Elin Danien of the Penn Museum comments on the ‘Mayan apocalypse.’
Arts & Humanities
What a difference a year makes.
James Lytle of the Graduate School of Education authors a piece on the Philadelphia School District.
David Eisenhower of the Annenberg School for Communication and Marjorie Margolies of the School of Arts and Sciences and the Fels Institute of Government discuss their “Campaigns, Debates and Conventions” course and their students’ participation at the Republican National Convention.
Karen Okigbo really is a mover and a shaker. And the University of Pennsylvania is the right spot for her.
Born in Nigeria, Okigbo lived in Kenya for a few years before she flew halfway around the world and relocated to Fargo, N.D., with her family.
When she found herself at the top of her class in high school, she decided to hit the East Coast and moved up to the Ivy League, where she earned a B.A. in political science at Princeton University.
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.