Mar 23, 2017
Barry Lee, professor of sociology and demography, and Adam Lippert, graduate of the sociology and demography dual degree program at Penn State, will...
Mar 23, 2017
For many academic researchers, a tenured post at a major research institution like Penn State is the pinnacle of career success. And associate...
Mar 23, 2017
Suet-ling Pong, former professor of education and sociology and long-time Population Research Institute research associate who passed in 2015 after a...
Mar 22, 2017
Global Programs is hosting a one-day Fulbright Conference on Thursday, April 6, from 8:30-4:30 at the Penn Stater Conference Center.  The Conference...
Mar 21, 2017
The Penn State Center for Online Innovation in Learning (COIL)is now accepting proposals for its spring 2017 round of research grant funding. COIL’s...
Mar 20, 2017
Shannon Monnat, a professor of rural sociology and SSRI co-fund, attributes Pennsylvania's opioid epidemic to the socioeconomic problems in many...
Mar 20, 2017
When Andrew Belser, director of Penn State's Arts & Design Research Incubator (ADRI) and professor in the School of Theatre, began studying body...
Mar 17, 2017
The Conversation Editor’s note: We’ve all heard of the great divide between life in rural and urban America. But what are the factors that contribute...
Mar 16, 2017
While it has long been known that maltreatment can affect a child’s psychological development, new Penn State research indicates that the stress of...
Mar 15, 2017
When children begin kindergarten, they are faced with a new set of demands and expectations ­— for both behavior and learning. For children who are...

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