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Lori Wilson, Town&Gown

Lori Wilson is a freelance writer and works in marketing for the Penn State Smeal College of Business.

Articles by Lori Wilson, Town&Gown

Designing the Perfect Career Designing the Perfect Career
7 weeks ago - Town and gown
World-renowned poster designer. Professor emeritus. Lanny Sommese has certainly earned some impressive titles in his nearly 50-year career. Born in East Moline, Illinois, in 1943, he has been a member of the Penn State faculty since 1970, and has served as a fellow of the Institute for Arts [Read More]
Health & Wellness: New Children’s Advocacy Center Health & Wellness: New Children’s Advocacy Center
37 weeks ago - Town and gown
“Whether it’s justice, healing, or both, we want to focus on what the child needs.” This is the basis of Kristina Taylor-Porter’s vision for Centre County’s first Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC), set to open early in 2014. Not only motivated by the challenge to [Read More]
Family Takes Care of Family Family Takes Care of Family
46 weeks ago - Town and gown
As the aging population continues to grow, more and more adults are faced with the decision on how best to care for their parents when they are no longer able to care for themselves. According to a prediction by the US Census Bureau, by 2030 there will be about 70 million people who are 65 and [Read More]
Home-School Connection Home-School Connection
60 weeks ago - Town and gown
Planning and setting goals for the upcoming school year may not be foremost on the minds of area youth as they relish these final days of summer. But getting the academic year started off right is likely to be at the top of the minds of many area parents and teachers during the first few weeks of [Read More]
Health & Wellness: Race Against the Clock Health & Wellness: Race Against the Clock
73 weeks ago - Town and gown
If there is one word that medical experts want to impress upon the general public during national Stroke Awareness Month it’s “fast.” Not only does it serve as a reminder to act quickly when faced with the possible onset of a stroke, but also as a helpful acronym for what symptoms [Read More]
Faculty Focus: 'To the Moon and Back' Featuring Michael Paul
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Faculty Focus: 'To the Moon and Back' Featuring Michael Paul
85 weeks ago - Town and gown
The Faculty Focus feature is a new, weekly question-and-answer spotlight on the administrators, instructors and all Penn State employees who keep the university running. [Read More]
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