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Photos: Rebuilding a legacy

Updated 3:13 PM ET, Tue September 4, 2012
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A mural on College Avenue in State College, Pennsylvania, features former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno. Artist Michael Pilato put a halo over Paterno after the coach's death. When an investigation found that Paterno helped cover up child sex abuse by a former assistant coach, the halo was painted over. Patrick Smith/Getty Images for CNN
Beaver Stadium, with a seating capacity of more than 106,000, is home to the Penn State football team. Patrick Smith/Getty Images for CNN
On the first day of classes, Penn State students talk on the phone and study outside the HUB, the student union center. Patrick Smith/Getty Images for CNN
Wide receiver Evan Lewis, No. 37, gets ready for a drill with teammates during football practice on Tuesday, August 28. The Nittany Lions face Ohio at home under the direction of new head coach Bill O'Brien for the first game of the season on Saturday. Patrick Smith/Getty Images for CNN
A videographer films the Penn State Nittany Lions during football practice. Patrick Smith/Getty Images for CNN
Students walk through campus on the first day of class on Monday, August 27. The campus is home to more than 40,000 students. Patrick Smith/Getty Images for CNN
A car parked in a garage on campus has a license plate message directed at the former Penn State football coach. Patrick Smith/Getty Images for CNN
A man sits on College Avenue, the main drag that is lined by shops and restaurants. Patrick Smith/Getty Images for CNN
The jury chairs in the courtroom where Sandusky stood trial sit empty at the Centre County Courthouse in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania. Sandusky was found guilty of 45 counts of sexual abuse of young boys over a 15-year period. Sandusky has yet to be sentenced. Patrick Smith/Getty Images for CNN
A student studies on campus. Patrick Smith/Getty Images for CNN
Penn State head football coach Bill O'Brien speaks to the media during a press conference at Beaver Stadium on Tuesday, August 28. O'Brien will lead the Penn State football program for the first time on Saturday. Patrick Smith/Getty Images for CNN
"Peachy Paterno" ice cream sits in the freezer at the Berkey Creamery on campus. The "Sandusky Blitz" flavor has been removed. Patrick Smith/Getty Images for CNN
The clock tower of the Old Main building peeks through the trees on campus. Patrick Smith/Getty Images for CNN
The Blue Band, with a roster of more than 300 students, practices on the first day of school. Patrick Smith/Getty Images for CNN
Coach O'Brien speaks to the media. "No matter what happens on the field, these guys have developed an unbreakable bond." Patrick Smith/Getty Images for CNN
A Paterno cutout stands inside a storefront window on College Avenue. Patrick Smith/Getty Images for CNN