Robert Zemsky of the Graduate School of Education says a report of higher education’s future needs a re-write.
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Frederick Kaplan of the School of Medicine is named as one of “15 People Who Make America Great” for his work in treating a rare bone disorder.
Katherine Schultz of the Graduate School of Education discusses American educational systems.
John DiIulio of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his creation of a mentor program for children of inmates.
Penn “Engineers Without Borders” travel to Honduras to provide relief for water-scarcity issues.
Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice says biographical writing can be very therapeutic.
Richard Leventhal of the Penn Museum says museums need to be more forthcoming about their purchasing of antiquities.
Penn’s Morris Arboretum receives a grant to build a new horticulture center.
Harvey Rubin of the School of Medicine authors an opinion piece on the modern nature of pandemics.
Corinne R. Sweeney of the School of Veterinary Medicine comments on Barbaro’s recovery.
Therese Richmond of the School of Nursing discusses her involvement in a program that seeks to reduce the number of gunshot victims in the United States.
Mark Liberman of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses his linguistics blog.
Lynne B. Sagalyn of Penn’s Wharton School discusses renovation plans for New York City's Penn Station.
Michael Useem of Penn’s Wharton School discusses managerial layering at the workplace.
Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses academic procrastination.
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on voter dissatisfaction regarding the war in Iraq.
Penn's plan for expansion along the Schuylkill River is detailed.
Kenneth Shropshire of Penn’s Wharton School comments on the informal rules that govern professional athletes.
Susan Ellenberg of the School of Medicine discusses the process of approval behind a controversial study concerning artificial blood.
Sara Jaffee of the School of Medicine says teen motherhood is many times the result of patterned influences.