Media Highlights

Media Highlights

  • 9/15/14

    Nationally known online colleges have seen their enrollments explode in recent years, but they now face competition in each state!

  • 9/12/14

    William Blair, director of the George and Ann Richards Civil War Era Center at Penn State, authors a section of the story about disenfranchised deserters.

  • 9/11/14

    Officials insist that what looked like a lowly bag of garbage left in a field is, in fact, the start of an educational and green revolution at the campus.

  • 9/9/14

    Marc Abrams, a forest ecologist, has been watching the leaves change colors for 28 years, and in the early going this year he has noticed a change of another sort.

  • 9/9/14

    Penn State researchers think they've found a shortcut that may lead to the production of graphene in industrial amounts that could bring dramatic advances to many fields.

  • 9/9/14

    Study findings by Karen Gasper and Brianna Middlewood suggest that boredom boosts creativity because of how people prefer to alleviate it.

  • 9/7/14

    Arpita Roy, an astronomy and astrophysics doctoral student, discusses the the moon's orbit of the Earth. She authored a recent report on the lunar view we see on Earth.

  • 9/3/14

    Courtney Young, Penn State Greater Allegheny librarian and president of the American Library Association, notes how tech is changing libraries' costs, layout, services.

  • 9/8/14

    Psychologist David Rosenbaum discusses "precrastination," a term he coined to describe those who jump directly into the task at hand, sometimes to their detriment.

  • 9/4/14

    Professor Shoba Sivaprasad Wadhia, who has written extensively about executive powers in immigration law, explains why the president has authority to defer deportations.