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...
Mar 15, 2017
SLEIC Researcher Dr. Chaleece Sandberg recently published work investigating the functional connectivity in resting state networks and the semantic...
Mar 15, 2017
Cristina Roman, a graduate student in Clinical Psychology under Dr. Peter Arnett, received a Dissertation Award for her project, "Examining the...
Mar 15, 2017
The paper, "Science Achievement Gaps Begin Very Early, Persist, and Are Largely Explained by Modifiable Factors, by Paul Morgan, director of the...
Mar 15, 2017
Concentrated poverty — neighborhoods where 40 percent of the population or more lives below the federal poverty level — is back on the rise for all...
Mar 15, 2017
The Senate Committee on Research recently asked the Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) “to consider additional communication tools that...
Mar 15, 2017
Because We Need to Understand What Will Motivate People to Take Action By Marcia McNutt, Ph.D., President, National Academy of Sciences I am not a...
Mar 13, 2017
The National Science Foundation has approved Penn State as a site for the Center for e-Design, an Industry/University Collaborative Research Center (...

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