Media Highlights

Media Highlights

5/16/13

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.

5/15/13

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.

5/13/13

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.

5/12/13

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.

5/10/13

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.

5/10/13

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

5/9/13

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

5/8/13

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.

5/8/13

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.

5/7/13

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.

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