A collection of photos from the parade and more.
Alumni Weekend 1997
A passion for Tarot cards drew Stuart Kaplan into a lifetime of collecting. "The Collector"
Harvey Finkle's documentary photography of Philadelphia's homeless. "Urban Nomads"
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F E A T U R E S
John DuIulio Gets Religion
The controversial criminal-justice scholar, who coined the term "super-predator," is on a crusade to see that his dire predictions of skyrocketing youth crime don't come true.
The Virtual Classroom
Information technology makes teaching and learning possible around the clock and around the world. But some wonder if an Ivy League education can be delivered over the Internet.
The Fragrance of Ink
An exhibition at the Arthur Ross Gallery--part of the Gallery's year-long "Celebration of Asia"--highlights Korean "literati" paintings from the Choson Dynasty.
D E P A R T M E N T S
From the Editor
Just who gets the Gazette?. It's a question we get asked a lot.
Debate on genetic counseling, scholars war over Israel's early years.
Notes From the Undergrad
Happy graduation ... and congratulations on your wedding. By Justin Feil.
Food fight ... "Water Buffalo" extinct ... U.S. low in "social progress" ... Penn in Top 10 ... Alzheimer's advance ... Ground broken for Sansom Common ... Annenberg Center director resigns ... The Class of 2001.
Penn is well-positioned for a run at the Ivy title. By Noel Hynd
Off the Shelf
A rare first novel: no (apparent) autobiography. The Light of Falling Stars. By David L. Ulin
Comings, goings, appointments, promotions, accolades, and other personal news
A more in-depth look at some of Penn's outstanding alumni.
Double Acrostic, by Don Z. Block, Gr'77