Profs Get $300,000 Grant For Fake-News Detector

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. (AP) — Two Penn State professors have received $300,000 from the National Science Foundation to develop technology that will enable digital devices to weed out fake news. The university says information sciences and technology professor Dongwon Lee and communications professor S. Shyam Sundar are working on the project. Lee says fake news […]

Penn State University To Honor Dick Lippin

Pennsylvania State University’s Liberal Arts Alumni Society is honoring Richard B. (Dick) Lippin, chairman, chief executive and founder of The Lippin Group, with the 2013 Service to Society Award. Lippin will receive the award during a ceremony on March 21 at the College of Liberal Arts. The Service to Society Award, the university said, “is […]