Fern (Bunny) Willits Honored at Graduate School's Wall of Honor Ceremony
April 16, 2014
Recognized on the 50th anniversary of receiving her doctorate from Penn State and for career achievements
Webinar to focus on climate change’s impacts on regional food systems
April 14, 2014
Climate change and its implications for regional agriculture is the topic of a free web-based seminar being offered at 2 p.m. on Friday, April 25. The webinar is sponsored by the Northeast Regional Center for Rural Development, which is directed by Stephan Goetz, professor of agricultural and regional economics in Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences.
Roshan Kumar Nayak's poster places 2nd at Grad Exhibition
April 9, 2014
Roshan Kumar Nayak’s (PhD candidate in Agricultural and Extension Education and International Agriculture and Development) research poster titled "Trends in Effectiveness of On-Farm Food Safety Workshops: Challenges and Opportunities" received second prize at the 29th Annual Penn State Graduate Exhibition under the Social and Behavioral Sciences category. Congratulations, Roshan!
Student finds her passion for food systems in Pittsburgh
April 9, 2014
As a member of the Penn State women's rugby team, Olivia Lindsey knows a thing or two about teamwork. So it should come as no surprise that when she went looking for an internship last year, she was drawn to the idea of joining a 50-member multi-institution research team.
Quakers and the Environment: Fracking the Marcellus Shale from a Quaker perspective
April 7, 2014
Tim Kelsey, participates in a talk on Quakers and Marcellus Shale gas drilling.