Media Highlights

Media Highlights


Dan Shapiro, professor of psychiatry at Penn State and a cancer survivor, is the author of a new book, “And in Health: A Guide for Couples Facing Cancer Together.”


GM said Penn State was named this year’s winner after impressing inspectors and other judges representing various EcoCAR 2 sponsors with its ethanol (E85) plug-in hybrid.


"The clays, and the friction behavior of the clays [in sediments], seem to be an important part of the story," said study researcher Demian Saffer, Penn State geologist.


Getting into the visual arts program at Penn State can be a complicated proposition. That's why the university has just unveiled an innovative arts camp program.


Penn State SBDC client Dr. Wei-Shin Lai, CEO of AcousticSheep, was honored as the recipient of the Governor’s 2013 Entrepreneur ImPAct Award.


Rob Frieden, professor of telecommunications and law, says Japan's SoftBank addresses concerns about purchase of Sprint by offering U.S. government a Sprint board seat.


A team including Penn State School of Medicine researchers has found a connection between dietary exposure to the chemical DEHP and elevated blood pressure in children.


Researchers at Penn State, Tufts University and University of Pennsylvania found that one consumption of the oil component in walnuts favorably affected vascular health.


''People love a stage or a pulpit from which they can broadcast,'' said Shyam Sundar, Media Effects Research Laboratory, Penn State. ''The genie is out of the bottle."


The College of Medicine's Sleep Research & Treatment Center study participants who consumed more fat fell asleep faster during the day than those who ate more carbs.