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Philadelphia Region edition

Philadelphia Region edition

Monday, June 8, 2020


“The Investment” Student Startup TV Show Taping to Take Place Virtually

'The Investment' student startup TV show taping to take place virtually

For the past three years, WPSU, Penn State University Park’s local NPR and PBS affiliate station, and the Pennsylvania Technical Assistance Program (PennTAP) have collaborated to host the statewide Inc.U undergraduate student startup competition. The competition culminates in the six finalists competing head-to-head on the live “Shark Tank-style” TV show, "The Investment."  Full story

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Students and visitors urged to continue physical distancing, avoid groups

Even as stay-at-home orders gradually lift in many Pennsylvania counties and businesses begin to partially reopen across the state, Penn State leaders remind students, employees and visitors that the governor’s plan maintains critical social distancing and mask-wearing guidelines to help prevent the spread of coronavirus on campuses and in their surrounding communities.   Full story