Following interviews he did with Deadline and Variety earlier this month to address the 1999 rape charges he faced as a student at Penn State University, The Birth of a Nation director Nate Parker sat down with Ebony to candidly discuss topics that included rape culture, male privilege, and consent. ... More »
Florida State moved into the Atlantic Coast Conference and Penn State joined the Big Ten. South Carolina landed in the Southeastern Conference. The Big East gathered Miami, Syracuse, Virginia Tech, West Virginia and Pittsburgh.
Penn State researchers have devised a new textile that uses organic proteins
THIS SHOULD SURPRISE NO ONE: “The Penn State study found that, on average, mothers who co-slept past 6 months experienced more fragmented sleep, and they reported less satisfaction in their marriages and in how well they and their partners were working together as parents.”
Four Penn State University alumni who were students there at the time Nate Parker and his then-roommate were charged with the rape of a fellow student have written a compelling letter in defense of the “The Birth of a Nation” actor-writer-director. “We are both dismayed and disappointed at the...
In an open letter published on the Root, four former Penn State students have issued what they say is a corrective to "the gross and blatant misinformation campaign" surrounding the case of Birth of a Nation star and director Nate Parker, who was accused and later acquitted of raping a female student ... More »
"Birth of a Nation" star Nate Parker's Penn State classmates are defending him amid rape charges against him that have resurfaced from 1999.
One size does not always fit all, especially when it comes to global climate models, according to Penn State climate researchers. "The impacts of climate change rightfully concern policy makers and stakeholders who need to make decisions...Show More Summary
Four Penn State University alumni have come out in support of embattled actor Nate Parker and writer Jean McGianni Celestin, releasing a statement exclusively to The Root late Wednesday night. In the letter, Penn State Alums LaKeisha Wolf, Assata Richards, Lurie Daniel Favors and Brian Favors all state their belief in the innocence of Parker […]
Psoriasis is a much-misunderstood disease, often kept under wraps by sufferers who want to hide their skin lesions. This week, Dr. Sara Ferguson, a dermatologist at Penn State Medical Group in State College, separates fact from myth about psoriasis and the various treatment options.
Corruption at NYU, Baylor, and Penn State.
Seventeen years ago at Penn State, the actor/director Nate Parker and his then-roommate, Jean Celestin, were accused of raping a classmate. According to court documents, after a night of drinking at a party, Parker, Celestin, and the victim had sex in Parker’s room. The victim, who said she couldn’t remember ... More »
Understanding how parents cope while their child is in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) could lead to better support for the family and a more successful transition to home when their baby is healthy, according to Penn State College of Medicine and Penn State Harrisburg researchers.
The energy-storage goal of a polymer dielectric material with high energy density, high power density and excellent charge-discharge efficiency for electric and hybrid vehicle use has been achieved by a team of Penn State materials scientists. Show More Summary
Categories: Analysis, Supply Chain Tags: General News Gartner recently announced its list for top supply chain undergraduate programs in North America. At the top sits Pennsylvania State University, followed by Michigan State University — supply chain programs that have received top nods in various rankings in recent years. Show More Summary
The Women’s Law Project filed a suit in 2002 against Penn State for their violation of Title IX, after the woman who accused Birth of a Nation director Nate Parker of rape faced harassment on campus. The woman died by suicide in 2012. Read more...
One of the most famous arenas in college basketball will play host to a Big 10 conference game in 2017. Despite being situated nearly three hours away from the "Cathedral of College Basketball," Penn State will play a home conference game inside the Palestra in 2017. The Nittany Lions announced Monday that they are moving their Jan. Show More Summary
Penn State and Michigan State will play a Big Ten game in a unique setting next season.
Ronald Bettig Penn State: Ronald Betting Longtime communications faculty Ronald Bettig member dies Penn State Professor Ronald Bettig Reported Missing State College police turn over missing man case to state authorities Missing PennShow More Summary
A lawyer for convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky sought to prove on Monday that prosecutors illegally leaked information to a reporter about the former Penn State football coach and thus tainted the judicial process that resulted in his 2012 conviction. In the second day of a hearing to...