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When IUP faculty members, staff members, or students make the news, you’ll find it here.

Oil Makes a Comeback in Pennsylvania

Retired professor of industrial and labor relations Dr. Charles McCollester is used as an expert in an article about Pennsylvania's oil history.

Posted on 4/23/2015 12:38:21 PM

Western Pa. residents at risk for Lyme disease

IUP and Dr. Thomas Simmons, biology, helped to research the prevalence of the ticks that carry Lyme disease for the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection.

Posted on 4/23/2015 12:33:31 PM

Lyme disease cases from deer ticks are plummeting in Lancaster County. Why?

IUP and Dr. Thomas Simmons, biology, played a major role in a study about the ticks that carry Lyme disease.

Posted on 4/23/2015 12:30:06 PM

Counties issue Lyme disease warnings in Pennsylvania

IUP's Dr. Tom Simmons (biology) worked with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Resources on a new report about the prevalence of deer ticks in all Pennsylvania counties. Deer ticks are  the insects that carry the bacteria that causes Lyme disease.

Posted on 4/22/2015 11:47:11 AM

Cover up! Lyme disease causing deer ticks found in every Pennsylvania county; study says

IUP's Dr. Tom Simmons, Department of Biology, was part of a project for the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection finding that blacklegged ticks ("deer ticks"), that often carry Lyme disease, have been found in all of Pennsylvania's 67 counties.

Posted on 4/21/2015 3:14:00 PM

Newsmaker: Gretchen McCormick

IUP senior Gretchen McCormick is recognized for her selection as the 2015 IUP Women's Senior Leadership Award recipient and for her work with IUP SEEDS.

Posted on 4/21/2015 8:52:59 AM

Newsmaker: Pao Ying Hsiao

IUP faculty member Pao Ying Hsiao is recognized as a finalist in the American Society for Nutrition's Emerging Leaders in Nutrition Science Competition.

Posted on 4/16/2015 12:33:47 PM