Penn State team questions dogma in synthetic biology events
December 18, 2012
The International Genetically Engineered Machines competition, better known as iGEM, focuses on a fairly new area of biological research that uses different perspectives to design and construct new biological functions and systems not found in nature.
College of Ag Sciences students receive internship awards
November 26, 2012
Ten Penn State students have been selected as College of Agricultural Sciences Alumni Society 2012 Internship Award winners.
ASM & BE scholarship recipients for 2012-2013
November 26, 2012
Congratulations to our students!
2012 NABEC Student Competition Winners
August 27, 2012
Congratulations to our students!
New Holland Agriculture Provides New Tractor for Department Educational Programs
August 16, 2012
Loan program benefits instructors and students.
Planting the right messages may make farms safer
June 15, 2012
Better marketing tactics may lead to improved safety in one of the nation's most dangerous occupations -- farming, according to Penn State researchers.
PSU Pullers Place High in International 1/4-scale Tractor Competition
June 8, 2012
2012 ASABE ΒΌ tractor student design competition was carried out from May 31st to June 3rd in Peoria IL.
Student Stories: Biological Engineering grad a volleyball standout
May 23, 2012
Penn State outside hitter Joe Sunder was on top of his game both on and off the court.
Farm-safety expert urges precautions to limit skid-steer accidents
March 14, 2012
In response to a tragic, four-state, two-week series of fatal accidents involving agricultural producers and skid-steer loaders, a farm-safety expert in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences is calling for operators to take precautions.
Biological engineering class turns out innovative products
February 28, 2012
A team of Penn State students are helping a Pennsylvania farm to reduce waste nutrients and generate energy, thanks to a course-based academic competition.
Foundation donates $15,000 to Penn State tractor-safety program
January 6, 2012
Westfield Insurance Foundation, an Ohio-based private foundation, has made a major contribution to a project developed by Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences to help save farmers lives.