Media Highlights

Media Highlights

9/2/13

Independent (meaning trusted by beekeepers) Penn State researchers conclude that the pyrethroid insecticides overall pose far more potential for harm to bees.

9/2/13

Can sleep debt never be paid back? Not at all, said Alexandros Vgontzas, director of the sleep research and treatment center, Penn State. But it may take longer.

9/3/13

For the first time, the spouses of military members will be eligible for grant money from Penn State’s World Campus to reduce their costs of tuition.

8/25/13

The return of house flipping can signal a normalizing housing market, says Austin Jaffe, chair of the Department of Risk Management.

8/2/13

An article examining pros and cons of 'retail therapy' quotes Meg Meloy, associate professor of marketing, who says that shopping can be an outlet for negative emotions.

8/30/13

Penn State held its Archaeological Field School — a program where students learn how to excavate an archaeological site located at Fort Shirley in Huntington County.

8/29/13

A new World Campus masters program will help provide more knowledge about renewable energy and sustainability systems to professionals working in the field.

8/22/13

Penn State Public Media is partnering with more than 400 public radio and television stations across the country to sustain federal funding for public media.

8/21/13

The university is extending tuition grants to military spouses who attend Penn State's World Campus.

8/27/13

Former Australian diplomat Richard Butler was the United Nations chief weapons inspector in Iraq. Now a professor at Penn State, he spoke with its leading news host.

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