June 6, 2002
now posted on the Web
Final drafts of progress reports on the Framework to
Foster Diversity at Penn State: 1998-2003 submitted by the University's
academic colleges and academic support units now are available for public
review on the Web at http://www.equity.psu.edu/framework/updates/.
can be made that Delaware County
made the first Penn State ice cream
ice cream! While Penn Staters everywhere salivate at the mere mention
of those three yummy words, it's safe to say few know that Penn State's
history was glazed with tasty frozen confections long before the first
Creamery cow produced milk in the 1890s.
from Intellectual Property Office
numbers of faculty members, students and staff members are taking on or
considering the role of entrepreneur to shepherd their ideas and inventions
to the marketplace.
Fulbright Grants is open
The competition for 2003-04 Fulbright and related grants
is now under way. The grants, announced by the U.S. Department of State,
the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board and the Institute of
International Education (IIE), are for graduate study or research abroad
in academic fields and for professional training in the creative and performing
open way to
expand PA FutureConnect
new grants -- totaling $102,300 -- are opening the way for an expansion
of the School of Information Sciences and Technology's PA FutureConnect,
a work-experience program for the school's students that also helps solve
work-force shortage problems for high-tech companies.
Population Research Institute
The Population Research Institute is seeking to fill the
director position with a distinguished demographer who is a member of
the University community.
the 12th consecutive year, the Rehabilitation Center at Milton S. Hershey
Medical Center has received accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation
of Rehabilitation Facilities for its medical rehabilitation programs.
seeks associate director
Penn State Cooperative Extension is seeking candidates
for the position of associate director.