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2020 presidential primary candidate Andrew Yang speaks to Penn State Altoona students via Zoom.
Andrew Destin


For the Penn State Altoona Distinguished Speaker Series, 2020 presidential primary candidate Andrew Yang spoke to students, faculty and staff Wednesday night via Zoom. Yang encouraged students to vote and get active in their local communities.


Chelsea Clinton visits her mother's campaign headquarters in downtown State College on September 7, 2016.
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Chelsea Clinton spoke to a packed room of volunteers and thanked them for their support of her mother, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. 

She spoke about her grandfather, who graduated from Penn State in 1935, and her grandmother who wished she was able to finish college as he did. 

She also stressed the need to register young people in Pennsylvania to vote in the coming election.