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Warning: My Class Is One Big Trigger September 7, 2015 | Huffington Post

Jonathan Moreno of the School or Arts & Sciences and the Perelman School of Medicine blogs about the topics that will be covered in his bioethics course and about not being stifled by providing a warning to students that some topics might be upsetting.

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.