Feature Archive

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Beating the Odds

10/10/13How the College of Education helped Isaac A. Sheppard Elementary School in urban Philadelphia thrive in the face of adversity.

Head Meets Heart—Here

10/4/13VIDEO: What makes Penn Staters stand out doesn't appear on a diploma. Rachel Brennan, associate professor of environmental engineering, rolls up her sleeves to develop ecosystems that purify wastewater.

What will $1 get you these days?

10/4/13An engine that will take you to Detroit. Penn State Beaver students, with a budget of $1, built an award-winning replica of Henry Ford's first combustion engine that has awed folks at Ford.

Students or Scientists? Both!

9/27/13Fueled by a passion for science and biodiversity, eighteen undergraduates brave the wilds of Panama to get real-world research and conservation experience.

Google Called Her!

9/11/13How did Jessica Noland, an IST student at Penn State DuBois, get a summer internship at one of the world's most renowned companies?

Introducing Blue Band 2013

9/3/13The Penn State Blue Band, recognized as one of the nation's finest college marching bands, wows capacity crowds in Beaver Stadium, home of Penn State Nittany Lion football.

Fresh Starts; Lasting Memories

8/28/13Three unique Penn State programs offer first-year students from campuses across Pennsylvania adventurous entrances into college life.

Get Ready, Get Set, Let's Go!

8/21/13Watch the video to see Penn State gearing up for the arrival of our favorite people: our students. See the preparation behind the anticipation of a new school year. Welcome!

Ground-Breaking Roots

8/9/13The U.N. estimates that one in every seven people around the world is hungry. Jonathan Lynch and the Roots Lab use information technology to get to the root of this problem.

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