PPEM students recoginized during 2014 Gamma Sigma Delta Research Expo
April 6, 2014
Congratulations to Emily Pfeufer who received the Paul Hand Award for Graduate Student Teaching Achievement from the College of Agricultural Sciences. Eric O’Neal (2nd place in the Biological Sciences Division) and to Hunter Swisher (2nd place in the Undergraduate Plant Related Systems Division) presented award winning posters. The awards for Emily and Eric were presented by Dr. Gary Thompson, Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education, at the Awards Ceremony on Friday, March 21. The award for Hunter was presented by Dr. Tracy Hoover, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education.
PPEM represented at 2014 Gamma Sigma Delta Research Expo
April 6, 2014
The Department of Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology graduate students, undergraduate students, and advisors, contribute to the success of the 2014 Gamma Sigma Delta Research Expo, which was held on March 19, 2014.
Penn State’s online homeland security degrees celebrate fifth anniversary
April 4, 2014
Dr. Gretchen Kuldau is the Coordinator for the iMPS in Homeland Security: Agricultural Biosecurity and Food Defense Option.
Dr. Gary Moorman selected as 2014 APS Fellow
March 26, 2014
This is the highest honor given to American Phytopathological Society (APS) members in recognition of meritorious contributions to the discipline of plant pathology. Moorman will be named a Fellow at the national meeting in August 2014 in St. Paul, Minnesota, recognizing his more than 30 years of service to the profession.