Nittany Lion Mascots 1

Nittany Lion Mascots 1

Steven L. Herb, Penn State education librarian and co-author of "The Nittany Lion: an Illustrated Tale," spoke during "A Walk in the Lion's Paws: Why the Mascot Is Loved," held in Pattee Library's Foster Auditorium on Friday, Oct. 17. The talk by Herb, 12 former Nittany Lion mascots and current mascot James Sheep, celebrated the history and tradition of the mascot as well as a University Libraries exhibit on the same topic.

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