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Physics professor selected to be part of American Geophysical Union program

Tai-Yin Huang, professor of physics at Penn State Lehigh Valley, was recently selected by the American Geophysical Union to participate in its 2018 Voices for Science program.
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Tai-Yin Huang in D.C.

From left to right, AGU Vice President for Public Affairs Lexi Shultz, Meredith Schervish, U.S. Rep. Charlie Dent, Dork Sahagian, and Tai-Yin Huang, professor of physics at Penn State Lehigh Valley, attended a workshop in Washington, D.C., in April for the American Geophysical Union's Voices for Science program. The AGU group met with Dent, center, during their visit.

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Penn State announces fixed-term faculty promotions, effective July 1, 2018

The following is a list of fixed-term faculty promotions at Penn State, effective July 1.
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Penn State Lehigh Valley professor honored as 2018 Woman of Influence

Nichola D. Gutgold, professor of communication arts and sciences at Penn State Lehigh Valley, was honored by Lehigh Valley Business as a 2018 Woman of Influence, alongside 27 other Lehigh Valley women.
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Penn State promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2018

The following is a list of academic promotions for tenured and tenure-line faculty members at Penn State, effective July 1.

Awards presented to outstanding Lehigh Valley faculty and staff at luncheon

With the academic year coming to a close, outstanding faculty and staff were recognized for their achievements on April 25 at the first-ever faculty and staff awards luncheon at the Lehigh Valley campus.
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Two professors win 2018 University-wide awards

Jennifer Parker and Nichola Gutgold were honored at April 3 ceremony at University Park
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Jennifer Parker receiving award from Nick Jones

Jennifer Parker, associate professor of sociology at Penn State Lehigh Valley, has received the 2018 President’s Award for Engagement With Students. Nick Jones (right) presented Parker with her award on Apr. 3 at University Park.

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Nichola D. Gutgold and Provost Nick Jones

Nichola D. Gutgold, professor of communication arts and sciences at Penn State Lehigh Valley, received one of the Alumni/Student Awards for Excellence in Teaching, and Gutgold was named a 2018 Penn State Teaching Fellows. Nick Jones (right) presented Gutgold with her award on Apr. 3 at University Park.

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Penn State announces 2018 University-wide faculty and staff awards

Each year, Penn State recognizes outstanding faculty and staff with annual awards in teaching and excellence. The invitation-only ceremony for the 2018 awards was Tuesday, April 3, at University Park.

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