Media Highlights

Media Highlights

4/4/13

Models have been established at schools such as the College of Medicine, where experienced faculty help push breakthroughs toward market-ready products and services.

4/4/13

People exposed to too many positive messages on Twitter reacted against them, according to Penn State researchers who tracked about 350,000 H1N1 tweets in 2009.

4/3/13

The sooner a person smokes a cigarette upon waking in the morning, the more likely he or she is to acquire lung or oral cancer, according to Penn State researchers.

4/1/13

For-profit online education isn’t the only place where students can find quality distance learning courses and programs. Penn State's World Campus is growing.

4/2/13

Penn State held a symposium on school safety that featured local experts discussing the topic.

4/1/13

A study led by Smeal's Hari Sridhar and published in the Journal of Retailing is one of the first to examine how store openings and closings affect overall firm value.

3/29/13

Penn State is teaming up with local school districts to educate the Centre County community about prevention of school violence.

3/31/13

Canola oil and high-oleic canola oils can lower belly fat when used in place of other selected oil blends, according to Penny Kris-Etherton and other researchers.

3/24/13

About 1,000 people turned out to celebrate the first maple harvest of the year at Shaver's Creek Environmental Center.

3/27/13

Eliza Richardson, Penn State geophysics professor, notes many central and eastern U.S. fault lines are not well mapped, which may impact earthquake frequency near wells.

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