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C. Pierce Salguero

Abington professor publishes collection of ancient Buddhist medicine studies

The book from Penn State Abington's C. Pierce Salguero is intended for mainstream and academic readers.
Salar Ghahramani

Abington professor admitted to Fulbright Specialist Program Roster

Salar Ghahramani will be available to conduct lectures and research at academic institutions in more than 150 countries.
Joe Oakes

Abington faculty member receives $5,000 IBM award

IBM has awarded $5,000 to Joseph Oakes, senior instructor and program chair in Information Sciences and Technology at Penn State Abington.
Meghan Gillen

Abington Faculty in the News: Myths about the Freshman 15

U.S. News & World Report recently interviewed Meghan Gillen, a Penn State Abington eating and body-image researcher, about the feared "Freshman 15," or weight gain in first-year college students.
Thomas Heise

Spotlight on Abington faculty: Award-winning writer Thomas Heise

Penn State Abington Assistant Professor of English Thomas Heise's teaching, writing and scholarly work intersect on contemporary American literature, creative writing, city life and culture, and crime narratives.
Bonnie Levinthal

Abington art professor named finalist in competition

The Print Center in Philadelphia has selected Bonnie Levinthal as a finalist in its 91st annual International Competition. View the Penn State Abington professor's award-winning work through a special online exhibition.
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Penn State promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2017

The following is a list of academic promotions for tenured and tenure-line faculty members at Penn State, effective July 1.
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Penn State announces fixed-term faculty promotions, effective July 1, 2017

The following is a list of Penn State fixed-term faculty promotions, effective July 1.
Student team virtual poster session Abington

Virtual-world technology supports collaboration in online Abington-based course

A study by a Penn State Abington faculty member concluded that using a virtual-world technology to support student collaboration expanded the course's scope by improving engagement and facilitating team collaboration.
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Hunter, Riehman-Murphy share national Innovation in College Librarianship Award

Jennifer Hunter and Christina Riehman-Murphy, Penn State University Libraries reference and instruction librarians at Penn State Abington College Library, are being recognized for their inventive, student-centered programming as co-recipients of the 2017 Innovation in College Librarianship Award.

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