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Media Contact:Ron Ozio | ozio@upenn.edu | 215-898-8658October 22, 2013

AAU Elects Penn President Amy Gutmann as Vice Chair

The Association of American Universities has elected University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann as its vice chair for the 2013-2014 term, the AAU announced today during its semi-annual meeting in Washington, D.C. 

The Whitest Historically Black College in America

October 18, 2013

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on the impact of historically black colleges and universities.

Article Source: National Public Radio

Set Up for Failure? New Standards, Exams Highlight School Resource Needs

October 16, 2013

Diane Waff of Graduate School of Education comments on the Philadelphia School District's fiscal challenges and how educators can overcome the shortfall.

Article Source: The Notebook

Key Factors in Urban Minority Male High School Success Detailed in New Study

October 3, 2013

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education is featured for leading a study about black and Latino male students’ academic success in New York City high schools.

Young Black and Latino Men Are, in Fact, Going to College

September 30, 2013

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education is cited for his research on achievement by black males in higher education.

Article Source: Atlantic

In Plain Sight

September 30, 2013

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education is featured for his research findings about black and Latino male students succeeding in New York City high schools.

Article Source: Inside Higher Ed

Female Professors Face Family Quandary on Tenure Track

September 29, 2013

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on parenting while on the tenure track.

Colleges Join the Ed-Tech Revolution by Nurturing Young Companies

September 23, 2013

Bobbi Kurshan of the Graduate School of Education discusses the announcement of the school’s education incubator.

Analysis: Racial Gap Persists on Ohio State Tests

September 23, 2013

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education comments on the impact of quality preschool education on students’ performance in kindergarten.

Article Source: Associated Press

Audio: In Philly Schools, When Students With Dreams or Traumas Seek Counseling, the Office Is Often Empty

September 18, 2013

Caroline Watts of the Graduate School of Education comments on the counseling environment in Philadelphia public schools.