This series of presentations from faculty and staff in the Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences will be hosted every month at the the Village at Penn State Retirement Community.

Speakers will address major areas of focus for the college, including food, human health and disease, globalization, sustainability, agricultural production, and more. Each session runs from 10:30 - 11:15 a.m. and will be held in the Lion's Den room.

Business, Education, and Community Interest Area Visit for Prospective Students

When March 11, 2024, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where University Park, PA

2024 Penn State Water Conference

When March 14-15, 2024
Where HUB Robeson Center, with virtual sessions

Join your colleagues to share your work, learn, be inspired, and network across the Penn State Water Community. This event emphasizes the interdisciplinary nature of water-related research, education, communication, service, and outreach. In addition to workshops and panel discussions, students, faculty, and staff from all disciplines are invited to present their work through posters, lightning talks, and longer form presentations. Completed, ongoing, and emerging ideas for projects, research, education, and communication efforts are welcomed. Food and beverages will be provided on both days. There is no cost to attend.

Food and Health Interest Area Visit for Prospective Students

When March 15, 2024, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where University Park, PA

Environment, Natural Resources, and Sustainability Interest Area Visit for Prospective Students

When March 22, 2024, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where University Park, PA

Plants and Green Industry Interest Area Visit for Prospective Students

When March 29, 2024, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where University Park, PA

Business, Education, and Community Interest Area Visit for Prospective Students

When April 1, 2024, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where University Park, PA

Animals Interest Area Visit for Prospective Students

When April 5, 2024, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where University Park, PA

Environment, Natural Resources, and Sustainability Interest Area Visit for Prospective Students

When April 12, 2024, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where University Park, PA

Plants and Green Industry Interest Area Visit for Prospective Students

When April 15, 2024, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where University Park, PA

Penn State Biorenewables Symposium 2024

When April 18-19, 2024

The biorenewables symposium brings together researchers, industry, and stakeholders interested in developing new opportunities for bioenergy, biomaterials, and related products for the emerging bioeconomy. Join us for a technical tour, keynote presentations, panel discussions, networking and a poster session. Sponsored by Penn State's Center for Biorenewables (CBR), the Institutes for Energy and the Environment (IEE), and the Institute for Sustainable Agriculture, Food and Environmental Science (iSAFES).

Night at the Museums, April 18, 2024

When April 18, 2024, 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where Armsby Respiration Calorimeter Historic Site and Museum

The Penn State Museum Consortium will hold the Spring 2024 "Night at the Museums" on Thursday April 18. Participating museums across University Park campus will be open from 4 to 8 p.m. -- a chance for students, staff, faculty and the community to visit these unique and interesting museums and collections.

Food and Health Interest Area Visit for Prospective Students

When April 19, 2024, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where University Park, PA

Poultry Science Club End of Year Awards Banquet

When April 26, 2024, 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Where TBA

A wonderful way to end the school year and send off our graduates and get together with alumni, friends and family.

Pennsylvania Association for Food Protection 2024

When May 1, 2024 7:30 AM to May 2, 2024 4:00 PM
Where The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center

This two-day program for sanitarians, lab managers, plant managers, food transportation, small processors, and regulatory personnel will cover engaging topics for all involved in getting food products safely from farm to table.

2024 Climate Solutions Symposium

When May 14-15, 2024
Where The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center

Penn State will host the 2024 Climate Solutions Symposium on May 14 and 15 at The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center. Organized by the Penn State Climate Consortium, this year’s two-day event will provide an immersive exploration of climate research and solutions. It will feature multiple opportunities to learn about the latest climate research from Penn State's renowned faculty; network with peers from across the globe; and explore innovative solutions for mitigating, adapting to and building resilience against climate change. Additionally, the symposium will offer time to forge partnerships with researchers, educators and practitioners dedicated to addressing climate change through innovation, education and engagement.

Principles of Sensory Evaluation Short Course 2024

When May 14, 2024 9:00 AM to May 16, 2024 12:30 PM
Where Rodney A. Erickson Food Science Building

Spring Open House

When May 18, 2024, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where Pasto Agricultural Museum

Open House event at the Pasto Agriclutural Museum coincides with the Centre County Master Gardener Plant Sale. This is a "Remake Learning Day" event. Subscribe to our eNews to be notified when details are available.

Spring Open House

When May 18, 2024, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where Pasto Agricultural Museum

Open House event at the Pasto Agriclutural Museum coincides with the Centre County Master Gardener Plant Sale. This is a "Remake Learning Day" event.

Food Microbiology Short Course 2024

When May 21, 2024 7:00 AM to May 23, 2024 3:00 PM
Where Rodney A. Erickson Food Science Building

One Health Microbiome Symposium

When May 30-31, 2024
Where Huck Life Sciences Building

Penn State’s One Health Microbiome Center will host the One Health Microbiome Symposium on May 30-31, 2024, at the Huck Life Sciences Building on the University Park campus. The event will assemble experts from diverse research fields to explore the intricate role microbial communities, or microbiomes, play within and across the spheres of agricultural, environmental, and human health. The symposium will focus on global microbiome-based opportunities and challenges through a wide range of topics, including groundbreaking phage therapy for human infectious diseases and the optimization of food production through beneficial bacteria in soil and plants.

Fundamentals of Food Science Short Course 2024

When June 25, 2024 7:30 AM to June 28, 2024 4:30 PM
Where Rodney A. Erickson Food Science Building

Associate Director of Alumni Relations

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240 Agricultural Administration Building
University Park, PA 16802