Interdisciplinary research at the University of Pennsylvania is showing how cells interact over long distances within fibrous tissue, like that associated with many diseases of the liver, lungs and other organs.
When University of Pennsylvania student Amy Phillips learned about the Girl Scouts at Penn program, she immediately joined.Having been a Scout from kindergarten through high school, Phillips was thrilled to be able to continue her involvement at Penn.
A double major in science, technology and society and philosophy, Paul Marett’s interest in the historical figures, who both predicted and influenced their futures, has led him down a unique path. For his senior thesis, he’s researching a collection of largely forgotten books published in Britain between World War I and II.
Freshman Anna Ross helped guide the University of Pennsylvania women's basketball team to an historic Big 5 win and was rewarded with Ivy League Rookie of the Week honors as announced by the league office on Monday.
Penn Study: Majority of Women with Early-Stage Breast Cancer in U.S. Receive Unnecessarily Long Courses of RadiationDecember 10, 2014
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Scott Kasner of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the Philadelphia region having “multiple comprehensive stroke centers that can deliver this [clot-retrieval] therapy.”
Cassie Mogilner Holmes of the Wharton School is cited for an upcoming paper that discusses how gift giving fosters relationships.
Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education is highlighted for his course, “Case Studies in Higher Education Administration.”
Erica Miller and Sue McDonnell of the School of Veterinary Medicine comment on migrating birds that help detect signs of danger or weather.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education shares why prospective students might choose to attend historically black colleges and universities.