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Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS)
Studying People — In the Context of Continual Change
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Rohan Murphy Interacting with High School Student at Motivational Speaking Engagement
Alumni Spotlight
Penn State alumnus and double amputee forges career as motivational speaker

Rohan Murphy, whose legs were amputated at the age of four, found the grit to transform himself into a standout Penn State athlete in the sport of wrestling. Now a nationally in-demand motivational speaker who has been featured by Nike and Sport Illustrated, he’ll appear in the College of Health and Human Development’s 2020 Distinguished Alumni Speaker Series.