Herb Cole receives Rose Cologne Award
April 21, 2014
Congratulations to Dr. Herb Cole, professor emeritus in Plant Pathology, who received this award for his many years of continued effort, volunteering, and advocating in the community for Penn State Extension.
Eric O'Neal places third in the 2014 Graduate Research Exhibition
April 10, 2014
Congratulations to Eric O'Neal for placing third in the Health & Life Sciences Competition with his poster entitled "Intraspecific root grafting and clonal growth in Ailanthus altissima and their role in transmission of Verticillium nonalfalfae" There were 64 poster presentations in the Health & Life Sciences category. Eric is working on his M.S. degree with Dr. Don Davis.
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.