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The cover of "Hope You Guess My Name" and reviewer Cheryl Bazzoui.
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“Hope You Guess My Name” By Heather Harlen

Posted on October 20, 2016

Heather Harlen’s debut novel, Hope You Guess My Name, is a thriller that will make readers wonder what’s behind the veneers of their own communities. Marina Konyeshna, the book’s main character, is threatened after she discovers a human trafficking ring in her hometown in Eastern Pennsylvania. Continue »


Congressional 5th District candidates - Glenn Thompson and Kerith Strano Taylor

Race for the 5th Debate

Posted on October 17, 2016

WPSU broadcast a live political debate on Saturday, October 15, 2016. Hear from incumbent Glenn Thompson (R) and challenger Kerith Strano Taylor (D). Continue »


Marty Sliwinski
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Penn State’s Center for Healthy Aging

Posted on October 7, 2016

Dr. Marty Sliwinski directs Penn State’s Center for Healthy Aging, one of many such centers around the country, where he’s involved in ground-breaking training, research and outreach aimed at identifying the underlying pathways to healthy and unhealthy aging. Continue »


Odd Squad Live
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Odd Squad LIVE!

Posted on October 6, 2016

Attention Odd Squad agents: State College is about to get really odd, and Ms. O needs you to help solve it. Continue »

Tuesday, October 25, at 6:30 p.m.


Brooke Gladstone, cohost and managing editor of WNYC's "On the Media"
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The 2016 Campaign And More With Brooke Gladstone

Posted on September 23, 2016

Brooke Gladstone joins us from her studio at WNYC, where On The Media is produced, to help us make sense of the information environment we live in.  She’ll also talk about media bias—it turns out, there are lots of different kinds—and we’ll ponder the often-asked question: Did the media create the Trump candidacy? Continue »