Arts & Humanities

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When It Comes to Surviving Mass Extinctions, Smaller Is Better November 15, 2015 |

Lauren Sallan of the School of Arts & Sciences is highlighted for leading research that shows ancient mass extinction led to dominance of tiny fish.

Myanmar and Its Film Industry Fear Election Could Mark End of Period of Freedom November 6, 2015 |

Peter Decherney of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about the film industry in Myanmar.

A Sparkling Set of Ivories: The Dentist With a Royal Art Collection October 29, 2015 | Guardian (U.K.)

Dean Denis Kinane of the School of Dental Medicine is mentioned about leading the celebration of the art left to the School by Thomas W. Evans.

Remembering the Rosenwald Schools September 16, 2015 | Architect Magazine

Witold Rybczynski of the School of Design writes about Julius Rosenwald schoolhouses.

Penn Scientists’ Work on ‘Ghost Particles’ Contributed to Nobel Win October 7, 2015 | Philadelphia Inquirer


Josh Klein and Eugene Beier of the School of Arts & Sciences are highlighted for being a part of a group of researchers who helped design and build high-tech particle detectors and analyzed results.