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Penn State names interim replacement for outgoing CIO
Michael Büsges, Penn State's senior director for enterprise projects, will serve as interim CIO while the university finds a replacement for NYU-bound Don Welch.
Penn State launches Microsoft single sign-on platform
Pennsylvania State University leaders said the 18-month project struck a balance between security and accessibility.
Penn State president denounces ‘Zoom bombing’ of Black Caucus
The university is encouraging improved security practices after uninvited users crashed a virtual student meeting with offensive imagery and language.
Penn State geographers build VR to show climate change effects
The researchers said the tool will help visualize the impact of climate change on forests and help establish reasonable next steps for future ecological policy.
Penn State joins initiative to hire more diverse STEM faculty
Ultimately, the initiative will increase career opportunities in STEM fields for underrepresented groups, as well as improve student success.
Penn State opens on-campus coronavirus testing center
The new lab will test students at random to help the university identify asymptomatic carriers of the virus and monitor the prevalence of COVID-19 on campus.
Universities are 3D-printing face shields for hospitals amid shortage
Amid a shortage of critical medical supplies, university professors and staff are pooling their knowledge of 3D printing to make equipment to protect health care workers.