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Alumna partners with development team to raise money for neurological diseases through social media

Alumna partners with development team to raise money for neurological diseases through social media

Watching a parent rapidly deteriorate from an unexpected and mysterious illness can leave a person feeling devastated and helpless. For Jennifer DiVittorio, her own experience observing both her parents’ decline has been no exception. Her mother is suffering from Alzheimer’s disease and her father from a rare form of Parkinson’s called multiple system atrophy.

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New endowment supports entrepreneurs

New endowment supports entrepreneurs

A surgically implantable heart pump, a microscope that revealed the atom for the first time, the synthetic progesterone used in birth control pills—Penn State’s researchers have the scientific expertise and the innovative ideas needed to create life-changing products.

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