June 26, 2017
In 2016, a team of Penn State and U.S. Department of Energy researchers discovered a cost-effective and environmentally friendly way to extract rare earth elements (REEs) from coal and coal byproducts.
June 15, 2017
Two Penn State researchers will present “Unwrapping the Power of Solar Energy” at 7 p.m. on June 20 at Liberty Craft House, 346 E. College Ave., in State College.
June 13, 2017
For nearly four decades, Christine Stallard has dreamed about getting a bachelor’s degree. Now, in her 60s, Stallard finally fulfilled that dream. In May 2017, she graduated from the online Energy Sustainability and Policy program, offered through Penn State World Campus and the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences.
May 24, 2017
Lee Kump, a University faculty member and leading paleoclimatologist, has been named the new dean of Penn State’s College of Earth and Mineral Sciences, pending approval of the Penn State Board of Trustees on July 21. Kump will serve as interim dean from June 1 to July 20.
May 22, 2017
Penn State announces academic rank promotions, effective July 1, 2017 <Penn State News>
May 22, 2017
Penn State announces fixed-term faculty promotions, effective July 1, 2017 <Read the full list on Penn State News>
May 15, 2017
Looking back at when he began his first job as a geoscientist, Penn State alumnus Enrique Perez said he saw how a formal alumni mentoring program could have benefited him.
May 11, 2017
During her first semester as a Penn State student, Leah Laughlin heard about a program that she said stayed on her "subconscious radar" throughout her time in college.
May 2, 2017
The College of Earth and Mineral Sciences (EMS) hosted its annual Wilson Awards Banquet on April 23, when Dean William Easterling presented awards recognizing the college’s outstanding students and faculty.
May 1, 2017
Choosing a college can be a stressful time. You scan websites, survey the academics and even tour campuses. But, even then, how do you know you’ve found the perfect fit?