‘This is Penn State’: Fast Times at Lehigh Valley


With a cycling track a few miles from campus, Penn State Lehigh Valley has become a destination for those with dreams of cycling glory.

‘This is Penn State’: Coach Chambers


Men’s basketball coach Patrick Chambers is all about attitude. This episode offers his guide to slam dunking problems with the power of positive thinking.

This is Penn State: Dairy Barns Bonus


In this bonus clip, “This is Penn State” shows the high-tech process behind gathering the milk that makes Berkey Creamery ice cream so fresh and so delicious.

This is Penn State: Berkey Creamery


Milk, cream, sugar – simple ingredients that most us have in our refrigerators and cupboards, but Tom Palchak, operations manager for Berkey Creamery at Penn State, takes these ingredients and makes some of the most heavenly concoctions that most have ever tasted, and Tom won’t take the credit for it. There is a small army of bovines on the edge of campus that produce the milk and cream that is the foundation for most Creamery products. Watch this installment of “This is Penn State” as Tom sends Bill to university dairy operations to see where the “magic” happens.

This Is Penn State Shorts: What’s up with the size of that cone?


Most patrons who leave the Creamery with a cone or a dish are very rarely left wanting for more. The regulation Penn State portion is already several ounces more that than the national average. Add to this, Creamery employees who are sometimes, a little free with the scooper, and you have a battle that falls on the shoulders of the Creamery Manager. In this installment of “This is Penn State:Shorts,” Bill Zimmerman interviews Tom Palchak as he details what is a dilemma for the Creamery, but a windfall for its customers.

This Is Penn State Shorts: Things that affect flavor offerings


In this episode of This Is Penn State Shorts, Tom Palchak, Manager of the the Berkley Creamery, talks about some of the things that determine what flavors are offered.

This is Penn State: Penn State Woodsmen


Where do Penn Staters transform into lumberjacks and lumberjills? “This is Penn State” meets the Penn State Woodsmen.

This is Penn State: Shaver’s Creek


Where can you see eye-to-eye with owls and snakes? “This is Penn State” visits Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center.

This is Penn State: West Hall Cookies


How does a cookie get rock star status? “This is Penn State” explores the magic of West Halls cookies.