A Visit to the Ryan Veterinary Hospital
At Ryan Veterinary Hospital, the highest levels of medical expertise are matched by deeply human compassion and a recognition of the special bond people have with their animal companions.
More Than Just a Game
In a course developed by Yasmin Kafai, a professor of teaching, learning, and leadership at Penn's GSE, a group of 12 sixth to eighth graders are working not only to understand how video games work, but to actually create the games themselves.
PIK Professor Rakesh Vohra: An Interdisciplinary Innovator
Drawing from the seemingly disparate fields of economics, electrical engineering, and computer science, Vohra's work requires the support of an institution resolutely committed to interdisciplinary research—a level of commitment he says few institutions beyond Penn have.
Composer Has a Lifelong Fascination with Sounds
Erica Ball was just 3 years old when she begged her parents to let her play the piano. She doesn't remember exactly what sparked her interest, but Ball says her fluency grew quickly as she progressed from playing on a tiny keyboard to a baby grand by middle school.
Penn Team Pilots Sweet Bites in Bangalore
Last March, an interdisciplinary team of Penn undergraduate students beat out 11,000 applicants worldwide to be named one of six regional winners of the Hult Prize, a $1 million challenge inviting university students to create a start-up addressing global issues.