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Penn Museum’s ‘Flood’ of Artifacts Shows Links Among Faiths August 24, 2015 | Philadelphia Business Journal


The Museum is highlighted for exhibiting ancient religious texts to mark the papal visit next month.

My Strangely Amazing Year of Living Gratefully August 17, 2015 |


Martin Seligman of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about using “well-being” as the top standard for valuing lives.

Video: Napoleon Bonaparte Treasures – 6ABC Loves the Arts August 4, 2015 | WPVI-TV (Philadelphia)

Dean Denis Kinane of the School of Dental Medicine and director Lynn Marsden-Atlass of the Arthur Ross Gallery comment on the exhibit “Courtly Treasures: The Collection of Thomas W. Evans, Surgeon Dentist to Napoleon III.”

Study Questions Radiation Use for ‘Low-Risk’ Prostate Cancers July 17, 2015 | HealthDay News

Anusha Kalbasi and Justin Bekelman of the Perelman School of Medicine are highlighted for research into the impact of radiation on prostate cancer patients.

Nina Simone’s Time Is Now, Again June 19, 2015 | New York Times

Salamishah Tillet of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about the legacy of singer Nina Simone.