Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education shares her thoughts about levels of equity and homogeneity in higher education in the United States in comparison to countries such as Finland, Norway and Sweden.
It’s almost as far away from Philadelphia urban life as one can imagine. Or, to be precise, it’s a 14-hour plane ride followed by a 16-hour bus ride capped by a 40-minute ride in a truck away from the University of Pennsylvania campus.
At the University of Pennsylvania’s Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies, you can touch some of the oldest tomes in the history of Judaism, and you don’t have to wear white gloves, de rigueur for patrons at some rare-book libraries.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education shares her opinion about a discussion at the Salzburg Global Seminar.
This weekend, Penn hosted the first Ivy Plus Symposium and workshops for diverse scholars, a national conference designed to encourage exceptional undergraduate students to pursue advanced training in the sciences, technology, engineering and mathematics, or STEM, fields.
Randall Tassone and Jean Lim have returned to campus after spending the summer enriching their lives as well as the lives of people in Nicaragua.
Note for TV and radio: The University of Pennsylvania has both an on-campus ISDN line and an on-campus satellite uplink facility with live-shot capability.
Dr. Mehmet Darakcioglu
Middle East Center Associate Director
University of Pennsylvania
Media Contact:Kat Stein | firstname.lastname@example.org | 215-898-9642October 5, 2012