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Two Penn State undergraduates earn national Goldwater Scholarship

Penn State sophomores Yuki Yoshida and Kueyoung Kim have earned the 2023 Goldwater Scholarship. 


Student presents research on Black men’s dating choices at national conference

Through working on his early stage undergraduate research project, Penn State Abington senior Dante Thomas is developing skills that are transferable to graduate school and a variety of careers.


Penn State York to host Eastern Regional Undergraduate Research Symposium

Students from eight campuses will take part in the Eastern Regional Undergraduate Research Symposium to share their work in a poster exhibition on Saturday, April 22, from noon to 4:30 p.m. in the conference center at Penn State York. 


Altoona hosts annual Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Fair

The event offers students a chance to share their research projects and other creative activities with the campus community, friends, and family members through oral presentations, poster presentations, and performances.


Power of the pitch: Abington student researchers compete, develop career skills

Penn State Abington student researchers delivered their well-practiced elevator pitches on April 12 at the annual ACURA (Abington College Undergraduate Research Activities) exhibition. About 60 students presented 31 projects, answering questions from faculty judges about the process and results.


Undergraduate research on display at New Kensington

Penn State New Kensington students presented their undergraduate research at the 21st Annual Research and Student Engagement Expo on April 11. 


Penn State Wilkes-Barre announces winners in research fair

Penn State Wilkes-Barre recently held the Celebration of Scholarship, an annual research fair at the campus. The event allows faculty and students to present their current research, scholarship and artistic endeavors.


Hazleton chemical engineering major finds enrichment in undergraduate research

Penn State Hazleton chemical engineering major Elisa Tarbell has taken advantage of numerous undergraduate research opportunities to enrich her education and shape her future in the STEM field.


Penn State York students go out of the classroom, into the field to study nature

Two Penn State York students have been working with Jorge Santiago-Blay, adjunct lecturer in biology at Penn State York, to assist in his new research project about birds.


Judges still needed for Undergraduate Exhibition on April 10-12

Judges are still needed for the Undergraduate Exhibition on Research, Inquiry, and Creative Activity, to be held April 10-12. Faculty, emeriti faculty, staff, postdocs and doctoral students trained as researchers are encouraged to volunteer.