At Our March/April 2006 Issue

A decade ago, Penn State fielded one of the best football teams in the nation. The 2005 Nittany Lions went 11-1, locked up the program’s first Big Ten title since 1994, won the Orange Bowl, and finished as the No. 169 more words

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A Look Back At Our September/October 1994 Issue

Penn State joined the Big Ten in 1990. Along with the athletic benefits that came from joining a major conference, our Sept./Oct. 1994 issue points out that there were academic benefits that came with the move. 200 more words

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Some Advice and Humor from Farnoosh Torabi

To say that Farnoosh Torabi has accomplished a few things since I last saw her would be an understatement. Back in the spring of 2008, we asked… 829 more words