- Winning Nobel Prizes.
- Raising $89 million to fight pediatric cancer.
- Flying in space: astronauts and alumni Paul J. Weitz '54, Guion S. Bluford Jr '64.,
Robert J. Cenker '70, '73g, and James A. Pawelczyk '85g.
- Developing LionHeart™, the first fully implantable heart assist device.
- Earning the most Fulbright Scholars of any university.
Alumni, faculty, and students—Penn Staters all—continue to do amazing things to change the world and swell our pride. Our alma mater is a world leader in research that benefits humankind, in educating students to become the leaders of tomorrow, in graduating our student-athletes, in alumni making a difference.
We Are the Penn State Family, and We Share ONE PRIDE.
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