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Penn State geography researcher Bronwen Powell is studying food markets in Morocco
Researcher tackling loss of healthy traditional diets in Morocco
07/12/2018

Morocco's food landscape has been undergoing a major shift: Obesity is on the rise while traditional, healthy food is becoming more scarce. Penn State geography researcher Bronwen Powell wants to know what's driving these trends.


A new general education course at University Park — GEOG 397 — will immerse students in the world of virtual reality
New course puts Penn State students in control of transformational technology
07/09/2018

A new general education course at University Park -- GEOG 397 -- will immerse students in the world of virtual reality, 360-degree video, augmented reality and more.


Clio Andris used decades worth of data to track the "pull power" of collegiate athletics.
Athletic 'pull' increases campus diversity
07/02/2018

The next time you see your favorite collegiate athlete on the field or court, think again about their road to getting there.


Penn State is accepting applications for the new graduate certificate in geospatial programming and web map development.
Penn State launches new graduate certificate for geospatial software developers
07/02/2018

Penn State has launched a new graduate certificate aimed at helping geospatial professionals working in the GIS and web mapping industries to expand their software development and coding skills.


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Penn State announces fixed-term faculty promotions, effective July 1, 2018
06/25/2018

The following is a list of fixed-term faculty promotions at Penn State, effective July 1.