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Roars and tours

As a Lion Ambassador at Penn State Wilkes-Barre, Jessica Atkinson is often one of the first people who prospective students and their families meet. In addition to providing visitors with an overview of the campus, the tours she gives are also helping her build skills in the field she plans to pursue.

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Fur real: Dogs bring joy to community at Penn State Wilkes-Barre

Bear and Holly, a pair of 7-year-old golden retriever siblings who are owned by two sisters, enjoy daily walks at Penn State Wilkes-Barre, where students receive them with open arms.