Friday, June 23, 2017

Potential new target for anti-malarial drugs identified

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — A newly described protein could be an effective target for combating drug-resistant malaria parasites. The protein, the transcription factor PfAP2-I,...

Communications intern working for a 'seat at the table'

Editor’s Note: This is the fourth in a series of articles about summer internships for students in the Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications.UNIVERSITY...

York offering review course for Fundamentals of Engineering exam

YORK, Pa. — Penn State York is offering the technical engineering course EMET 402 Fundamentals of Engineering Review for fall 2017. Current students with...

Flipping the traditional medical school training model

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The latest episode in the “Ask the Experts” series features Dr. Jeffrey Wong, associate dean for medical education at Penn...

Penn State Extension educators develop plan to educate plain sect on...

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Technology has changed the way we communicate and learn. Computers, video conferencing and online courses are just a few of...

The case for innovation in healthcare through data

HERSHEY, Pa. — When Dr. Marco D. Huesch joined the faculty of Penn State College of Medicine’s Department of Radiology last July, he brought...

Students build a car and their résumés en route to first...

MIDDLETOWN, Pa. — In their spare time, a group of engineering students in the School of Science, Engineering, and Technology at Penn State Harrisburg...

E-cigarettes less addictive than cigarettes, PATH study shows

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — People who regularly use electronic cigarettes are less dependent on their product than those who regularly use traditional cigarettes, according...

PSFEI celebrates success of facility management course and awards attendees

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Anyone can manage a facility. However, the best facilities, those that are the most efficient, are operated by personnel who...

Penn State IT names new senior director for strategic operations

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Beginning in July, Jennifer Stedelin will join Penn State as the new senior director for strategic operations in the Office...