Consider a world where you dent your car in an acci­dent and, instead of heading to the body shop, you head to your local 3-D printer, where, with the right specs, they’re able to print you a new panel. Many might think such a world is far off, but Michael Hickner, the new co-director of Penn State’s Center for Innovative Materials Processing through Direct Digital Deposition (CIMP- 3D) contends we’re almost there.

Water conservation and food production are ever-growing global concerns and a researcher from Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences has devised a method to efficiently irrigate crops without wasting water.

Penn State is helping develop the next generation of business innovation leaders and entrepreneurs, with the introduction of a new master’s program beginning this January.

CC4-H Robotics Teaching STEM and Self-Confidence to Centre County Students

STEM is hot. Ask any school administrator: get kids involved in STEM to set them on course for the right degrees and the fastest-growing careers. As STEM programs take shape across the country, it’s easier said than done. STEM careers rely not just on intellect and talent, but also on a variety of life skills, like independence and teamwork, that aren’t always as easy to teach.