16 Oct
Campus: University Park Location: 312 Agricultural Engineering Building
Martina Vecchi, Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics, Penn State
16 Oct
The common popular image of the geography of U.S. agriculture is that the nation’s “Heartland” (or breadbasket) dominates in producing the nation’s food.
16 Oct
Campus: University Park Location: 112 Walker Building
The next century will see unprecedented changes to the climate system with direct consequences for society.
17 Oct
Campus: University Park Location: Downsbrough Community Room, Schlow Library
Geoscientists (volcanologists) study and monitor active volcanoes to understand the processes that lead to eruption.
17 Oct
Join us for a free and informative webinar!
18 Oct
Campus: University Park Location: 261 Ag Engineering Building
Lindsey Sloat, UC Irvine
18 Oct
Campus: University Park Location: 319 and 112 Walker Building
Halting deforestation and forest degradation are central in the efforts to protect forests and achieve sustainability goals in forest landscapes, particularly in the tropics.
18 Oct
Campus: University Park Location: 341 Deike Building
Rachel Brennan, Associate Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Director of Advanced Ecological Engineering Systems Laboratory, Penn State
20 Oct
Campus: University Park Location: Ramada Inn & Conference Center
The United Nations Association of Centre County and Its Council of Organizations invite you to our UN Day Dinner
22 Oct
Location: David L. Lawrence Convention Center
Natural gas energy focused students and faculty are invited to partake in the SHALE INSIGHT™ 2019 University Research Showcase on October 22-24 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Pa.
22 Oct
Campus: University Park Location: Millennium Science Complex, Huck Life Sciences Building
We are excited to announce details of the “Afternoon of Theoretical Ecology” on Tuesday, October 22, 2019, in MSC and LSB.
22 Oct
Campus: University Park Location: 100 Life Sciences Building
The subject of mathematical ecology is one of the oldest and most exciting in mathematical biology, and has helped in the management of natural systems and infectious diseases.
23 Oct
Campus: University Park Location: 233B HUB-Robeson Center
Penn State graduate students are invited to attend a science communications workshop on October 23.
23 Oct
Part of the Food-Energy-Water Nexus Initiative Fall 2019 Speaker Series—Steve Davis, Associate Professor, Earth System Science at University of California-Irvine
23 Oct
Campus: University Park Location: Heritage Hall, HUB-Robeson Center
A behind-the-scenes look at the changing world of journalism. National journalists discuss how the media is changing and what it means for communicating science to the public and policymakers.
24 Oct
Campus: University Park Location: Downsbrough Community Room, Schlow Library
Several shrub species from our yards and ornamental gardens are escaping and spreading into forests. We will discuss how a unique trait - holding onto their leaves for a longer time than native species - makes them successful and can impact native plants and animals.
29 Oct
Campus: University Park Location: The Nittany Lion Inn, The Millennium Science Complex
The theme of this year’s Materials Day is Mind the Gap Transitioning Technology to Application. The gap between the university lab and commercialization of research is often called the Valley of Death. During this Materials Day, we look for ways to close the gap.
18 Nov
Location: University at Albany, State University of New York
Join universities and colleges from across the nation for a three-day conference that will explore how higher education can strengthen preparedness, response, and recovery in the face of growing threats posed by a changing climate and extreme weather as we strive to build a national platform.
19 Dec
Do you understand the public access requirements for your DOE-funded research? Under DOE's public access policy, publications based on DOE-supported research must be deposited in the DOE Public Access Gateway for Energy and Science (PAGES).
06 Jan
Location: Omni Shoreham
The NCSE 2020 Annual Conference engages more than 800 leaders from the sciences, education, government, policy, business, and civil society to foster a dialogue across these sectors on environmental policy- and decision-making with the use of science.
16 Mar
Campus: University Park Location: The Nittany Lion Inn
With advances in computational science, researchers are finding new solutions to major societal problems. This conference, and hosted by the Institute for CyberScience, will focus on innovative computational research across a diverse set of disciplines.
22 Apr
Campus: University Park Location: The Nittany Lion Inn
Derek Lee, principal scientist at the Wild Nature Institute and associate research professor of biology at Penn State, will present, "True Tall Tales from Tanzania: Giraffe Science and Reasons for Hope in the Biodiversity and Climate Crisis,” in the Ballroom of The Nittany Lion Inn.