Oct 15, 2018
The National Institutes of Health recently renewed funding for Penn State researcher Robert Sainburg, which will allow him to begin testing his...
Oct 15, 2018
Penn State’s Social Science Research Institute (SSRI) is seeking teams to develop innovative research programs using Twitter data. Proposals are...
Oct 15, 2018
From Colin Kaepernick to Brett Kavanaugh, Americans appear to be sharply divided over the people who shape political life.  Those divides are evident...
Oct 15, 2018
By Adam Gamoran Over the last decade, universities have faced steady criticism for elitist practices such as political bias, hoarding wealthy...
Oct 12, 2018
Penn State community members, including faculty and staff, will be invited to submit ideas for pilot projects that are aimed at fulfilling the...
Oct 12, 2018
Penn State senior Rachel Brettler, who is majoring in biobehavioral health and minoring in human development and family studies, is being mentored by...
Oct 12, 2018
Many rural Pennsylvania communities are seeing unique challenges related to the health of residents. Deaths related to heart and liver diseases,...
Oct 12, 2018
Reducing nicotine intake, a step towards helping smokers reduce — or break — the habit, can be influenced by the price and availability of reduced-...
Oct 11, 2018
SSRI co-fund and CEDR director Paul Morgan’s research has been featured in the “New Yorker’s” article, “Georgia’s Separate and Unequal Special-...
Oct 11, 2018
After over 35 years of service at Penn State, Sherry Yocum has retired as administrative director at SSRI. A retirement party was held in her honor...

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