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Environmental Microbiology Symposium set for Sept. 28 26 Aug 2013 | 10:41 pm
The Environmental Microbiology Symposium, hosted by the Department of Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology, will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 28 in Thomas 100.
Heinemann honored by national engineering society 24 Aug 2013 | 01:10 am
Paul Heinemann, professor of agricultural and biological engineering at Penn State, has been named a Fellow by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers. The society recognized him...
Free Arboretum event to celebrate Pennsylvania's forests 23 Aug 2013 | 08:29 pm
Those interested in woodlands, trees, wildlife and other aspects of nature will come together next month on Penn State's University Park campus for Pennsylvania Forest Fest, a celebration of the state...
Penn State Dairy Science Club named a nationwide Outstanding Chapter 23 Aug 2013 | 12:37 am
Penn State's Dairy Science Club received national recognition when it was named the Outstanding Chapter at the American Dairy Science Association (ADSA)/American Society of Animal Science Student Affi...
Penn State animal science students win national Quadrathlon 23 Aug 2013 | 12:28 am
Students from Penn State's Department of Animal Science captured first place in the national academic Quadrathlon held as part of the Joint Annual Meeting of the American Dairy Science Association and...
Extension specialist: Carefully follow instructions to preserve foods safely 22 Aug 2013 | 01:19 am
Whether you picked a basket of tomatoes from your own garden or purchased a peck of cucumbers from your favorite farm stand, you can continue to enjoy fresh fruits and vegetables throughout the year b...
Aug. 28 webinar to examine water sales to shale-gas drilling companies 21 Aug 2013 | 06:52 pm
Water use by the Marcellus Shale gas industry in Pennsylvania and West Virginia will be the subject of a Web-based seminar offered by Penn State Extension.
Student Stories: Animal Science major savors lab experience related to cows 21 Aug 2013 | 01:43 am
Most folks never think about it, but cows contribute many things to our daily lives, and Alicia Rickabaugh learned all about them last year.
Penn State's ORION wilderness program introduces new students to college life 20 Aug 2013 | 08:21 pm
Some 240 incoming Penn State students from campuses across the state take part in the ORION Wilderness Experience, a program intended to ease the transition to college.
Multiple genes manage how people taste sweeteners 20 Aug 2013 | 06:18 pm
Genetics may play a role in how people's taste receptors send signals, leading to a wide spectrum of taste preferences, according to Penn State food scientists. These varied, genetically influenced re...