Student Eric Trager of the School of Arts and Sciences shares his perspective on the crisis in Egypt.
School of Arts & Sciences
PHILADELPHIA – Novelist and non-fiction writer Susan Cheever is the first of three acclaimed writers slated to visit the University of Pennsylvania as Spring 2011 Fellows at Kelly Writers House. Cheever will be on campus Feb. 14-15.
CURF is proud to announce a Penn record-tying 7 Thouron Award winners!
Grace Ambrose will graduate in 2011 from the College of Arts & Sciences with a BA in the History of Art, as well as a minor in Creative Writing. She has worked at the Whitney Museum in New York and the Institute of Contemporary Art in Philadelphia, and plans to study Curation while in the UK.
Brian Rose of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the looting of Egyptian artifacts.
Michael Zuckerman of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on an Ohio state representative who quoted Benjamin Franklin when introducing a plan to repeal the state’s estate tax.
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts and Sciences suggests that a Los Angeles school system settlement is a distraction from fixing schools that are poorly operated.
Penn-Based Index Shows Rise of Asian, Latin-American, African Think Tanks; Brookings Is Top Think Tank
PHILADELPHIA – The University of Pennsylvania’s annual rankings of the world’s top think tanks puts the Brookings Institution at the top of the list as 2010 Think Tank of the Year. It was selected from 74 institutions that were nominated.