School of Arts & Sciences
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences says, “You had more racial diversity and socio-economic mixing in the public schools, and far fewer schools with all rich kids together and all poor kids together.”
Devesh Kapur of the School of Arts and Sciences says, “For Modi the overseas Gujaratis who are clearly wealthy are a way to acquire a degree of legitimacy.”
By Marjorie Ferrone
It can take what John Nappo calls “blood, sweat and tears” to materialize a dream, but this is the price he and fellow University of Pennsylvania students Sade Oba, Emre Tanirgan and Gabrielle Patterson say they willingly paid in return for a finalist position in Walt Disney Imagineering’s 23rd Imaginations competition.
Mark Liberman of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the use of “uptalk.”
The Luquillo Mountains of Puerto Rico are prone to extremes. Nearly all the rain for the year pours down in two drenching months. Lush, rolling forests give way to rocky, barren peaks. Even the soil is extreme, storing carbon differently than many other soil types, in highly localized iron minerals.