Yogesh Surendranath wants to decarbonize our energy systems

Electricity plays many roles in our lives, from lighting our homes to powering the technology and appliances we rely on every day. Electricity can also have a major impact at…

Oct. 22 Barron webinar available for online viewing

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The recorded Oct. 22 webinar with Penn State President Eric Barron is now available to view online at https://liveevents.psu.edu/oct-22-2020-webinar/. The ongoing series allows Barron to directly address…

NIH awards over $100 million to examine biomarkers of Alzheimer’s disease in adults with Down syndrome

Irvine, Calif., Oct. 22, 2020 –  The Alzheimer’s Biomarkers Consortium – Down Syndrome (ABC-DS), a multi-institution research team, co-led by members from the University of California, Irvine, has been awarded…

Washington Insiders: Vanderbilt alumni in CNN’s Washington Bureau are playing key roles in the network’s around-the-clock political coverage

By George Spencer This election night, Sam Feist, BA’91, will perform one of his more unusual duties as head of CNN’s Washington Bureau. Assuming the results are clear-cut, he will—in…

Expert available to speak on Pope Francis’ endorsement of same-sex civil unions

Aline Kalbian, chair of the FSU Department of Religion Pope Francis made international headlines this week when he endorsed same-sex civil unions in an interview for the feature-length documentary “Francesco.”…