THE THOMAS D. LARSON


PENNSYLVANIA TRANSPORTATION INSTITUTE

The Thomas D. Larson Pennsylvania Transportation Institute is Penn State’s transportation research center. Since its founding in 1968, the Larson Institute has maintained a threefold mission of research, education, and service. The Institute brings together top faculty, world-class facilities and enterprising students from across the University in partnership with public and private stakeholders to address critical transportation-related problems.

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Wright: Citizens pivotal to restoring infrastructure

University Park, Pa. – If democracy rewards its citizens, it also requires something of them. Frederick “Bud” Wright alluded to this when he delivered the Spring 2014 Thomas D. Larson Distinguished Transportation Lecture on April 11 at Penn State. Click

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Frederick “Bud” Wright to Deliver Larson Distinguished Lecture

University Park, Pa. – The Thomas D. Larson Pennsylvania Transportation Institute has announced that Frederick “Bud” Wright will deliver the Spring 2014 Thomas D. Larson Distinguished Transportation Lecture on April 11 at 1:30 p.m. at the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel. The lecture, titled...

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June 1-12: EcoCAR 2 Competition, Year Three

On May 31, the Penn State Advanced Vehicle Team will depart from University Park to defend their #1 title...

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