Dr. Renee Bishop-Pierce, associate professor of biology at Penn State Worthington Scranton, will return to Croatia and the Adriatic Coast this summer to continue her research on subterranean ecosystems.
Dr. Renee Bishop-Pierce has received seed money from Penn State and the University of Split, in Croatia, to create a long-term, self-supporting sustainable research collaboration on the impact of subterranean groundwater discharge on coastal ecosystems in Croatia. She leaves in May to continue the research she began in 2012.
A book edited by Patricia Hinchey, professor of education at Penn State Worthington Scranton, has received a national professional award and been named a 2017 Outstanding Book by the Society of Professors of Education.
The Integrative Studies Seed Grant Program, offered through the Penn State Office for General Education, will support 71 different course development projects this summer. In response to the large volume of highly qualified proposals, the budget was generously increased by more than 50 percent by the Office of the Provost and the Office of Undergraduate Education.
Corinne Alice Nulton, an academic adviser and adjunct English instructor at Penn State Worthington Scranton, recently had a short story published in "The Night Bazaar: Eleven Haunting Tales of Forbidden Wishes and Dangerous Desires," a new fantasy fiction anthology released by Northampton House Press.
Corinne Nulton, an academic adviser and adjunct English instructor at Penn State Worthington Scranton, shows off a copy of "The Night Bazaar: Eleven Haunting Tales of Forbidden Wishes and Dangerous Desires," a new fantasy fiction anthology that contains her short story "Ember and Ash."
Dr. Michael Evans, assistant clinical professor of nursing and assistant chief academic officer at Penn State Worthington Scranton, has been appointed coordinator of the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN) Research Team.