Mark Liberman of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on usual uses of the word “severely.”
Arts & Humanities
PHILADELPHIA – The posthumous recognition of W.E.B. Du Bois as Honorary Emeritus Professor of Sociology and Africana Studies at the University of Pennsylvania will be celebrated at a Feb. 17 conference by the Department of Sociology and the Center for Africana Studies. The conference will coincide with the date the Penn Board of Trustees is scheduled to vote on the appointment.
Justin McDaniel of the School of Arts and Sciences is highlighted for his course on monastic life and asceticism.
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WHO: Penn Glee Club members and alumni
WHAT: 150th Anniversary Gala and concert
WHEN: Feb. 18, 2012
Jonathan Steinberg of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on his new biography, Bismarck: A Life.
Tukufu Zuberi of the School of Arts and Sciences shares his enthusiasm for the upcoming appointment of W.E.B. Du Bois as an honorary emeritus professor.