Media Highlights

Media Highlights

  • 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.

  • 5/7/13

    Kinesiology Ph.D. candidate and study author Riley Sheehan and colleagues examined whether muscles’ metabolic demands contribute to the body's natural stride frequency.

  • 4/18/13

    Penn State Behrend alum George Dodworth brought the magic to Tom Cruise's latest film. Dodworth earned a B.S. in Electrical Engineering at the college in 1999.

  • 5/6/13

    Sandra Spanier, Hemingway researcher and English professor, has reviewed the latest release of the documents and said they will help biographers and historians.

  • 5/6/13

    James L.W. West III, English professor, discusses Chicago's Ginevra King, F. Scott Fitzgerald's lost love and inspiration for Daisy Buchanan in "The Great Gatsby."

  • 5/6/13

    There will be no huge atmospheric or climatic shift once carbon dioxide hits 400 ppm, but the milestone has symbolic significance, said climate scientist Michael Mann.

  • 5/4/13

    Over the course of evolution, skin color was influenced, among other factors, by our need for healthy bones, explains anthropology professor Nina Jablonski.

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