The Rediscover State College Podcast

Welcome to the Rediscover State College Podcast. On this show, we talk to locals about how they were able to find their happy place in Happy Valley.

We can’t wait to give you a glimpse into the communities that make State College so special – listen to the trailer to learn more!

Season 1 Episodes

Season 1 Trailer

Season 1 Trailer: People with the Coolest Jobs in State College

Season 1 of the Rediscover State College Podcast is all about people who have what we think are some of the coolest jobs in State College.

Episode 1

Working a Big City Tech Job Remotely from State College

Trevor Calabro’s cool job in State College: Working remotely as the lead UX researcher for Bowery Valuation, a NYC based appraisal firm.

Episode 2

Teaching Full-time at Penn State without a PhD

Bill Zimmerman’s cool job in State College: Teaching full-time in the Penn State Bellisario College of Communications, without a PhD.

Episode 3

Running a Children’s Musical Theatre Program

Leah Mueller and Jared Yarnall-Schane’s cool job in State College: owning and running Singing Onstage, a children’s musical theatre program.

Episode 4

Opening a Restaurant and Music Venue in the State College Area

Liz Grove’s cool job in State College: owning and running Pine Grove Hall, an upscale restaurant, bar, and music venue.

Episode 5

Becoming a Professional Musician in State College

Eric Ian Farmer’s cool job in State College: professional musician.

Episode 6

Owning a Real Estate Investment and Interior Design Company

Josh and Lizzie Parra’s cool job in State College: owners and founders of Parra Design & Build, a real estate investment and interior design company.