Thursday, May 25, 2017

Philadelphia regional general engineering students present senior projects

Ten Penn State students enrolled in the Philadelphia regional general engineering degree program presented senior capstone projects at the annual Design Expo, held recently...

College of Health and Human Development offers conference for online faculty

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The College of Health and Human Development recently hosted the Online Faculty Conference as an opportunity to promote and facilitate successful...

American chestnut rescue will succeed, but slower than expected

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The nearly century-old effort to employ selective breeding to rescue the American chestnut, which has been rendered functionally extinct by...

Engineering student's breakthrough research featured in industry publication

DUBOIS, Pa. — When Kyle Bear applied to the General Engineering program at Penn State DuBois, he never imagined he may help to influence...

New Penn State Smeal online certificate begins with financial accounting

For Barbara Yener, director of the new Penn State Smeal College of Business online Graduate Certificate in Corporate Accounting, the first class in the...

From Coca to Cacao

Mark Guiltinan and Siela Maximova work together all over the world. As co-directors of Penn State’s endowed cocoa research program—and husband and wife—the two...

Penn State researchers hope to extend berry growing season in Northeast

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — June marks the start of what many here in the Northeast believe is the sweetest part of summer — berry...

A wealth of opportunities

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — A short and simple word has made all the difference for Daniel Zimmerman.“I think that by saying ‘yes,’ I’ve really...

Fayette campus Advisory Board makes annual awards

LEMONT FURNACE, Pa. — The Advisory Board of Penn State Fayette Inc. has named Debbie Powell Manchas and Joseph Segilia III, respectively, as the...

Marriott executive joins hospitality management industry advisory board

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Jennie deCarrier Benzon, vice president of distinctive franchising brands at Marriott International, has joined the Penn State School of Hospitality...