Jonathan Spector of the Wharton School is named to lead the Conference Board.
Penn in the News
Bernard Anderson of the Wharton School and Elijah Anderson of the School of Arts and Sciences discuss the link between joblessness and crime.
The Penn Masala a cappella group is profiled.
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School discusses current home loan trends.
Laurie Olin of the School of Design discusses landscape architecture.
Dean Eduardo Glandt of the School of Engineering and Applied Science discusses the design of Skirkanich Hall.
President Amy Gutmann and Sheldon Hackney, a former president, offer praise for Drew Gilpin Faust, the president-designate of Harvard.
Boris Zinshteyn, a student in the School of Arts and Sciences, is cited for co-authoring a paper on RNA editing.
Boris Zinshteyn, a student in the School of Arts and Sciences, is profiled.
C. William Schwab of the School of Medicine discusses Philadelphia gun violence.
Edwin Datz of Facilities and Real Estate Services comments on planned retail growth in University City.
Penn is among top fundraisers in 2006.
Kathryn Edin of the School of Arts and Sciences says there are many factors in poor neighborhoods that elevate motherhood’s importance above marriage.
Penn dancers Tina Mehta and Raju Singh practice a Bollywood routine.
President Amy Gutmann praises the abilities of Drew Faust, the president-designate of Harvard.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School for Education discusses historically African-American colleges.
Damon Freeman of the School of Social Policy and Practice is profiled for his research on psychologist Kenneth Bancroft Clark.
Vice President Robin Beck of Information Systems and Computing discusses illegal downloading.
Carl June of the School of Medicine discusses the future of vaccines.
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the unknown history of the civil rights struggle in the North.