Friday, June 23, 2017

Grant supports development of next-generation electric vehicle batteries

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – The U.S. Department of Energy Vehicle Technologies Office has awarded Donghai Wang, associate professor of mechanical engineering at Penn State,...

Food safety, from farm to fork

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – As the holiday season approaches, millions of Americans will be preparing, cooking, eating and cleaning up holiday feasts enjoyed with...

Penn State Positive Energy spruces up park, tours natural gas company

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – More than a dozen members of Penn State’s Positive Energy student group cleaned up areas of Cross Creek Park in...

Support the Blue Band, Arts and Architecture students on #GivingTuesday

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – After the shopping holidays of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, we now have #GivingTuesday, an international day of philanthropy to...

University releases annual enrollment snapshot, enrollment sees modest growth

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Penn State’s overall enrollment saw a small increase in the past year, as the number of students at University Park,...

Small Life Science Companies Learn How to Access $870 million in...

Dr. Perez. A UCF press release featuring Assistant Professor Manuel Perez is featured on a National Institutes of Health website. The story is the...

Breaking gender barriers — with rockets

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – About 2,500 miles west of State College, Pennsylvania, at Space Exploration Technologies Corporation (SpaceX) headquarters in Hawthorne, California, five Penn...

Penn State Athletics preparing to engage community on Giving Tuesday Nov....

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Penn State Intercollegiate Athletics is pleased to announce it will again participate in #GivingTuesday, a global day of impact that...

Best Western executive joins hospitality management advisory board

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Paul Rigazzi, worldwide sales director for Best Western Hotels & Resorts, has joined the Penn State School of Hospitality Management...

Smith named American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Associate Fellow

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Edward Smith, professor of aerospace engineering at Penn State and director of the Penn State Vertical Lift Research Center of Excellence (VLRCOE),...