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State College in Centre County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Science, Technology and Society

 
 
Science, Technology and Society Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 31, 2019
1. Science, Technology and Society Marker
Inscription.  In 1969-70, leading faculty from the Colleges of Earth and Mineral Sciences, Engineering, Liberal Arts, and Science founded the nation's first interdisciplinary program in Science, Technology, and Society. Its integrative courses addressing critical courses addressing critical issues in these areas served as a model for similar programs at many other universities.
 
Erected by Penn State Alumni Association.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EducationScience & Medicine.
 
Location. 40° 47.816′ N, 77° 51.837′ W. Marker is in State College, Pennsylvania, in Centre County. Marker is on Polluck Road north of Pattee Mall, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: State College PA 16801, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. President Atherton (a few steps from this marker); Old Botany (within shouting distance of this marker); Oak Cottage (within shouting distance of this marker); Postwar Authors (within shouting distance of this marker); Carnegie Building
Science, Technology and Society Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 31, 2019
2. Science, Technology and Society Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Schwab Auditorium (within shouting distance of this marker); The Daily Collegian (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Waring European Larch (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in State College.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 2, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 2, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 55 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 2, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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Nov. 28, 2020