Penn State Philadelphia Region Newswire - 05/06/2013

Philadelphia Region edition
Monday, May 6, 2013

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IN THIS ISSUE:

STORIES:
-- Seven head coaches joining O'Brien for Penn State Coaches Caravan
-- Penn State Laureate Chris Staley: 'The Gift of Listening'
-- The Medical Minute: Hospice and palliative medicine
-- Penn State Laureate Chris Staley: 'Advice for a Young Artist'
-- The Medical Minute: Beat the unpredictable weather with indoor exercise tips
-- The Medical Minute: Going mobile can be good for your health with the right apps
-- Penn State Laureate Chris Staley: 'Tight or Loose Pots'

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TOP STORIES:

Seven head coaches joining O'Brien for Penn State Coaches Caravan
Building on Penn State's "One Team" inaugural year momentum, highlighting the highly successful first season under football coach Bill O'Brien and looking ahead to 2013, the Penn State Coaches Caravan tour begins another road trip April 30 with visits to 12 locations.

Read the full story: https://news.psu.edu/link/GYymzBjP
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Penn State Laureate Chris Staley: 'The Gift of Listening'
Ceramicist Chris Staley, the 2012-13 Penn State Laureate and distinguished professor of art at the University, discussed topics related to creativity and the intersection between art and life in a series of weekly videos shared during the 2012-13 academic year, aiming to expand people's ideas on art and serve as a catalyst for further conversation. Locations ranged from Staley's studio to horse stables to a football field, and included interviews with Penn State sports coaches and other distinguished members of the University community. The three- to four-minute videos were co-produced by College of Arts and Architecture staff member Cody Goddard. The final video, "The Gift of Listening," is posted at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wPRGJh2iaV8.

Read the full story: https://news.psu.edu/link/kF9Lw8Ws
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The Medical Minute: Hospice and palliative medicine
A recent study conducted by the Mount Sinai School of Medicine estimated that an individual will spend an average of $39,000 in out-of-pocket medical expenses in their last five years of life. But here's the catch -- these greater expenditures do not necessarily equal greater care or a longer life. Franklin Berkey, family medicine physician with Penn State Hershey Medical Group in State College who is board certified in hospice and palliative care medicine, explains.

Read the full story: https://news.psu.edu/link/LYKzF5zg
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Penn State Laureate Chris Staley: 'Advice for a Young Artist'
Ceramicist Chris Staley, the 2012-13 Penn State Laureate and distinguished professor of art at the University, is discussing topics related to creativity and the intersection between art and life in a series of videos to be shared during the 2012-13 academic year, aiming to expand people's ideas on art and serve as a catalyst for further conversation.

Locations will range from Staley's studio to horse stables to a football field, and the videos will include interviews with Penn State sports coaches and other distinguished members of the University community. The three- to four-minute videos, co-produced by College of Arts and Architecture staff member Cody Goddard, will appear weekly during the 2012-13 academic year on Penn State News and in Penn State Newswires.

The 26th video, "Advice for a Young Artist," featuring Penn State School of Visual Arts faculty, is posted at http://youtu.be/KJYqL3h7BtA.

Read the full story: https://news.psu.edu/link/VTCWh9Nf
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The Medical Minute: Beat the unpredictable weather with indoor exercise tips
Here are some basic tips for what you can do indoors or at home to stay active when outdoor exercise just isn't possible.

Read the full story: https://news.psu.edu/link/FbP1wPTc
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The Medical Minute: Going mobile can be good for your health with the right apps
A number of popular applications make it easy to stay on top of your health by tracking calories and logging workouts.

Read the full story: https://news.psu.edu/link/yyWNkN_7
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Penn State Laureate Chris Staley: 'Tight or Loose Pots'
Ceramicist Chris Staley, the 2012-13 Penn State Laureate and distinguished professor of art at the University, is discussing topics related to creativity and the intersection between art and life in a series of videos to be shared during the 2012-13 academic year, aiming to expand people's ideas on art and serve as a catalyst for further conversation.

Read the full story: https://news.psu.edu/link/CMSfx7RW

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