Media Highlights

Media Highlights

4/15/13

An Oyler High School student will be her family's first high school graduate. She hopes to attend Penn State Greater Allegheny to help overcome her region's challenges.

4/13/13

Penn State is creating scholarships and other financial aid options for adult learners.

4/12/13

Environmental archaeologist Douglas Kennett and his team's study confirmed the most common correlation between the Mayan long-form calendar and the present-day calendar.

4/11/13

The Prevention Research Center and Johns Hopkins have joined with Baltimore nonprofit Holistic Life Foundation, which teaches kids yoga, to study mindfulness in youths.

4/10/13

Post notes Global Data on Events, Location and Tone (GDELT) uses CAMEO taxonomy system by Penn State's Philip Schrodt; also cites paper by Ph.D. candidate James Yonamine.

4/10/13

The Office of Naval Research has launched a collaborative initiative with university researchers focused on synthetic, or engineered, cells. Penn State is a participant.

4/11/13

Penn State biologist Blair Hedges has studied frogs in the Caribbean since the 1980s and is quoted among researchers who have noticed disappearing species in the region.

4/9/13

Reviewer says Penn State's production was undoubtedly one of the finer full versions undertaken of this almost impossibly difficult work.

4/9/13

Meteorology professor Jose Fuentes and undergraduate John Zenker's research finds ozone gets in the way of insects finding their favorite food.

4/8/13

Penn State World Campus' executive director writes that open online courses may not solve fundamental challenges, but explains how online higher education succeeds.

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