Additional Sites

There are a number of other relevant websites available for your convenience. Some of these websites include the following:

Penn State News
The University’s official news source from the Office of Strategic Communications

Penn State Main Website
The University’s main website.

Office of the President --
This is the official website for the Penn State Office of the President. It includes information about the president, his goals and initiatives, speeches and commentary, video and photos.

Penn State University Board of Trustees
This is the official website for the Penn State Board of Trustees. It includes information about the trustees' responsibilities, upcoming meetings, minutes and agendas, and recent news. The site also includes links to information about University governance; the charter, bylaws and standing orders; membership; staff; and history. Outlined on the site is the new structure of the board.

Penn State Hershey Center for the Protection of Children
Founded in late 2011, the Penn State Hershey Center for the Protection of Children (PSHCPC) was created to advance Penn State's efforts to address the devastating problem of child abuse and to provide infrastructure for expanding work in this vital area. Creating an alliance of clinicians, scientists, legal scholars and educators focused on improving the detection, treatment, and prevention of child abuse, this new Center’s vision is to become a national leader in child abuse clinical care, research, education, and policy. By locating the Center within Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital, it will be able to collaborate and complement, rather than duplicate, the efforts of existing agencies and programs in the region and across the Commonwealth.

The Network on Child Protection and Well-Being -

Built on Penn State’s established expertise in children, youth and families, the Network encompasses an interdisciplinary group of faculty dedicated to identifying the causes of child maltreatment and developing approaches that will promote prevention, detection, and treatment. The Network's mission is to advance child protection and well-being through research, education, and engagement.

Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape -
The mission of the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape (PCAR) is to work to eliminate all forms of sexual violence and to advocate for the rights and needs of victims of sexual assault. PCAR is an organization working at the state and national levels to prevent sexual violence. Incepted in 1975, PCAR continues to use its voice to challenge public attitudes, raise public awareness, and effect critical changes in public policy, protocols, and responses to sexual violence.

University Police and Public Safety
The Penn State University Police provides all law enforcement and security services to the University Park campus. The department provides 24-hour patrol services to the campus and University-owned properties year round.

Penn State Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)
CAPS provides group and individual counseling, crisis intervention, and psychological and psychiatric evaluations for undergraduate and graduate students, as well as prevention and consultation services for the University community.

Penn State Hotlines
This website provides a list of hotlines and resources for the Penn State community.

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Media Relations

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Media Contact: David La Torre

Office of Strategic Communications
The Pennsylvania State University
309 Old Main
University Park, PA 16802

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