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Eric Barron and guests on the set of Digging Deeper
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Fake News

Posted on January 20, 2019

Penn State President Eric Barron and guests talk about the emergence of fake news, it’s impact on American culture and what it means for the legitimate news media. Continue »


NPR Student Podcast Challenge

NPR Student Podcast Challenge

Posted on January 14, 2019

NPR is inviting students between 5th and 12th grade from around the country to create a podcast, then — with the help of a teacher — compete for a chance to win the grand prize and have your work appear on NPR. Continue »


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Author Justin Torres On Creating Art From Pain

Posted on November 16, 2018

Justin Torres is the author of the international bestseller "We the Animals," which tells the story of three brothers growing up in a tumultuous household. The novel was adapted into a film that will be released on DVD and Blu-Ray on November 20. We talked with Torres about the film adaptation and how his life shaped his fiction. Continue »


Essayist Madi Christopher
WPSU's This I Believe

I Believe in Waking Up

Posted on November 9, 2018

There are many things that define my life: my love of swimming and theatre, my desire to be with my friends at all times, my inclination to stay up late to finish a good book. My late nights, paired with early-morning workout sessions, mean I drink a lot of coffee, because I believe in waking up. Continue »