Media Highlights

Media Highlights

  • 7/2/14

    Carol Weisman, distinguished professor in Penn State's College of Medicine, explains that when a pregnancy is planned, overall health outcomes tend to be better.

  • 7/2/14

    Courtney L. Young, librarian of Penn State Greater Allegheny, was elected Tuesday as the president of the American Library Association at its annual conference.

  • 7/1/14

    In its most recent “Our Commonwealth” Poll, Harper Polling asked participants which university they respected the most. Given several choices, citizens chose Penn State.

  • 6/30/14

    Since the recession, the fight for raises and promotions has gotten cutthroat and more workers fret over job security, says Penn State economics professor Lonnie Golden.

  • 6/30/14

    Paul Markowski, professor of meteorology, says the wild idea wouldn't work, and also chafed at the notion that stopping "air mass clashes" could stop tornadoes.

  • 6/29/14

    Are people racist against black dogs? A 2013 study by Penn State psychologists revealed that people find images of black dogs scarier than photos of yellow or brown dogs.

  • 6/30/14

    Study leader Mark Mescher, an associate professor of entomology, says a mosquito's malaria parasite changes an infected person's body odor as a cue for other mosquitoes.

  • 6/30/14

    Study leader Mark Mescher, an associate professor of entomology, says a mosquito's malaria parasite changes an infected person's body odor as a cue for other mosquitoes.

  • 6/25/14

    Understanding how a virus (AAV2) kills cancer cells may lead to new treatments for breast cancer, according to Penn State College of Medicine researchers.

  • 6/23/14

    On the heels of its Advanced Weather Camp for 11th- and 12th-graders, Penn State’s meteorology department is holding the camp for youth interested in meteorology.

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