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Media Contact:Jill DiSanto | jdisanto@upenn.edu | 215-898-4820August 21, 2012

Penn GSE Student Participates in Rotary Foundation GSE in Brazil

Around these parts, GSE stands for the University of Pennsylvania’s Graduate School of Education, where student Evan Black will earn her M.S.Ed in intercultural communication in 2013. 

GSE also stands for the Rotary Foundation’s Group Study Exchange

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Media Contact:Jill DiSanto | jdisanto@upenn.edu | 215-898-4820August 15, 2012

Penn Hosts Symposium on Violence Against Women

PHILADELPHIA –- A Symposium on Violence Against Women will be held  Friday, Sept. 28, at 10 a.m.  Sponsored by the Evelyn Jacobs Ortner Center on Family Violence at the University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy & Practice, the event will be in the South American Room at International House, 3701 Chestnut St. 

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Media Contact:Sara Stewart | arg@pobox.upenn.edu | 215-898-3617August 10, 2012

Penn's Arthur Ross Gallery Presents California Impressionism: Masters of Light from the Irvine Museum


PHILADELPHIA — California Impressionism presents more than 30 paintings that capture the sublime beauty of California from 1885 to 1931. Lent by The Irvine Museum, this traveling exhibition includes works by Franz Bischoff, Colin Campbell Cooper, Anna Hills, Granville Redmond, and Guy Rose, among others.

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Media Contact: | | August 8, 2012

Kelly Writers House at University of Pennsylvania Announces Spring 2013 Fellows

PHILADELPHIA – The Kelly Writers House at the University of Pennsylvania has announced that John Ashbery, Janet Malcolm and Rodrigo García
have been selected Spring 2013 Fellows.    

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Media Contact: | | August 6, 2012

Penn GSE Internships Making Global Impact on Education Development


Studying abroad can take students to new places – both literally and figuratively. But, there are more benefits than just adding stamps to one’s passport.  As many students at Penn are discovering, international travel and helping others in the global community serve as building blocks to a solid future.

Smaller Portions and Eating Enjoyment

August 5, 2012

Paul Rozin of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses eating habits and trends.

Article Source: Philly.com

Joke Jugs, Grand Goblets: A Toast to Tippling Tradition

August 3, 2012

Patrick McGovern of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the “Uncorked!: Wine, Objects & Tradition” exhibit at the Winterthur Museum in Delaware.

Article Source: The Wall Street Journal

Is ‘Gaming Addiction’ a Real Disorder?

August 6, 2012

Charles O’Brien of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses Internet addictions.

Article Source: CNN

Graphic Classics

August 5, 2012

Amy Jordan of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on literary classics.

Article Source: Philly.com

Traits of the ‘Get It Done’ Personality: Laser Focus, Resilience and True Grit

August 5, 2012

Angela Duckworth of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses attributes that help scholars succeed.