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October 2, 2018

Researchers Ehsan Mahdinia (left) and Ali Demirci, in the College of Agricultural Sciences, are shown feeding microorganisms that produce the most potent form of vitamin K in a laboratory biofilm reactor in research that promises to reduce production costs and perhaps prices.

September 26, 2018

A new grant will help Penn State researchers develop an innovative foam that helps seal wounds quickly — whether on the battlefield, in rural areas, or in other isolated locations far from hospitals.

A section of a trail at Chimney Rocks Park shows damage from mud and erosion.
September 18, 2018

Students studying natural resources engineering will recommend best practices.

September 5, 2018

This promotional effort to support the people working in America's greatest industry is led by the National Education Center for Agricultural Safety. The Farm Safety Team will have a webinar to share event ideas and current efforts provided by Penn State Extension. Your participation is encouraged.

August 15, 2018

The ABE Faculty and Staff wish to congratulate our Summer 2018 Graduates.

August 3, 2018

Pharmaceuticals that are incompletely degraded in septic tanks and leaching fields can travel with wastewater and infiltrate groundwater.

July 5, 2018

Hazardous gases released from dairy manure storages during agitation can be particularly dangerous for nearby operators when gypsum bedding has been used in the cow stalls.

July 2, 2018

Penn State announces fixed-term faculty promotions, effective July 1, 2018

June 11, 2018

The renovated Agricultural Engineering Building on Penn State's University Park campus was dedicated on June 8, 2018.

June 6, 2018

"This farmer is very fortunate," said Pate, a faculty member in the Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering. "Without the quick thinking and action by rescuers, there could have been a very different outcome. We praise those responders for being proactive by taking training that ultimately saved this man's life."

May 16, 2018

The ABE Faculty and Staff wish to congratulate our 2018 Graduates.

May 7, 2018

BE capstone students participated at the Campus and Community Sustainability Expo

Megan Miller
April 23, 2018

Megan R. Miller will be the student marshal for the biological engineering baccalaureate degree program at the College of Engineering’s spring commencement ceremony on May 4. Miller will receive a bachelor of science degree in biological engineering with a minor in environmental engineering.

April 13, 2018

May 11, 2018 is the first day of occupancy for Faculty and Staff.

April 10, 2018

With a $30,000 gift matched 2:1 by the University, alumnus John Graham and his wife, Carol, have established the John and Carol Graham Open Doors Scholarship in the College of Agricultural Sciences. With an additional $30,000 contribution, they named the office of the Agricultural and Biological Engineering Department chair in the soon-to-be-completed Agricultural Engineering Building at University Park.

April 10, 2018

BRS student Janelle Thompson has found her niche at Penn State with the help of the opportunities she has had through undergraduate research.

April 10, 2018

Jeffrey Catchmark, professor of agricultural and biological engineering, is a recipient of the Research Innovators Award, given by Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences to recognize faculty and staff who have commercialized technologies generated through Penn State research.

March 15, 2018

Susan McNulty-Atwater, a Penn State agricultural and biological engineering alumna, was recently named one of 12 recipients of the 2018 Outstanding Engineering Alumni Award.