Feature Archive

Global Features

Universal Language

7/24/15For musicians, music is a language all its own. For the second year in a row, a group of Penn State School of Music students had the unique opportunity to visit Cuba and speak that language with a flair of Cuban culture.

Exploring China

11/17/14From the old to the new, China is full of engineering marvels. This College of Engineering course immerses students in the culture and history behind the country's famous sites.

Protecting Endangered Species

9/30/14VIDEO: Penn State undergraduates bring biology to life in Central America as they help to restore native sea turtle populations through conservation and research.

Bringing Clean Water Home

5/16/14Graduate Advait Kumar believes the world is ready to tackle the water issues of families in rural India. He's already gotten started.

Students or Scientists? Both!

9/27/13Fueled by a passion for science and biodiversity, eighteen undergraduates brave the wilds of Panama to get real-world research and conservation experience.

Teens Today, Leaders Tomorrow

6/25/13When young people across the globe find themselves suddenly leading local communities, Penn State and UNESCO are there to help.

Partners Against Disease

5/23/13Penn State researchers unite with the Nelson Mandela African Institute of Science and Technology to study the dynamics of malaria and sleeping sickness in Tanzania.

Global Views

2/6/13Students captured moments with their cameras as they traveled abroad for educational and cultural adventures. Some results are here to enjoy.