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Image: Kimberly S. Kiel, Novella Clinical
September 14, 2016

Alumna Kimberly Kiel is a 2016 Houston Business Journal 40 Under 40 Award honoree.

Image: Markus Kastner, Penn State University
September 14, 2016

Dr. Paolo Margaria was selected by the Penn State Postdoctoral Society for the 2016 Outstanding Postdoc Award.

Image: Cristina Rosa, Penn State University
September 12, 2016

UC Riverside Associate Professor and Associate Plant Pathologist Dr. James Ng was the Sept 12 PPEM Colloquium Series speaker.

Image: Penn State University
September 8, 2016

Congratulations to Laura del Sol Bautista Jalón for passing her oral candidacy exam on Sept. 8.

Image: Michael Houtz, Penn State University
September 7, 2016

The Intercollege Graduate Degree Program in Plant Biology has voted unanimously to admit Dr. Carolee Bull into the Graduate Faculty of the Plant Biology Program.

Image: Kevin Hockett, University of Arizona
September 3, 2016

Hockett will join PPEM as an Assistant Professor of Microbial Ecology and will be a Lloyd Huck Early Career Professor in the Huck Institute of Life Sciences.

Image: Andrew May, Penn State University
August 31, 2016

Drew May's project was selected for funding through the College of Agricultural Sciences Undergraduate Student Research program.

Image: Kari Peter, Penn State University
August 30, 2016

Listen to the "Fireblight. And Persimmon Passion!" August 30 podcast of Dr. Kari Peter's radio interview with host Susan Poizner.

Image: Hunter Swisher, Penn State University
August 30, 2016

Plant Path and Mushroom Tech minors student Hunter Swisher was an invited member of a panel discussion organized by U.S. Rep. Glenn Thompson.

Image: Lauren Steinberg, Penn State University
August 26, 2016

Mushroom industry groups and an alumnus have donated to the Foundations for Leadership and Innovation Endowment in Plant Pathology.

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August 25, 2016

Congratulations to Steve Conaway for successfully defending his doctoral dissertation this afternoon.

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August 24, 2016

Congratulations to Brian Aynardi for successfully defending his dissertation titled "Sclerotinia homoeocarpa: Pathogen biology and molecular detection methods."

Image: Christina Dorsey, Penn State University
August 22, 2016

The Dept. of Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology welcomes the Fall 2016 class of new graduate students.

Image: Laura del Sol Bautista Jalón, Penn State University
August 20, 2016

PPEM dept. members continue noteworthy monthly outreach at North Atherton Farmers Market.

Image: Nancy Wenner, Penn State University
August 18, 2016

Ag Progress Days PPEM volunteers coordinator Judy Sinn credits dept. members for successful PPEM interactive display.

Image: Michael Houtz, Penn State University
August 16, 2016

The Foundations for Leadership and Innovation Endowment in Plant Pathology will develop novel undergrad, grad, and postdoc training and research programs.

Dr. Marilyn J. Roossinck | Image: Nancy Wenner, Penn State University
August 8, 2016

Virus: An Illustrated Guide to 101 Incredible Microbes by Dr. Marilyn Roossinck was released the week of August 8.

Image: Michael Houtz, Penn State University
August 1, 2016

Genna Tesdall relates Rome and Washington, D.C. experiences with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO).

(L-R) Tresel Benjamin, Marlia Bosques Ramírez, Mekiya Fletcher, Amanda Sukhram, Dr. Tim McNellis, and Octavio Rivera (Not pictured: Elena Christian) | Image: Nancy Wenner, Penn State University
July 28, 2016

The dept. congratulated the SROP and the Plant Friends and Foes students on the successful completion of their summer research.

July 26, 2016

The dept. has announced a tenure-track faculty position for Assistant Professor of Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology: Epidemiologist and Field Crop Pathologist. Review of applications will begin Sept. 1 and continue until a suitable candidate is identified.