Thursday, May 25, 2017

Students plan fall community events as part of learning experience

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Students enrolled in Programming in Recreation Services are planning several community events as a way to gain practical experience while...

Aerospace engineering professor receives prestigious flight simulation award

­UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Joe Horn has been selected to receive the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) 2017 de Florez Award for...

Research project brings STEM education to rural families

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Rural families will have the opportunity to learn from local science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) experts thanks to a...

Honavar named distinguished visiting chair at the Indian Institute of Science

Professor Vasant G. Honavar, Edward Frymoyer Chair of Information Sciences and Technology (IST), has been named Sudha Murty Distinguished Visiting Chair in Neurocomputing and...

Alumnus’ $1 million gift endows internships, study in Washington Program

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. A Penn State alumnus who made his mark in Washington, D.C., building a career that spanned more than five decades and...

Metamaterial device allows chameleon-like behavior in the infrared

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- An electric current will not only heat a hybrid metamaterial, but will also trigger it to change state and fade...

Welch named Penn State’s Chief Information Security Officer

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Penn State announced today (Oct. 26) that Donald J. Welch has been named the University’s chief information security officer (CISO),...

Fox receives Geosynthetics International’s best paper award

  UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Patrick Fox, the John A. and Harriette K. Shaw Professor and Head of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering...

MAE Assistant Professor Wins Early Career Engineer Award

Dr. Subith Vasu addresses his class. Photo courtesy the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons. The ASME International Gas Turbine Institute has selected Dr....

Pianist Christopher Guzman to play four-hand recital with guest artist Anton...

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.  Penn State piano faculty member Christopher Guzman will perform a four-hand recital with guest artist Anton Nel, a piano faculty member...