Media Highlights

Media Highlights


The sixth annual Central Pennsylvania Regional Career Fair takes place from 2 to 5 p.m. Friday, May 17, at The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel in Innovation Park.


Maria Baker, genetic counselor at Penn State Hershey Medical Center, says we all have the breast cancer gene in our bodies. When that gene mutates, you're in trouble.


Marines Protect Endangered Species: An army of biologists, including Penn State Ph.D. student Christina Aiello, USGS scientist, are on nature patrol at military bases.


Op-ed cites Michael J. Parks' study, published online in March in the journal Aggressive Behavior, which showed bystanders are likely to intervene when others need help.


Penn State climate scientist Richard Alley comments on the consequences of atmospheric carbon dioxide levels surpassing an average daily level of 400 parts per million.


School of International Affairs Professor Flynt Leverett's op-ed authored with Hillary Mann Leverett considers "western intransigence in nuclear diplomacy with Iran."


Summer youth programs are integrating new, comprehensive policies for background checks and child-abuse recognition training for program employees and volunteers.


Glaciologist Richard Alley, commenting on the study, says an icesheet can shrink by waiting for the environment to bring warmth to it or send ice off to find warmth.


A study released at the end of last year by Penn State's David Almeida found that situations don't cause stress, it's how people react to them that does the damage.


John O’Neill, School of Hospitality Management director, says hotel branding is all about (capturing) mind share, and big summer blockbusters are great vehicles for that.