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Such a Stoic February 2, 2015 | The New Yorker

Emily Wilson of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for her book The Greatest Empire: A Life of Seneca.


National Jewish Book Awards Cite Philly Authors January 19, 2015 | Jewish Exponent

Kathryn Hellerstein of the School of Arts & Sciences is featured for winning the Barbara Dobkin Award for Women’s Studies for her book A Question of Tradition: Women Poets in Yiddish, 1586-1987.


New Art Museum Exhibit, ‘Represent,’ Showcases Black Artists From Its Collection January 9, 2015 | Philadelphia Daily News

Gwendolyn DuBois Shaw of the School of Arts & Sciences is highlighted for curating an art exhibit titled “Represent: 200 Years of African-American Art in the Philadelphia Museum of Art.”


Video: Penn A Cappella Group Perform for President, First Lady and Emmy Rossum at the White House December 23, 2014 | Philadelphia Magazine

The Penn Shabbatones are highlighted for performing at the White House.


Schwarzman, Piketty, Kerry, Gorman Pick Best Books of ’14 December 12, 2014 | Bloomberg

 

President Amy Gutmann participates in Bloomberg’s “Best Books of 2014” list selection.