Jerry Jacobs of the School of Arts and Sciences writes about the importance of maintaining disciplines in academia.
Arts & Humanities
Kelly Writers’ Houses’ Al Filreis says, “Audio distraction – it’s surprising how much of a difference in the listening experience there is.”
May graduate Tania Chairez never planned to become an activist, but soon after she arrived at the University of Pennsylvania as a freshman, she found a new calling. Chairez became an advocate for undocumented residents of the United States.
Randall Mason of the School of Design is interviewed in a video about the Philadelphia Mural Arts program.
Mary Frances Berry of the School of Arts and Sciences is highlighted for receiving the 2014 Roy Rosenzweig Distinguished Service Award from the Organization of American Historians.
Barbie Zelizer of the Annenberg School for Communication shares her thoughts on the career of Barbara Walters.
The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation has awarded a Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship to a University of Pennsylvania doctoral candidate and two alumnae.
Jerry Jacobs of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for collaborative research about mothers in the workforce.