This summer, three undergraduate students at the University of Pennsylvania are studying the best ways to research and promote effective charitable giving.
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This summer for the first time, the University of Pennsylvania launched an international student pre-orientation program in China for new students from China.
Wharton undergraduate student Corey Fader is featured for having a condition called avoidant/restrictive food-intake disorder, ARFID. Doctoral student Hannah Zickgraf of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about leading a study on the attitudes and behaviors of adult picky eaters.
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts & Sciences joins a discussion on the teacher job market and retention.
By encoding information in photons via their spin, “photonic” computers could be orders of magnitude faster and efficient than their current-day counterparts. Likewise, encoding information in the spin of electrons, rather than just their quantity, could make “spintronic” computers with similar advantages.
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for studying teacher retention.