Media Highlights

Media Highlights

  • 12/30/16

    There are some research-based daily practices that might help you become more optimistic.

  • 12/31/16

    Single-sex classrooms, long discouraged under Title IX, the federal law that prohibits gender discrimination in education, have been gaining prominence in recent years.

  • 12/23/16

    “There’s lots of innovation... but we really need things that can start saving lives in a timeline of three to five years,” said Penn State's Matt Thomas.

  • 12/30/16

    Ben Blake, Colleen Brennan, and John Shoener of Pottsville talk with Clay LePard from WNEP-TV about their upcoming Blue Band trip to the Rose Bowl in California.

  • 12/20/16

    A predominantly white Alabama city wants to break from a county school system, a move that may lead to resegregation. Penn State's Erica Frankenberg weighs in.

  • 12/20/16

    Six retailers have agreed to end 'on-call' shift scheduling, the New York Attorney General's office announced. It's good news for employees and it could help business.

  • 12/20/16

    A program that targeted visitors from Muslim-majority countries was phased out in 2011—but unless it’s dismantled completely, Donald Trump could easily reinstate it.

  • 12/20/16

    We tend to think of compassion as a good thing, but new research shows the surprising ways that it can hold women back.

  • 12/19/16

    Many have pointed out that one common refrain for defenders of the Electoral College is that it forces candidates to visit rural America, and this is true.

  • 12/20/16

    In a Penn State study on high school students, researchers found that romantic partners weren't likely to be friends or share the same friendship group.

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