Robert Zemsky of the Graduate School of Education and the Learning Alliance for Higher Education says three-year bachelor degrees would cut costs and focus curriculum.
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Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on the leadership style of Philander Smith College’s president.
PHILADELPHIA – Twelve University of Pennsylvania faculty members have been honored as recipients of the Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Awards for Distinguished Teaching, Provost’s Awards for Teaching Excellence and Provost’s Awards for Distinguished Ph.D. Teaching and Mentoring.
The Lindback Awards, presented to members of Penn’s standing faculty since 1961, recognize distinguished teaching at colleges and universities throughout the Mid-Atlantic service area of Abbotts Dairies Inc. Christian Lindback was president and principal of Abbott’s Dairies.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is cited for her examination of African-American philanthropic trends and her report “A Growing Tradition? Examining the African-American Family Foundation.”
PHILADELPHIA— Heather Rouse, a Stoneleigh Public Policy Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education, has been named deputy research director at the City of Philadelphia’s new Policy and Analysis Center, designed to improve health, education and social services for city residents.