Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences shares his comments on Pope Francis’ trip to the West Bank before visiting Israel.
School of Arts & Sciences
Undergraduate Joyce Kim of the School of Arts and Sciences is featured as a student leader in politics.
Peter Decherney of the School of Arts and Sciences writes about a Supreme Court decision on a copyright infringement suit against MGM.
Kelly Writers’ Houses’ Al Filreis says, “Audio distraction – it’s surprising how much of a difference in the listening experience there is.”
Mary Frances Berry of the School of Arts and Sciences is highlighted for receiving the 2014 Roy Rosenzweig Distinguished Service Award from the Organization of American Historians.
The body’s innate immune system is a first line of defense, intent on sensing invading pathogens and wiping them out before they can cause harm. It should not be surprising then that bacteria have evolved many ways to specifically evade and overcome this sentry system in order to spread infection.
Stimulation of a certain population of neurons within the brain can alter the learning process, according to a team of neuroscientists and neurosurgeons at the University of Pennsylvania.