The Latest from WPSU

Splash and Bubbles: Ocean Friends Forever
Upcoming Events

Eventapalooza 2017

Posted on September 20, 2017

Come out to WPSU’s Annual Eventapalooza Extravaganza: Ocean Friends Forever. This year we are very excited to announce a visit from your Reeftown friends Splash and Bubbles. We’ll have lots of ocean-themed activities and giveaways from Penn State and community organizations. Continue »

Sunday, October 22, from 1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.


Our Town: Sheffield
Our Town


Posted on September 8, 2017

Volunteers from the Sheffield, Warren County area came together to capture stories of their community with video, photos and memories. Features include Whispering Winds Campground and Music on the Mountain. Continue »


Traveling Wall
Upcoming Events

The Traveling Wall in Centre County

Posted on September 7, 2017

WPSU and a dedicated group of community volunteers and partners are working to bring The Traveling Wall—an 80% scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall—to Centre County in October 2017. Continue »

Thursday, October 5 – Sunday, October 8


Arthur Goldstein
Upcoming Events

Jazz at the Palmer

Posted on August 30, 2017

Jazz at the Palmer continues in September with a performance by Arthur Goldstein.  Registration opens September 1. Continue »

Thursday, September 28, at 7:30 p.m.


SciTech Now

Episode 335

Posted on August 29, 2017

In this episode, discover the world of sonification where Penn State Professor turns data into sound to gain new insights. Also, learn what scientists are doing to find new habitats for Vaux's swifts, take a look at Darwin's unseen manuscripts, and more! Continue »


Robotic arm holding bottle of water
SciTech Now

Episode 334

Posted on August 29, 2017

Discover IVER, an autonomous underwater vehicle being developed by a diverse team of engineers, programmers, and a mathematician at Penn State. Also, take a look at researchers adding robotic arms to wheelchairs with the mobility enhancement robotic wheelchair or MEBot. And learn about how employers are working with colleges to bring more skilled workers into the tech industry. Continue »


Solar Eclipse
SciTech Now

Episode 333

Posted on August 28, 2017

A group of Penn State scientists led by Bo Cheng are trying to figure out how insects like flies, fly. Also, a stunning snapshot of a solar eclipse. And finding every species of fish. Continue »