Kathryn Dunn Tenpas of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted.
School of Arts & Sciences
Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences is interviewed about the political climate in Syria.
Charles Branas of the Perelman School of Medicine and John MacDonald of the School of Arts and Sciences comment on a vacant-lot cleanup study.
Michael Katz of the School of Arts and Sciences is featured for his latest book.
PHILADELPHIA— Four centers at the University of Pennsylvania have joined to create the Greater Philadelphia Education Network Web site, a gateway to global resources for Delaware Valley K-16 educators.
Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences contributes an op-ed explaining the “personhood" problem.
PHILADELPHIA— The Center for Undergraduate Research and Fellowships at the University of Pennsylvania today announced that Corey Metzman and Michael Poll have won United Kingdom Government Scholarships for graduate studies in the U.K.
In October 1962, following the discovery of Soviet nuclear missile sites in Cuba, U.S. President John F. Kennedy called his top advisors together to determine America’s response. It was no time to mince words. America was on the brink of war and the fate of the world hung in the balance.
For two weeks, President Kennedy met almost daily, and sometimes two or three times a day with the National Security Council Executive Committee, known as ExComm and secretly tape recorded their meetings.