Media Highlights

Media Highlights

  • 5/27/13

    Dan Shapiro, professor of psychiatry at Penn State and a cancer survivor, is the author of a new book, “And in Health: A Guide for Couples Facing Cancer Together.”

  • 5/28/13

    GM said Penn State was named this year’s winner after impressing inspectors and other judges representing various EcoCAR 2 sponsors with its ethanol (E85) plug-in hybrid.

  • 5/25/13

    "The clays, and the friction behavior of the clays [in sediments], seem to be an important part of the story," said study researcher Demian Saffer, Penn State geologist.

  • 5/26/13

    Getting into the visual arts program at Penn State can be a complicated proposition. That's why the university has just unveiled an innovative arts camp program.

  • 5/24/13

    Penn State SBDC client Dr. Wei-Shin Lai, CEO of AcousticSheep, was honored as the recipient of the Governor’s 2013 Entrepreneur ImPAct Award.

  • 5/23/13

    Rob Frieden, professor of telecommunications and law, says Japan's SoftBank addresses concerns about purchase of Sprint by offering U.S. government a Sprint board seat.

  • 5/23/13

    A team including Penn State School of Medicine researchers has found a connection between dietary exposure to the chemical DEHP and elevated blood pressure in children.

  • 5/21/13

    Researchers at Penn State, Tufts University and University of Pennsylvania found that one consumption of the oil component in walnuts favorably affected vascular health.

  • 5/22/13

    ''People love a stage or a pulpit from which they can broadcast,'' said Shyam Sundar, Media Effects Research Laboratory, Penn State. ''The genie is out of the bottle."

  • 5/20/13

    The College of Medicine's Sleep Research & Treatment Center study participants who consumed more fat fell asleep faster during the day than those who ate more carbs.