Media Highlights

Media Highlights


A new study reaffirms the necessity to be extremely careful when handling and cooking chicken, even — and maybe especially — if it comes from the farmers market.


VLN is an interactive teaching and learning program that allows Penn State students to take courses that may not be offered at the campus closest to them.


About 30,000 people have enrolled in the world’s first digital mapping MOOC (massive open online course), taught by geographer Anthony Robinson, which kicks off tomorrow.


Climate scientists including Penn State's James Kasting are probing Earth's ancient history for what it can teach them about our planet — but also about other planets.


Born July 15, 1913, to Swiss parents, former Penn State coach Gene Wettstone holds the record for NCAA men’s team championships by a single coach (9).


Human-like robots are increasingly loved if they take good care of their owners, a new study suggests.


In the wake of an epidemic fungal disease, experts say little brown bats should be handled tenderly.


For the faculty members of a new free online course, creativity and innovation aren't just the purview of artists, musicians or designers.


Millions of Americans are furthering their educations — whether at the bachelor's or master's level — from the comfort of their own homes.


LER’s World Campus master’s degree in HR and employment relations is designed for working practitioners and has an enrollment of more than 600 part-time students.