Network Visualization Fuses Science and Art
Science and art are often perceived to be at opposite ends of the academic spectrum. But Danielle Bassett, a 2014 MacArthur Fellow, believes the two disciplines can inform each other in tangible ways.
The World-Changing Work of PIK Professors
The University's 15 Penn Integrates Knowledge professors engage in world-changing work that crosses disciplines and breaks boundaries.
Class of 2018 Convocation
The Class of 2018 and transfer students received a rousing Penn welcome on the day before the start of classes. Led by the Penn Band, more than 2,400 students streamed onto College Green on Aug. 26 for Convocation.
Advice for the Class of 2018
Two campus residents have some advice for incoming freshman. They encourage students to get to know their professors, and take the time to get in involved in activities that spark their passion.
PIK Prof Robert Ghrist: The Power of Online Learning
A revolution in online learning, "Calculus: Single Variable," Robert Ghrist's popular Coursera course, contains 16 hours of hand-drawn video, and has attracted more than 130,000 students from all over the world.