School of Arts & Sciences

In One Home, a Mighty City's Rise and Fall

September 26, 2009
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Detroit’s history of housing segregation.
Article Source: Wall Street Journal

What We Hear: Obama Under Fire Can Sound Like Prejudice, or Just Politics

September 26, 2009
Camille Charles of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the racial factor in anti-Obama rhetoric.
Article Source: Kansas City Star

Can the Right Kinds of Play Teach Self-Control?

September 25, 2009
Angela Duckworth of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for her research on children’s self-control.
Article Source: New York Times

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

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