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Eberly College of Science
Monday, April 30, 2018

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IN THIS ISSUE:

FEATURED ITEM:
-- Story: Louis Martarano named Eberly College of Science spring commencement speaker

STORIES:
-- Scholar to conduct engineering research in Japan on RIES Fellowship
-- Graduate student excellence celebrated at awards luncheon
-- Undergraduate Exhibition wraps up record year
-- Ten students receive Martin Graduate Assistant Outstanding Teaching Awards
-- Chad Nihranz receives Intercollege Graduate Student Outreach Achievement Award
-- Fourteen graduate students receive the Alumni Association Dissertation Award
-- Divyanshi Srivastava awarded the Academic Computing Fellowship

Also in this issue: Media Highlights.

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FEATURED ITEM:

Story: Louis Martarano named Eberly College of Science spring commencement speaker
Louis A. Martarano, director of the Science BS/MBA accelerated joint degree program at Penn State and an independent consultant, will deliver the commencement address for the Eberly College of Science undergraduate graduation ceremony on May 5.

Read the full story: https://news.psu.edu/link/W6kztSs7

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STORIES:

Scholar to conduct engineering research in Japan on RIES Fellowship
Eberly College of Science student and Schreyer Honors Scholar Benjamin Piazza will study nanomaterial science in Japan as part of the Nakatani Research & International Experiences for Students Fellowship for U.S. students.

https://news.psu.edu/link/BwYM1RTV
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Graduate student excellence celebrated at awards luncheon
Penn State President Eric Barron presented 11 awards to more than 30 graduate students in recognition of outstanding achievement during the annual Graduate Student Awards Luncheon, held April 25 at the Nittany Lion Inn.

https://news.psu.edu/link/KzdB3h9L
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Undergraduate Exhibition wraps up record year
Hundreds of students and judges bustled about in the HUB-Robeson Center Wednesday evening for the 2018 Undergraduate Research Exhibition on the University Park campus of Penn State. From musical presentations in the Flex Theater to posters in Alumni and Heritage halls, the University's best were promoting the fruits of their academic and artistic pursuits.

https://news.psu.edu/link/TsPdvyZp
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Ten students receive Martin Graduate Assistant Outstanding Teaching Awards
Ten Penn State graduate students received the 2018 Harold F. Martin Graduate Assistant Outstanding Teaching Award.

https://news.psu.edu/link/FjY68pfK
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Chad Nihranz receives Intercollege Graduate Student Outreach Achievement Award
Chad Nihranz, a doctoral student in ecology, is the 2018 recipient of the Intercollege Graduate Student Outreach Achievement Award.

https://news.psu.edu/link/VbtV2mNL
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Fourteen graduate students receive the Alumni Association Dissertation Award
Fourteen graduate students received the Penn State Alumni Association Dissertation Award and Distinguished Doctoral Scholar Medal in recognition of their outstanding professional accomplishments and achievements in scholarly research in any of the disciplinary areas of arts and humanities; social sciences; physical and computational sciences; life and health sciences; and engineering.

https://news.psu.edu/link/V_jYhvH9
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Divyanshi Srivastava awarded the Academic Computing Fellowship
Doctoral student Divyanshi Srivastava has been awarded the Academic Computing Fellowship. The fellowship, established in 1987, is offered through a partnership between the Graduate School and Penn State Information Technology Services.

https://news.psu.edu/link/Xvpq1nPG

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MEDIA HIGHLIGHTS:

Scientific American - Monday, April 23, 2018
An industrial prehuman civilization on Earth?
Experts suggest some ways to find out if an advanced prehuman civilization may have existed on Earth before ours.

https://news.psu.edu/link/GMMQ7_y2
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More: https://news.psu.edu/link/TTJmTw4C

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