Science and Technology

Kelan Fogarty works in chemistry lab

Kelan Fogarty works in the chemistry lab in Penn State Beaver's Michael Baker Building. Fogarty is working in an inert atmosphere glove box that prevents that materials inside from exposure to oxygen and water. Fogarty has been conducting research this summer with Michael Hay, professor of chemistry.

Fernleaf bleeding heart study

Beaver Assistant Professor of Biology Sarah Nilson has received more than $15,000 to conduct a genetic study of Dicentra eximia, or fernleaf bleeding heart, a plant that's growing in unusually large patches in the woods behind campus.