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November 8, 2018

Second year Master of Science student Devon Carroll placed second in her division of the graduate student poser competition at the Crop Science Society of American meetings in Baltimore.

November 3, 2018

Devon Carroll, Master of Science student in Agronomy, was recently selected as a Stiegler Travel Award Recipient.

October 26, 2018

Master of Science student Devon Carroll is a recipient of the 2018 Penn State Agricultural Sciences International Travel Tag Along Fund award.

August 1, 2018

Travis Russell recently joined the Turfgrass Management Lab where he will complete his Ph.D. on disease management.

December 15, 2017

Devon Carroll, MS in Agronomy, was one of three recipients from across the country to be named as a 2017 Watson Fellow.

December 9, 2017

Cameron Stephens reflects on successfully passing his MS defense and graduating from Penn State.

December 8, 2017

Devon Carroll, MS student in Agronomy, receives the Western Seed Association's President's Award.

November 3, 2017

Cameron Stephens, MS in Agronomy, was one of eight graduate students to receive the Steigler Travel Fellowship

July 10, 2017

Han, K.M. J.E. Kaminski, and T.T. Lulis. 2017. Influence of nitrogen, plant growth regulators, and iron sulfate on annual bluegrass (Poa annua L.) populations on a golf green. Int. Turfgrass Res. Soc. J. 13:661-669.

July 10, 2017

Baetsen-Young, A.M., J.E. Kaminski, and M. Tien. 2017. Lignocellulos degrading capabilities of Sphaerobolus stellatus in creeping bentgrass. Int. Turfgrass Res. Soc. J. 13:145-152.

June 5, 2017

This year the Kaminski Lab has four outstanding undergraduate research assistants. Learn more about them here.

January 2, 2017

Devon Carroll spent a year as an undergraduate research assistant, but is making the leap to graduate school in the Turfgrass Management Lab.

November 21, 2016

Undergraduate and graduate students place in the oral and poster competitions at the Crop Science meetings.

October 1, 2016

Inguagiato, J.C., J.E. Kaminski, and T.T. Lulis. 2016. Effect of phosphite rate and source on cyanobacteria colonization of putting green turf. CropSci. Advance online publication. doi:10.2135/cropsci2016.06.0469.

October 1, 2016

Patrizia Rollo is a Ph.D. student in Agronomy with a focus on the turfgrass pathology. She earned her M.S. from the University of Pisa in Italy.

September 16, 2016

Baetsen-Young, A.M., J.E. Kaminski, M.T. Kasson and D.D. Davis. 2015. Insights into the Biology of Sphaerobolus stellatus as a causal agent of thatch collapse in golf turfs. Crop Sci 55:2342-2351

January 4, 2016

Cameron Stephens is the newest member of the Turfgrass Managment Lab. His Master of Science project will focus on fungicide resistance in the dollar spot pathogen