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April 09, 2020

Perkins named to advisory committee for veterans services

PRC Affiliate Daniel Perkins, professor of family resiliency and policy and principal scientist and founder of the Clearinghouse for Military Family Readiness at Penn State, was recently invited to serve on the Joint State Government Commission’s Advisory Committee on the Coordination of Veterans Services.

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March 31, 2020

PRC shares resources for responding to COVID-19

PRC faculty and staff have provided links to these resources to provide timely information from the University, and to focus on well-being and prevention during these challenging times. This page will be updated regularly, so please check back for more resources.

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March 31, 2020

Researchers mobilize to study COVID-19 from multiple angles

Effective communication between the scientific community and policymakers is also essential as governments must make quick decisions to protect their citizens.   

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March 27, 2020

Noll one of five receiving Faculty Scholar Medals

Five University faculty members have received 2020 Faculty Scholar Medals for Outstanding Achievement.

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Evidence-to-Impact Podcast #1: Criminal Sentencing Guidelines

March 26, 2020

New podcast bridges the gap between academia and policymakers

How can academia and government work together to tackle problems? That’s the question that a new podcast launched by the Evidence-to-Impact Collaborative, a unit of Penn State's Social Science Research Institute, is trying to answer.

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