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Jury Duty

July 18, 2010

President Amy Gutmann is “spotted doing her civic duty at the Criminal Justice Center.”

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Editorial: Another Plus for DHS

July 14, 2010

Cindy Christian of the School of Medicine and Safe Place, the Center for Child Protection and Health, is praised for her child advocacy in light of her appointment as child-abuse expert at the Philadelphia Department of Human Services.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer
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Media Contact:Mike Mahoney | mahoneyw@upenn.edu | July 15, 2010

Penn’s Scotty Williams Named Golfer of the Year; Nine Other Penn Students Also Named to All-Area Teams

PHILADELPHIA -- Scotty Williams, a student at the University of Pennsylvania, has been named Golfer of the Year in the Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Stars annual selection. 

In addition, nine other Penn student-athletes were named to All-Area teams.  They were selected by a vote of the members of the Philadelphia Area Sports Information Directors Association.

Williams was joined on the All-Area Men’s Golf team by fellow Penn student Chance Pipitone.

Law Review: Penn Professor and Students Help Win Supreme Court Case

July 14, 2010

Stephanos Bibas of the Law School leads a team of law students in providing counsel on a Supreme Court case.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer
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Media Contact:Dejay B. Duckett | dduckett@pobox.upenn.edu | 215-898-3617August 24, 2010

Getting ”Naked” at Penn’s Arthur Ross Gallery

“Naked: The University Collection Unveiled” opens at the University of Pennsylvania’s Arthur Ross Gallery on Aug. 28. 

Featuring 35 paintings, sculptures, prints, drawings and photographs of the nude from the first century B.C.E. to the present, “Naked” showcases the history of beauty and the human body, documenting the evolution of the definition of beauty.

Deadlier Than Usual Fourth of July

July 12, 2010

Chad Dion Lassiter of the School of Social Policy & Practice comments on Philadelphia violence-prevention statutes.

Article Source: Philadelphia Daily News

Five Myths About America's Homeless

July 11, 2010

Dennis Culhane of the School of Social Policy and Practice authors a column on homelessness myths.

Article Source: Washington Post

Rivals Google, Comcast Join to Back Wharton Forum

July 12, 2010

Kevin Werbach of the Wharton School is organizing the 2010 Supernova Forum.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

ERs Not Overheating, but Physicians Wary of Heat Wave

July 7, 2010

Marti Camacho of the School of Nursing says "average recreational athletes” account for most heat wave-related ER patients.

Article Source: ABC News

Child Abuse Expert Hired for Philadelphia's DHS

July 2, 2010

Cindy Christian of the School of Medicine and Safe Place, the Center for Child Protection and Health, is appointed child-abuse expert at the Philadelphia Department of Human Services.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer