Penn’s “Idea-Slam” event that profiles student inventors is profiled.
Penn in the News
Lawrence Sherman of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the demographics of Philadelphia gun violence.
President Amy Gutmann discusses Penn’s involvement in a program that seeks to reduce carbon emissions on campus.
Steven Sondheimer of the School of Medicine says modern contraceptives are very safe.
Dan Lee of the School of Engineering and Applied Science discusses a student engineering challenge.
Franklin Allen of the Wharton School discusses the future of the auto industry.
Howard Kunreuther of the Wharton School discusses insurance coverage in Mississippi in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.
Dennis Culhane of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses homeless patient dumping.
Martha Farah of the School of Arts and Sciences says brain study is advancing rapidly.
President Amy Gutmann discusses female leadership among the Ivy League presidents.
President Amy Gutmann receives a citizenship award.
Martin Seligman of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his research on the psychology of happiness.
Deborah Watkins Bruner of the School of Nursing discusses research that evaluates pain during cancer treatment.
Pavel Savor of the Wharton School assesses patterns in business mergers.
President Amy Gutmann and former President Sheldon Hackney discuss Drew Gilpin Faust’s qualifications to be president of Harvard.
Christopher Patusky of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the culture shock that can stem from immigration.
Steven Hahn of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on Harvard’s choice for president.
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education is cited for his research on teacher attrition.
Theodore Hershberg of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses state Sen. Vincent Fumo.
E. Ann Matter of the School of Arts and Sciences says Harvard’s new
president will bring a different perspective.