Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

Personal tools
Home / Graduate Programs

Graduate Programs

Faculty Spotlight
Professor of Molecular Neuroscience and Genetics
A new approach for responding to and managing disease outbreaks is being proposed by a team of epidemiologists led by two Penn State researchers at the Huck Institutes. The team's flexible approach could save many lives and millions of dollars. In disease outbreak management, flexibility can save lives and money - Full article
David Hughes understands, maybe better than most, the devastating effects a plant disease can have on crops and the people who rely on them for food and income. PlantVillage solves crop problems by democratizing science-based knowledge - Full article
Change in disturbance regimes -- rather than a change in climate -- is largely responsible for altering the composition of Eastern forests, according to researcher Marc Abrams. Climate change not responsible for altering forest tree composition - Full article
Upcoming Events
Oct 27, 2014 Monday 12:10 PM
A. Lacey Samuels (Department of Botany, University of British Columbia)
Cell Biology of Lignification
Oct 29, 2014 Wednesday 4:00 PM
Kyung-An Han (University of Texas at El Paso)
Neuromodulatory Mechanisms for Individual and Species Fitness
Oct 30, 2014 Thursday 11:00 AM
Firdaus Dhabhar (Stanford University School of Medicine)
A Hassle A Day May Keep The Doctor Away: Protective Versus Harmful Effects Of Stress On Immune Function