Penn State Students Take First and Second Place in 2020 STMA Student Challenge

On January 15, four teams of Penn State turfgrass students competed in the 2020 Sports Turf Managers Association (STMA) Student Challenge at the Palm Beach County Convention Center in West Palm Beach, Florida. Thirty-one teams, representing 2-year and 4-year turf programs in colleges and universities from across the country, participated in the annual event

Penn State Turf Students Receive PAGCS Scholarships

Penn State turf students Richardson Pena Agromonte and Billy Covert recently received scholarships from the Philadelphia Association of Golf Course Superintendents.

Alum Creates Turfgrass Scholarship

The Penn State Turfgrass Program thanks recent turf alum Ryan Hillert, who recently established the Hillert Family Turfgrass Scholarship at Penn State.

Alum Receives Golfdom Magazine Award

Congratulations to Penn State Turf Alum Alan FitzGerald, who was recently named 2019 Herb Graffis Businessperson of the Year by Golfdom Magazine!

Turf Students Receive GCSAA Scholarships

This year, The GCSAA Scholars Competition awarded scholarships to six Penn State Turf students.

Douglas Apple and Samuel Lobaugh Named Recipients of the PTC Scholarships

The Pennsylvania Turfgrass Council is pleased to announce Douglas Apple and Samuel Lobaugh as the spring 2019 recipients of the PTC scholarships.

Evan Mascitti Receives C Reese Berdanier Endowed Award

Congratulations to PhD student Evan Mascitti, this year's recipient of the C Reese Berdanier Endowed Award!

Professor Receives Excellence in Advising Award

Congratulations to Dr. Ben McGraw--Professor of Turfgrass Science--who recently received Penn State's Excellence in Advising Award!

Student Recieves Chris Stiegler Turf Science Student Travel Award and Fellowship

Master of Science student Devon Carroll was named one of eight recipients of the 2018 Chris Stiegler Turf Science Student Travel Award and Fellowship. The award was created in memory of the late Dr. Chris Stiegler and is funded by a bi-annual golf tournament.

Student Receives Travel Award and Speaks in Finland

Congratulations to second year Master of Science student Devon Carroll, who recently received the 2018 Penn State Agricultural Sciences International Travel Tag Along Fund award. This award helped fund an international trip to Helsinki, Finland where Devon presented her thesis research.

 
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