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Alumnus honored with 2020 Diana Award

Tue, 07 Jul 2020

Shah Rafayat Chowdhury, a 2018 graduate of Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences, has been honored with the 2020 Diana Award, which is regarded as one of the most prestigious accolades young individuals can receive for their social and humanitarian work.

Penn State and University of Freiburg participate in Live Talk

Thu, 02 Jul 2020

On June 24, members of Penn State and the University of Freiburg participated in a Live Talk focused on the continued development of transatlantic partnerships during COVID-19. The talk was part of a series devoted to the impact of the coronavirus on international cooperation in science and research.

New podcast engages research to improve the world's ecological health

Wed, 01 Jul 2020

Andy Cole, an ecologist in the Penn State Stuckeman School’s Department of Landscape Architecture and the director of the Ecology Plus Design research initiative, was inspired to create a new podcast series to address the areas of biodiversity, energy, risk and hazard and water systems in order to bring light to the importance of the world’s health.

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