Penn’s gender-neutral housing option is highlighted.
Penn in the News
Nathan Keim and Paulo Arratia from the School of Engineering and Applied Science discuss their research developing new materials to use in stress tests.
Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy says, “Crowdfunding is particularly attractive to younger donors who are looking for a more direct connection to the causes and people they’re supporting.”
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School is mentioned for his book Why Good People Can’t Get Jobs.
Chad Lassiter of the School of Social Policy & Practice says, “The gaps should never be frowned upon, for each learner differs in their approach to their own educational experience.”
Jeremy Greenwood of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for studying assortative mating.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School comments on smoking being a top health issue in the United States.
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on international plans to revitalize Detroit.
Evan Rosenbaum and Matt Geiger from the Wharton School are trying to recapture the early spirit of Facebook.
The University has created a contest for "public art" that would promote life-saving device use.
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for researching teaching autonomy and satisfaction.
Janet Monge of the School of Arts and Sciences and the Penn Museum comments on Chinese fossils.
Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School is quoted about baby boomers living longer in retirement.
Adam Grant of the Wharton School contributes an op-ed about bad teaching.
President Amy Gutmann says, “The completion of the renovated ARCH building marks a new focal point for cultural life on campus.”
Penn’s work as a partner campus in AAAS Emerging Leaders in Science & Society is featured.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education shares her thoughts about creating duplicate degree programs at historically black colleges and universities and traditionally white institutions.
Patrick McGovern of the Penn Museum is featured for researching ancient alcohol from early Scandinavians.
Kyle Kampman of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the potency of heroin.
Adam Grant of the Wharton School suggests reconnecting with a dormant contact each month as one tip to manage a career differently.