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September 19, 2017

PPEM seeks enthusiastic researchers and technologists to join our team and help advance the mission of the department, college, and university.

Drs. Zhonglin Mou (L) and Tim McNellis (R) | Image: Christina Dorsey, Penn State
September 19, 2017

Dr. Zhonglin Mou, University of Florida Associate Professor, was PPATH 590 Colloquium speaker on September 18.

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September 7, 2017

Justin Shih passed his Ph.D. oral candidacy exam on September 7.

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August 30, 2017

Dr. Terrence Bell is one of the recipients of the 2017-2018 Teaching Transformation and Innovation Grant Awards.

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August 9, 2017

Penn State's Russell E. Larson Agricultural Research Center, which includes Plant Pathology Farm, is hub for cutting-edge research and education.

August 2, 2017

Drs. David Geiser and Seogchan Kang receive National Science Foundation grant for first new synthesis of taxonomy for Fusarium in 30 years.

August 2, 2017

Drs. Davis and alumnus Kasson report on Ailanthus tree lifespan and seed viability in current issue of Forests.

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July 31, 2017

Laura Ramos-Sepúlveda becomes Assistant Professor of Microbiology at Millersville University on Aug. 1.

July 28, 2017

The Plant Disease Clinic provides clinical diagnoses of plant diseases for Pennsylvania's agricultural producers, gardeners, and homeowners.

Dr. Gary Moorman | Image: Penn State
July 27, 2017

Emeritus Professor Gary Moorman offers valuable plant disease diagnosis techniques through PPATH 502 course.

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July 24, 2017

Northeast SARE awards Laura del Sol Bautista Jalón a 2017 Graduate Student Grant.

Drs. Brenda Wingfield (L) and Georgiana May (R) | Image: Brenda Wingfield, FABI
July 19, 2017

Mycological Society of America awards Brenda Wingfield the Honorary Member, the highest award to international fungal scholars.

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July 19, 2017

Plant Science Ph.D. student Julianna Razryadov gave PPA students a campus green roofs tour on July 19.

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July 11, 2017

Ph.D. candidate Natali Özber concluded her Upward Bound 2017 course on July 11.

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July 3, 2017

On July 1 Paul Esker joined PPEM as Assistant Professor specializing in epidemiology and field crop extension.

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June 26, 2017

Dr. Brenna Aegerter, UC Cooperative Extension Vegetable Crops Farm Advisor, visits Gugino Lab.

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June 26, 2017

Arabella (Bell) Confer joins PPEM as Financial Assistant beginning June 26.

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June 22, 2017

Dr. Alyssa Collins helped with project to provide growers and industry with comprehensive study information especially focused on disease control.

June 6, 2017

Penn State joined the International Alliance for Phytobiomes Research as a sponsoring partner on June 6.