What's in your water?

Interactive Water Analysis Lunch and Learn Workshop Learn more at thermofisher.com/wateranalysis Join us for an informative Water Analysis Workshop with Thermo Fisher Scientific experts and a distinguished guest speaker. Learn how our latest instrumentation, powerful software, and sample preparation tools can be applied to workflows for routine and research water analysis.

Laser ablation techniques for major/trace element and isotope ratio determinations in solid materials; Applications in the geologic, biologic, forensic, agriculture and materials sciences.

Webinar: Laser ablation techniques for major/trace element and isotope ratio determinations in solid materials; Applications in the geologic, biologic, forensic, agriculture and materials sciences.
Speakers: Michael T. Colucci, Jhanis Gonzalez, and Chuck Sisson – Applied Spectra, Inc., 46665 Fremont Blvd, Fremont CA 94538
Organizer: The Energy and Environmental Sustainability Laboratories (EESL)

Drawdown Topics

Please indicate topics that are relevant to your research interests and at the bottom of the form provide a description of your research interests as they pertain to your selected topics.

Call for Abstracts: Chesapeake Research & Modeling Symposium

The CCMP is now accepting abstracts for presentations at the Chesapeake Research & Modeling Symposium 2018. The theme of the 2018 symposium is Advancing observational and modeling research to support Chesapeake Bay management and restoration. To submit an abstract, you must first register for the symposium. Once you have registered, you will be prompted to submit an abstract to the session or sessions of your choice. Please forward this email to any colleagues who might be interested.

The deadline for abstracts is March 1, 2018.

Bridges to Translation IV

Penn State Clinical and Translational Science Institute will launch its next round of funding through the Bridges to Translation IV Request for Application on February 13. Join us for a workshop on the review process, an opportunity to network with colleagues, and short presentations from experts in the field.

PLANETARY HEALTH: An Upstream Approach to Addressing the Needs of Patients and Communities

The Penn State College of Nursing will host a visiting scholar, Dr. Ruth McDermott-Levy, PhD, MPH, RN, Associate Professor and Director, Center for Global and Public Health, Villanova University, Philadelphia. We wish to bring your attention to the public lecture titled “PLANETARY HEALTH: An Upstream Approach to Addressing the Needs of Patients and Communities”. The lecture will take place on Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m., at the Foster Auditorium, 102 Paterno Library, University Park.

Center for Security Research and Education: Security Research Workshop

Associate Vice President for Research Shashank Priya will kick off an Interdisciplinary Security Research Workshop on February 27 hosted by the Penn State Center for Security Research and Education (CSRE). All Penn State faculty with security-related research interests are invited. The workshop is designed to bring faculty and researchers together from across Penn State to explore new interdisciplinary themes and future funding possibilities. The event will be held in 122 Heritage Hall in the HUB-Robeson Center in University Park from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Defending Our Future Spring Conference & Annual Meeting

Defending Our Future, PERC's Fall Conference and Annual Meeting will be held on April 12th on Penn State's University Park campus. It will feature Rear Admiral Dave Titley, founding director of the Center for Solutions to Weather and Climate Risk as our keynote speaker. Dr. Titley has spoken across the country and throughout the world on the importance of climate change as it relates to National Security.

4th Annual Celebrating Women in Conservation Awards

Each year, PennFuture honors the accomplishments of five exceptional women conservationists in Pennsylvania. The 2018 Celebrating Women in Conservation Awards are designed to encourage continuing excellence in conservation and to forge a stronger network of exceptional women working to protect Pennsylvania’s environment.

Call for Nominations: Celebrating Women in Conservation Awards

PennFuture is accepting nominations for its 4th Annual Celebrating Women in Conservation Awards, which will be held Thursday, April 19 at the Independence Seaport Museum in Philadelphia.

Each year, PennFuture honors the accomplishments of five exceptional women conservationists in Pennsylvania. The 2018 Celebrating Women in Conservation Awards are designed to encourage continuing excellence in conservation and to forge a stronger network of exceptional women working to protect Pennsylvania’s environment. This year's awards include:

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