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On The Front Page

School of Arts & Sciences Teaching Awards

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Steven J. Fluharty, dean of the School of Arts & Sciences, and Dennis DeTurck, dean of the College, announce the following recipients of the School’s 2015 teaching awards, to be presented on Thursday, April 30 at an awards reception that is open to the University of Pennsylvania community. The reception will take place from 4 to 6 p.m. in room 200, College Hall.

This year’s recipients of SAS’s highest teaching honor are Mark Devlin, the Reese W. Flower Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics, and Ayelet Ruscio, associate professor of psychology.

Click here for sketches of all the winners.

Donita Brady: Presidential Professor

University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann and Provost Vincent Price are pleased to announce the appointment of Donita Brady as the seventh Presidential Professor, effective July 1, 2015. Dr. Brady will be Presidential Assistant Professor of Cancer Biology in the Perelman School of Medicine.

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Out on a Limb—A Tree Adventure (above) at the Morris Arboretum gives visitors a bird’s-eye view, which has helped the Arboretum broaden its reach and increase attendance since it opened six years ago. It has now led the Arboretum to receive the Buildy Award (see Honors & Other Things).

On The Back Page

Research Roundup: Remediating Neighborhood Blight May Reduce Stress and Improve Health; Parents Need to Know That Sports and Energy Drinks Are Not Healthy for Kids; Roseroot Herb Shows Promise as Potential Depression Treatment Option

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Issue Highlights: April 21, 2015

Faculty Senate Executive Committee Actions

Death: Nancy Sue Kikta, New Bolton Center

OF RECORD: Policy on Non-affiliates Visiting Penn Research Facilities

Hannah Bennett: Fine Arts Library

Kathryn Woodward: Penn Bookstore Manager

Honors & Other Things

Burrison Gallery at the University Club at Penn: 2015-16 Call for Submittals

With Justice for All: Investigating Campus Sexual Assault: April 22

Philadelphia Science Festival: April 24-May 2

Works on Paper at the Burrison Gallery

Human Resources: Upcoming Programs

One Step Ahead: Email Risks: Well Beyond the Encryption Problem

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(left) The Image Affair: Dreyfus in the Media, 1894-1906, examines the wrongful convictions for treason and the eventual exoneration of Jewish officer Alfred Dreyfus. The exhibit is on display at the Kamin Gallery of Van Pelt-Dietrich Library from April 13 through August 7.


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