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Penn in the news

Our Teacher Diversity Problem Is Not Just About Recruitment. It’s About Retention. December 17, 2014 | Slate.com

Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts & Sciences talks about teacher recruitment campaigns and minority teacher retention.

Pat McCrory and Mark Sanford Fire Back at Article About Stock Payouts December 17, 2014 | New York Times

Jill Fisch of the Law School comments on vesting schedules.

‘Mama, Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys,’ but Encourage Your Girl Babies to Be Engineers December 9, 2014 | Philly.com

Flaura Winston of the Perelman School of Medicine writes about parents encouraging their female children to study STEM topics.

Reinventing Tech Transfer December 9, 2014 | Nature.com

President Amy Gutmann is noted for her conversation with writer Walter Isaacson at the 2014 Silfen Forum.

When Social Media Leads to Social Action December 17, 2014 | TheHill.com

Amy Jordan of the Annenberg Public Policy Center writes about the impact of social media on social action.

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