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Who's Ready For Arts Festival & Alumni Weekend?

Who's Ready For Arts Festival & Alumni Weekend?Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts is right around the corner. 

It's summer time in Happy Valley, and that means Food, Fun, and Festivals!  Ats Fest is always a crowd favored event!  The festival offers so much to see and do - then when you toss Alumni Weekend on top of it, it's sure to be a great experience!  Reconnect with your friends, and brothers while taking in all the special attractions, artisans and events.

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Women's Spring Preview

Women's Spring PreviewNittany Lions Women’s Rugby Squad Looks to Tackle Spring Season

With the spring season already underway, the Nittany Lion women’s rugby squad is looking to capitalize on some talented newcomers to wow the fans. The women’s squad kicked off the season February 10 and began a three-match road trip in France at the start of March. Women’s head coach Kate Daley said the team has a few games under its belt, but she is excited to see how her athletes’ potential comes together as the season continues.

“The team this year is very young and full of incredible potential,” she said. “I am looking forward to the very exciting type of rugby they have the ability to play.”

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Preparing for CRC

Preparing for CRCCollegiate Rugby Championships Put Nittany Lions on National Stage

While the spring season has yet to play out, Penn State rugby fans are keeping an eye on June 8 when the men’s squad heads to Philadelphia to play in front of a national audience.

The Penn Mutual Collegiate Rugby Championships (CRC) is an annual rugby sevens invitational played at Talen Energy Stadium – the home of the MLS’ Philadelphia Union. With rugby sevens played as an Olympic sport in 2016 for the first time in nearly a century, the CRC allows collegiate athletes to test their mettle in front of a national TV audience.

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