Dean Thomas Robertson of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on revamping the curriculum.
Raina Merchant of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for leading the MyHeartMap Challenge project.
Brian Strom of the Perelman School of Medicine will lead the new Neuroscience of Behavior Initiative, funded by an anonymous gift of $16.3 million.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses how major institutions will help ensure diversity within higher education.
PHILADELPHIA - The Raymond and Ruth Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania announces the establishment of the Neuroscience of Behavior Initiative. This new initiative, funded by an anonymous gift, will strengthen Penn programs in basic, translational, clinical, and population research into the areas of addiction, depressive disorders, and neurodegenerative disease.
PHILADELPHIA - James Eberwine, PhD, professor of Pharmacology, at the Perleman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, has received a Senior Scholar Award from the Ellison Medical Foundation. This supports basic biological research in aging, for $600,000 to be disbursed over the next four years.
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts and Sciences comments on “managed instruction” in classrooms.