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Plant Pathology Association

The Plant Pathology Association (PPA) is an organization designed for graduate students in the Department of Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology.

PPA's mission is to present a platform to develop and discuss topics related to plant pathology and to explore and promote plant pathology within the Penn State community. Our goals are to promote academic discussion among graduate students and provide a network of support and encouragement.

PPEM Grad Student News

Graduate Assistantships Now Available for Fall 2018
December 21, 2017
Plant Pathology Graduate Research Assistantships are available for highly-qualified applicants. Apply by December 15 for full funding consideration.
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Zhao Passes Ph.D. Comprehensive Exam
December 20, 2017
Congratulations to Ph.D. candidate Kaixi Zhao for passing her comprehensive examination on December 20.
Credit: Michael Houtz, Penn State
Martin Passes Oral Candidacy Exam
December 8, 2017
Congratulations to Phillip Martin who passed his doctoral oral candidacy exam on December 8.
Credit: Michael Houtz, Penn State
Rosenthal Passes Oral Candidacy Exam
December 5, 2017
Congratulations to Emma Rosenthal who passed her oral candidacy exam on December 5.
Credit: Michael Houtz, Penn State
Ozber Awarded CAS Graduate Student Competitive Grant
December 1, 2017
Natali Ă–zber's proposal was selected for funding by College of Agricultural Sciences Graduate Student Competitive Grants Program.