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Jan 11, 2017

Cheery robots may make creepy companions, but could be intelligent assistants

Cheery robots may give people the creeps and serious robots may actually ease anxiety depending on how users perceive the robot's role in their lives, according to an international team of researchers.

Jan 9, 2017

Penn State Hollywood Program presents a strong sequel

Highly competitive, semester-long Penn State Hollywood Program provides numerous opportunities for students.

Jan 9, 2017

Sustainability Institute offering internships for students beginning spring 2017

New, part-time internships are available through Penn State’s Sustainability Institute. The Sustainability Institute, founded in 2012, integrates sustainability into the University’s research, teaching, outreach and operations to prepare students, faculty and staff to be sustainability leaders.

Jan 9, 2017

Alumna co-authors Alzheimer’s book that focuses on ‘love languages’

A Penn State alumna known as an experienced wellness writer and speaker has co-authored a book about coping with Alzheimer’s disease.

Jan 6, 2017

Inaugural awards honor leaders in public relations and journalism

The Arthur W. Page Center at Penn State has named a journalist and two public relations professionals as honorees for its inaugural Awards for Integrity in Public Communication.

Jan 4, 2017

'An unfair advantage in filmmaking'

Boaz Dvir, assistant professor of communications at Penn State, harnesses curiosity and relies on his journalism background to enhance his storytelling skills and create compelling documentaries, such as the critically acclaimed "A Wing and a Prayer."

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