Other Voices

Other Voices

  • 4/26/16

    Prince's pursuit of complete artistic freedom, and legal protections for that freedom, are a significant portion of his legacy, says Adam Gustafson, instructor in music.

  • 4/15/16

    Several journalism professors including Russell Frank, professor of communications, examine the questionable ethics of Talese's recent article, "The Voyeur's Motel."

  • 4/11/16

    Paul Morgan, associate professor of education, examines why some groups of children are more likely to struggle academically in U.S. schools, particularly in science.

  • 4/11/16

    The co-directors of the National Prevention Science Coalition to Improve Lives make a case for U.S. political candidates to be guided by prevention science.

  • 3/29/16

    Michael E. Mann, Director of Penn State's Earth System Science Center, discusses fossil fuel companies and the importance of public accountability.

  • 3/29/16

    Sophia A. McClennen of the Center for Global Studies, says that with the recently announced shutdown of Al Jazeera America, the alternative cable news scene is in flux.

  • 3/23/16

    Jungwoo Ryoo, professor of IST at Penn State Altoona, examines growing concerns about "big data" collection and the benefits and threats it brings to society.

  • 3/22/16

    Hester Blum, professor of English at Penn State, examines what polar ecomedia -- writing about and produced in the polar regions -- might teach us today.

  • 3/4/16

    Barry Bram, State College resident and parent of a Schreyer Scholar, was happy his son proved that he was smarter, especially when deciding on Penn State for college.

  • 2/21/16

    President Eric Barron joined the presidents of Pitt, Temple and Lincoln universities in writing an op-ed about the state's failure to fund the four state-related schools.

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