The Nittany Valley Society

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The Nittany Valley Society

The Nittany Valley Society fosters a spirit of community across time for Penn Staters, Central Pennsylvanians, and friends through a knowledge of our past, an appreciation for our present, and an affection for our spirit as a living treasury for our future.

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Jan 03, 2016

Our Street Names Are Memorials

It's always great when our work inspires others to share what they know about the Nittany Valley's story. That happened last year with a column I wrote for Town & Gown about The Nittany Valley...

Apr 16, 2015

How Penn Staters Can Encounter Their Heritage

“To Thy Happy Children / Of The FutureThose Of The Past / Send Greetings” This is the inscription that the University of Illinois’s Alma Mater statue bears for the curious passerby. It’s a perfect encapsulation of everything a place of...

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