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10 Great Places to Embody Halloween Spirit

October 29, 2009
Penn Museum’s "The Egyptian Mummy: Secrets and Science" exhibit is cited as a great Halloween fair.
Article Source: USA Today

Hitting the Road With the Bard

October 27, 2009
Cary Mazer of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the history of acting troupes.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Turning Surveys Into Reforms

October 26, 2009
Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education discusses higher-education survey results.
Article Source: Inside Higher Ed

Telltale Times? Try Poe

October 25, 2009
Thomas Devaney of the School of Arts and Sciences authors an op-ed on Edgar Allen Poe.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

CSI, Iraq: Old Treasures' New Storyline

October 24, 2009
Janet Monge, Richard Zettler and student Samantha Cox of the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn Museum discuss the Museum exhibit “Iraq's Ancient Past.”
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Penn Museum Show Casts New Light on Ancient Iraq

October 23, 2009
The Penn Museum exhibit "Iraq's Ancient Past: Rediscovering Ur's Royal Cemetery” is featured.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Global Search for Prizewinner Yields a Young Phila. Artist

October 23, 2009
Ingrid Schaffner of the Institute for Contemporary Art judges an international art competition.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

More Than Appearances

October 22, 2009
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education authors a piece on Morehouse College’s new dress code.
Article Source: Inside Higher Ed

Area Student Wins Prize for Young Heroes

October 22, 2009
Jonathan Leung, a student in the School of Engineering and Applied Science, wins the Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes for his work with Helping Hunger.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

New Teachers Get Wise Support

October 20, 2009
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts and Sciences discusses teacher training.
Article Source: Kansas City Star