Professors Bike to Raise Awareness of Childhood Obesity

ESS Professors Bike To Raise Awareness for Obesity

What to do about childhood obesity? Lead by example. One group, The Pennsylvania State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreations and Dance (PSAHPERD) is doing just that by encouraging active healthy lifestyles for families in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Read More»


Senior Conducts Molecular Biology Research in Germany

John Thiele 2013 spent the summer studying the way cells regulate the expression of RNA at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) in Heidelberg, Germany. The EMBL is Europeʼs leading research organization focusing on fundamental discoveries in molecular biology and is composed of over 85 research laboratories with diverse research interests. Read More»


The End of a Species

When the giant tortoise Lonesome George died on June 24, we asked Biology Professor Robert Dawley to explain the significance of his death. “Lonesome George was the last surviving member of the subspecies of giant tortoise that lived on Pinta Island in the Galápagos Archipelago. Read More»