|WHAT:||“Research to Practice: Building Scholarship Critical to Building a Sustainable Urban Future,” a discussion hosted by the Penn Institute for Urban Research and HUD-sponsored dialogue in advance of the U.S.|
School of Social Policy & Practice
Every year, nearly seven million children will die from preventable causes like diarrhea, pneumonia or measles before they reach the age of 5.
Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy says, “Crowdfunding is particularly attractive to younger donors who are looking for a more direct connection to the causes and people they’re supporting.”
Chad Dion Lassiter of the School of Social Policy and Practice says, “Educational apartheid and institutional racism are the recipes for self-destruction.”
Toorjo Ghose, an associate professor at the University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy & Practice, presented his research at an invitation-only national UNAIDS conference in Washington, D.C., Jan.
The Continuing Fight Against Gun Violence: Can Smart Guns Keep Your Kid From Becoming the Next Adam Lanza?
Susan Sorenson of the School of Social Policy and Practice is interviewed about the American Psychological Association’s report on the causes of gun violence.
Dennis Culhane of the School of Social Policy and Practice is quoted about veteran homelessness.