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August 24, 2022
As the academic year begins, we catch up on some faculty and staff updates.

Li Li reflects on her career path

The path to a successful career in science can be challenging. Finding one's passion can also be difficult. Fortunately, there are people who can offer their guidance and help along the way to both a successful career and fulfilling one. Li Li reflects on her journey and the many women who walked it with her.

Rebecca Bascom leads IEE's Health and the Environment theme
Hee Jeung Oh to participate in National Academy of Engineering event
Bruce Logan named new director of IEE
Laura Weyrich talks ancient teeth with Penn Stater Magazine
Ilgin Guler discusses her work on transportation and how people use it
Kim Brue starts as new research communications director

Donald Davis retires after 50-year career at Penn State

Throughout his time at the University, Davis conducted research on tree diseases and biocontrol, including the use of a native fungus to control Ailanthus, or “tree of heaven,” a highly invasive tree species in the Northeastern and mid-Atlantic states.
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Event Highlights

SAFES Networking Event
September 20, 2022
Cancer and the Environment Symposium
September 29, 2022
ICDS Fall 2022 Symposium: Data Science, AI, and a Sustainable, Resilient, and Equitable Future
October 12-14, 2022
Materials Day 2022
October 20-21, 2022
International Climate Symposium
October 24-26, 2022


Assistant Research Professor - Department of Meteorology and Atmospheric Science
Open Position
Radcliffe Fellowship Program
Deadline: September 8, 2022
2023 Blavatnik National Awards
Deadline: September 27, 2022
WEF-Nexus Colombia-USA Program
Deadline: September 30, 2022
Engineering Research Initiation
Deadline: October 11, 2022
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