Fostering understanding, awareness, and appreciation of the Polar Regions through outreach, education, and research. Penn State University.

Optics of the Poles – Exhibit is now OPEN in the Art Alley

A Visual Expression of Polar Research at Penn State. Read More

FYI THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. The Meaning of Ice: People and Sea Ice in Three Arctic Communities

Dr. Shari Fox Gearheard, University of Colorado Boulder Monday January 25, 2016 4:00 - 5:00 pm.… Read More

Resilience in social-ecological systems in Northwest Eurasia (RISES)

Dr. Bruce C. Forbes, Research Professor, Arctic Centre, University of Lapland Wednesday February 17, 2016 4:00… Read More

DJ Spooky

Multi media artist DJ Spooky will speak at Polar Day March 22, 2016 Freeman Auditorium, University… Read More

New Polar Center Video

A short 2 minute film all about us. Turn up the volume. Read More

Changes in Antarctic Ice -400,000 years to present

Polar sonifications by Mark Ballora and Matt Kenney. Read More

Outreach

Optics of the Poles – Exhibit is now OPEN in the Art Alley

A Visual Expression of Polar Research at Penn State.

Come visit us at AGU

The Polar Center will be hosting a booth at the annual American Geophysical Union Fall meeting December 14 – 18, 2015. We will be in booth #118 in the NSF section.

New Polar Center Video

A short 2 minute film all about us. Turn up the volume.

Teacher Workshop

Teacher Workshop, Polar Science: A Teachers Guide to Climate Change. Friday, January 30, 2015.