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Solar power
Researchers to discuss future of solar energy
06/15/2017

Two Penn State researchers will present "Unwrapping the Power of Solar Energy" at 7 p.m. on June 20 at Liberty Craft House, 346 E. College Ave., in State College.


Mobile virtual reality app
Researchers create virtual mobile tour of University Park campus
06/13/2017

A Penn State research group in the Department of Geography developed a mobile app that offers an immersive virtual tour of class gifts and public art across University Park.


Penn State Old Main
Penn State promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2017
05/22/2017

The following is a list of academic promotions for tenured and tenure-line faculty members at Penn State, effective July 1.


A beach house on the Bolivar Peninsula near Galveston, TX, destroyed by Hurricane Ike in 2008.
Sustainable Climate Risk Management Summer School marks fifth year
05/19/2017

The Network for Sustainable Climate Risk Management (SCRiM) is seeking applications for its fifth annual summer school, which runs from July 30 to Aug. 4 at Penn State.


Alumni from the Graduates of Earth and Mineral Sciences board of directors pose for a photo.
Alumni mentoring program underscores dedication to improving student experiences
05/15/2017

Alumni of the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences volunteer their time to benefit students in the college in the numerous ways, the newest of which is an alumni-student mentoring program.