Vlog: Learning More About Research at PSU

This Vlog is designed to shine the spotlight on research and creative scholarly activity at PSU and to share some of the recent work being done to support and elevate our efforts.

I have invited Professor Jason Podrabsky, our Associate VP for Research and Strategic Partnerships, who served as the former chair of Biology and is an active researcher, and Ken Ma, Director of Media Relations in University Communications, to share some recent developments.

View the video blog below:

First day at CLSB

This morning marked the first day of classes for the fall 2014 term.  As in the past, I volunteered to work at one of our PSU welcome tables, but today was different in that I was among the first to welcome our students to the new Collaborative Life Sciences Building (CLSB).
My blog today is mostly pictures taken on iPhones by either Jason Podrabsky (Chair of Biology) or me.  It is true that a picture is worth a thousand words.  The streetcars this morning were packed with eager students.  Students streamed into Gwen Shusterman’s chemistry lecture (some in time for the 8:45am start and some a little later). Continue reading