Millersville University (commonly known as Millersville University or MU) is an American public university located in Millersville, Pennsylvania, United States, offering programs embracing the liberal arts as one of the fourteen schools that comprise the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE). Founded in 1855 as the first Normal School in Pennsylvania, Millersville is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools and the Pennsylvania Department of Education.
Penn State is a multicampus public research university that educates students from Pennsylvania, the nation and the world, and improves the well being and health of individuals and communities through integrated programs of teaching, research, and service. Penn State, founded in 1855 as an agricultural college, admitted its first class in 1859. Today Penn State is one of four “state-related” universities (along with the University of Pittsburgh, Temple University, and Lincoln University), institutions that are not state-owned and -operated but that have the character of public universities and receive substantial state appropriations.
FOCUS Brands, Inc. operates and franchises ice cream shoppes, bakeries, restaurants and cafes. Its brands include Carvel, Cinnabon, Schlotzsky's, Moe's Southwest Grill, Auntie Anne's Pretzels and McAlister's Deli. The firm also franchises Seattle's Best Coffee on military bases. FOCUS Brands was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.
Auntie Anne's, Inc. operates a chain of pretzel bakeries. Its products include hand-rolled soft pretzels, specialty items, dips, and beverages. The company was founded by Anne Beiler and Jonas Beiler in 1988 and is headquartered in Lancaster, PA.
Esselte Corp. manufactures and distributes office files, folders and stationery. The firm makes paper-based filing and document management items, workspace products and computer accessories under the Esselte, Leitz, Oxford, Pendaflex and Xyron brands. The company was founded in 1913 and is headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ.