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Penn State ranked in top 25 American public institutions

Photo: Penn State/Christie Clancy. Penn State topped rankings in  U.S. News’ annual "Best Colleges" ranking for 2022-23, released on Sept. 12. In the study, Penn State is in the top 25 among American Association of Universities public institutions, 31st among national public universities and 77th overall among 443 institutions included in the "National Universities" ranking. […]

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07/06/2021
Luxury Living in Happy Valley

A luxury country estate awaits less than a half-hour drive from Penn State’s University Park campus. With 42 acres, a trout stream, commercial center, kennel, private gym and four ponds, Grand Slam Acres offers everything you need, from work to play. The home includes two great rooms, a separate living room, sunroom, TV room, four […]

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06/15/2021
Happy Valley Capturing Human Wave of Tech Talent Leaving Big Cities

In a world where professionals no longer have to sacrifice quality of life for the job of their dreams, Happy Valley is proof that we’ve had it figured out all along. “When my brother applied for a medical position in State College five years ago, one of the things that gave him an advantage was […]

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06/15/2021
Happy Valley’s not-so-secret sauce: Hungry dogs run faster and live better

As professionals leave urban areas, they’re finding cutting-edge jobs and livability in Happy Valley. A vibrant community of visionary thinkers, business leaders and researchers collaborating toward a common goal: success for their customers and benefits for consumers who benefit from their advancements. Together they are transforming industries with innovation in automation, biotech, materials science, big data […]

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06/08/2021
Looking for Your Happy Valley Home? Check Out These Four, Million Dollar Options

Happy Valley regularly makes it onto many “best of” lists, and for good reason. This area is a thriving hub of entrepreneurial spirit, innovation and higher education. It’s easily one of the top places to live and launch in the United States. Larry Walker, associate broker with KBB Realtors, has more than 25 years of […]

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04/27/2021
The Unique Way Avail Technologies Engaged its Virtual Workforce During Pandemic

Image: Avail Technologies State College-based Avail Technologies focused on employees as much as customers in order to thrive in 2020 Last spring, Avail Technologies planned a virtual virtual pinewood derby for its team. It wasn’t something the State College-based technology company typically does, but then again, 2020 wasn’t a typical year. “With the pandemic shutting […]

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12/22/2020
Why Did You Move to Happy Valley? Hear the Honest Truth from Industry Transplants

Image: Fabbaloo Happy Valley may be Industry 4.0’s premier destination, but that’s not the only appeal. The region is rich in opportunities for entrepreneurs and an ecosystem that supports innovation. It also has a unique quality of life, with gorgeous natural surroundings and a vibrant cultural scene that makes it an ideal region to discover […]

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Why Happy Valley?

The last thing you can afford is a risky bet with a Silicon Valley sweetheart, an overseas startup or a slow-moving Fortune 500 company that doesn’t understand your business. Happy Valley is your proven, one-of-a-kind community that blends the best of U.S. Military R&D, top-tier academic research and real-world business results into one Industry 4.0 solution. Whether you need to optimize your business, increase throughput, improve safety or beat back global competition, Happy Valley is the place to make it happen.
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BEST TOWN IN PENNSYLVANIA, NICHE, 2018

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TOP 15 BEST U.S. CITIES FOR ENTREPRENEURS TO LIVE AND LAUNCH, ENTREPRENEUR MAGAZINE, 2016

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NO. 5 BEST SUMMER FESTIVALS, LIVABILITY, 2013

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NO. 7, THE BEST PLACES FOR BUSINESS AND CAREERS, FORBES, 2018

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TOP ADVENTURE TOWN, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC, 2011

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