School of Arts & Sciences

Radio Coverage: “Radio Times With Marty Moss-Coane”

September 23, 2009
Tom Baker of the Law School discusses tort reform.
Article Source: WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Debating the Longevity Gap

September 23, 2009
Samuel Preston and Jessica Ho of the School of Arts and Sciences are cited for their mortality-rate research.
Article Source: New York Times

Four Educators Receive 2009 Carnegie Corporation Leadership Awards

September 22, 2009
President Amy Gutmann is among higher-education leaders accepting an Academic Leadership Award.
Article Source: Philanthropy News Digest

How Budget Fights & Scare Tactics Go Hand in Hand

September 21, 2009
David Thornburgh of the School of Arts and Sciences and the Fels Institute of Government comments on city-budget political positioning.
Article Source: Philadelphia Daily News

To Explain Longevity Gap, Look Past Health System

September 21, 2009
Samuel Preston and Jessica Ho of the School of Arts and Sciences are featured for their study of mortality rates.
Article Source: New York Times

A Muted Tint to Displays of Artwork

September 13, 2009
Arthur Ross Gallery is featured for its new exhibition on David J. Kennedy.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Chew It Up, Spit It Out, Then Brew. Cheers!

September 8, 2009
Patrick McGovern and Clark Erickson of Penn Museum and the School of Arts and Sciences accompany Dogfish Head Craft Brewed Ales founder in creating a new brew.
Article Source: New York Times

North to the Future 

September 8, 2009
Mark Alan Hughes of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Temple University’s construction projects.
Article Source: Philadelphia Daily News

How Free Should Hate Speech Be?

September 4, 2009
President Amy Gutmann authors an op-ed investigating freedom of speech’s role regarding hate speech.
Article Source: Toronto Star

Pain-free Animals Could Take Suffering Out of Farming

September 2, 2009
Martha Farah of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses patients with a genetic invulnerability to pain.
Article Source: NewScientist