University of Pennsylvania sociology professor Jerry A. Jacobs offers a different perspective on disciplines in higher education in his new book entitled In Defense of Disciplines: Interdisciplinarity and Specialization in the Research University.
An interdisciplinary team of researchers is using mathematical modeling to better understand the mechanisms at play in traumatic brain injury, with an eye toward protecting against its long-term consequences.
Senior Gabrielle Piper and sophomore Drew Magaha each earned second-team All-Ivy status for the University of Pennsylvania track and field teams on Tuesday as announced by the league office.
Through the Penn in Washington Semester program, sophomore Ben Stollman is spending the spring in Washington, D.C., learning from nationally recognized experts and serving as an intern for a senator.
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Chris William Sanchirico of the Law School comments on the effects of lowering a tax rate on multinational corporations.
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School shares his comments on the latest jobs report.
A report on black male college completion rates led by Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education is cited.
Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School comments on purchasing immediate annuities.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School contributes an op-ed on health care.