Faculty/Staff News in Brief: Jan. 10, 2013

PRESIDENT'S EQUITY COMMISSIONS SEEK APPLICATIONS FOR MEMBERSHIP: The Commission on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Equity (CLGBTE), the Commission on Racial/Ethnic Diversity (CORED) and the Commission for Women (CFW) are now accepting applications for both appointed and affiliate membership. For the full story, visit http://live.psu.edu/story/63491 online.

LIBRARY OFFERS $1,200 RESEARCH TRAVEL AWARDS: Three $1,200 travel grants are currently available to researchers who use collections from The Eberly Family Special Collections Library, located in Paterno Library, within the University Libraries at Penn State. Application deadline is Feb. 28. For the full story, visit http://live.psu.edu/story/63452 online.

EMMY-WINNING 'COURTSIDE WITH COQUESE' DEBUTS SIXTH SEASON FRIDAY: Fans will once against get a behind the scenes look at the Lady Lion Basketball program when the sixth season of the Emmy-winning "Courtside with Coquese" begins at 6:15 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 11. WPSU PBS World (Comcast channel 241 in State College). The show, which will be the first of nine this season, will re-air on WPSU at 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 13 and at midnight on Monday, Jan. 14. The show also will be carried on BTN2GO throughout the season, beginning Sunday, Jan. 13. For the full story, visit http://live.psu.edu/story/63535 online.

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Last Updated January 10, 2013