Laurence Gavin of the School of Medicine discusses teenage-driver regulations.
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PHILADELPHIA –- The Positive Psychology Center of the University of Pennsylvania and the John Templeton Foundation have announced the recipients of the 2010 Templeton Positive Neuroscience Awards, $2.9 million given to 15 new research projects at the intersection of neuroscience and positive psychology.
The winning projects explore a range of topics including how the brain enables humans to flourish, the biological bases of altruism and the effects of positive interventions on the brain.
PHILADELPHIA -- University of Pennsylvania Trustee Robert M. Levy and Diane v.S. Levy have made a $5 million gift designated for faculty support. The gift will be used to endow a Penn Integrates Knowledge Professorship, which will be named the Diane v.S. and Robert M. Levy University Professorship.
The announcement was made by Penn President Amy Gutmann.
Federal Grant Will Enable Netter Center’s Nutrition Program to Expand Service to More High School Students
The Netter Center for Community Partnerships receives federal funding for its “Growing Together” program.
Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School discusses a local school-redistricting case.