Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the unknown history of the civil rights struggle in the North.
Penn in the News
President Amy Gutmann discusses the growth of interest by Korean students in U.S. colleges and universities.
Lim Soo-jin, a Wharton student, is profiled.
Thomas Wadden of the School of Medicine says structured meal plans can help with the battle against obesity.
Mark Liberman of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his language blog, The Language Log.
Lawrence Sherman of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses a rash of recent robberies that used hot beverages as weapons.
Marie Gottschalk of the School of Arts and Sciences authors an op-ed on prisons.
Penn’s “Idea-Slam” event that profiles student inventors is profiled.
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.