School of Arts & Sciences

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

10 Things Your School District Won't Tell You

September 1, 2009
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts and Sciences says teacher misassignment is widespread.
Article Source: SmartMoney

Radio Coverage: Spotlight Africa

August 30, 2009
Sarah Tishkoff of the School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences discusses her research on the African genome.
Article Source: KPFK Radio (Los Angeles)

Supporting Health Care Reform Is the Right Thing to Do

August 30, 2009
Jonathan Moreno of the School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences co-authors an op-ed in support of health-care reform.
Article Source: Science Progress

Video Coverage: C.I.A. Interrogation Inquiry

August 27, 2009
Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the CIA-interrogation inquiry.
Article Source: VOA News