School of Arts & Sciences
Lee Hamilton to Speak at University of Pennsylvania on U.S. Role in the World After Afghanistan and Iraq
WHO: Lee Hamilton, co-chairman of the U.S. Energy Department’s Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future
WHERE: Houston Hall, Hall of Flags, 3417 Spruce St., Philadelphia
WHEN: 2- 3 p.m. Friday, March 25
Graduate student Eric Trager of the School of Arts and Sciences reports on the political division in Egypt.
Angela Duckworth of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for her research on grittier competitors amongst children.
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the “resegregation” of local communities.
PHILADELPHIA –- Television talk-show host and University of Pennsylvania alumnus Maury Povich is making a $1 million gift to Penn’s Kelly Writers House to establish the Povich Fund for Journalism Programs.
- Dr. Benjamin P. Horton on the science of tsunamis
- Dr. Stephen Phipps on the science of earthquakes
- Dr. Barbie Zelizer on journalism’s coverage of crisis and our fascination with images of death
- Dr. Linda Chance on Japanese civilization
- Dr. Erwann Michel-Kerjan on risk management
Dr. Benjamin P. Horton