7 hrs ago
PSU fans plan new Paterno statue
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. Fans of the late Pennsylvania State University football coach Joe Paterno are planning to commission a new bronze statue of him and place it across from the school.
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12 hrs ago
Apparatus X: An off-grid disaster relief vehicle, micro-home, and more
Inspired by a perceived lack of adequate services for victims of 2005's Hurricane Katrina, a team of engineering and architecture students at Pennsylvania State University have joined forces to create something that can help.
Wed Apr 23, 2014
The City Wire
Honor, promotion garnered by Crystal Bridges employees
Sandra Keiser Edwards, deputy director of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, will receive the Western Illinois University Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters at Western's spring 2014 commencement exercises on May 10. KEISER EDWARDS The Honorary Doctorate is the highest award Western Illinois University can bestow upon an individual who has ... (more)
Penn State Adds McAlister's Deli Outlet
McAlister's Deli has signed an agreement with Pennsylvania State University to open a location in the HUB-Robeson Center on the University Park campus in State College, PA.
Blue LEDs Fail Color Differentiation Test
STATE COLLEGE, Pa., and FREMONT, Calif., April 23, 2014 - Not all shades of white are identical, although traditional and some LED lighting can make this difficult to prove.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Vaccine researcher Biao He named Davison Chair at UGA
Biao He, a renowned veterinary virologist and vaccine developer, has been appointed to the Fred C. Davison Distinguished University Chair in Veterinary Medicine.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
ESU alumnus named to top PASSHE post -
Marcus S. Lingenfelter, a member of the Council of Trustees at East Stroudsburg University, has been elected president of the Pennsylvania Association of Councils of Trustees, which comprises the trustees from the 14 Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education universities.
Lawmakers broaden push against sex crimes
Unlike the military assault measures, these efforts _ almost all bipartisan _ have gone largely uncelebrated.
What Law Schools Can Teach Colleges about Lowering Tuition
Administrators are being forced to cut prices as fewer students apply to law school.
McAlister's Deli to Open at Pennsylvania State University
"As we continue to develop McAlister's Deli nationwide, opening in non-traditional locations like colleges and universities is an important part of our growth strategy.
Vitamin B3 might have been made in space, delivered to Earth by meteorites
Ancient Earth might have had an extraterrestrial supply of vitamin B3 delivered by carbon-rich meteorites, according to a new analysis by NASA-funded researchers.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Battle Creek Enquirer
Franklin said the changes would give the district enough time to delay classes by two hours if needed because of springtime weather, but any more canceled days would require the district to add more days to the end of the school year.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Black Kos, Week In Review
Warren Washington is an internationally recognized expert on atmospheric science and climate research.
Jacksonville Daily News
Powers initiated into Phi Kappa Phi
Jaclyn Powers of Jacksonville was recently initiated into Phi Kappa Phi, a collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Wikipedia searches and sick tweets predict flu cases
The internet will see you now. A new algorithm can track flu cases across the US by mining data from Wikipedia.
The Bennington Banner
YATST spotlighted at international education conference
Vermont's effort to elevate student involvement in learning and school decision-making was featured at the recent American Education Research Association annual meeting in Philadelphia.
Vitamin B3 May Have Been Made In Space,...
Image Caption: Karen Smith crushing meteorites with a mortar and pestle in Goddard's Astrobiology Analytical Laboratory to prepare them for analysis.
How to Clip and Bathe Safely
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
UI named mentoring center for minority graduate students
UI mathematics professor and UCEM principal investigator Philip Kutzko has a distinguished history of minority mentoring, having been honored with a national mentoring award by President Obama in 2009.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Contra Costa Times
San Jose State names provost and vice-president for academic affairs
Following exhaustive consideration of more than 70 candidates nationwide, San Jose State University has reached inside its own management team to name Andrew Hale Feinstein as the No.