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.
Facebook 101: New High School and College Social Media Classes Help Train Next Generation of Marketers, According to SEO.com
Jonah Berger of the Wharton School comments on social media as a marketing tool.
Raina Merchant of the Perelman School of Medicine is highlighted for creating a contest that challenges Philadelphians to map defibrillators in order to increase awareness about the device availability.
Sean Hennessy of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on voting in favor of Bayer’s drugs.
The Wharton Small Business Development Center at Penn has been awarded $500,000 to help support entrepreneurs.
PHILADELPHIA — Each holiday season, people are moved by the spirit of giving to make a difference in the lives of others. The Center for High Impact Philanthropy at the University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy & Practice has developed an online guide that lists high-impact, low-cost charitable-giving opportunities for donors interested in making a difference with “High Impact Holiday Giving.”