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Best of Philly Snapshot: Janet Monge, Best Museum Curator July 30, 2014 | Philadelphia Magazine

Janet Monge of the Penn Museum is profiled as best museum curator.

Penn Offers First German Language MOOC July 29, 2014 | Philadelphia Inquirer

Penn’s new massive open online course “Auf Deutsch: Communicating in German Across Cultures” is featured.

The International Team Trying to Save Syrian Antiquities July 21, 2014 | BBC News

Brian Daniels of the Penn Museum talks about the Heritage Task Force training Syrians to protect artifacts.

New Paper Considers the Limits of Community Development in Addressing Housing Crisis July 14, 2014 | New York Observer

Laura Wolf-Powers of the School of Design is featured for her article “Understanding community development in a ‘theory of action’ framework: Norms, markets, justice.”

PennDesign Launches Landscape Architecture Plus (LA+) Journal July 11, 2014 | World Landscape Architecture

Richard Weller of the School of Design is interviewed.