President Amy Gutmann and Robert Carter of Penn’s African-American Resource Center comment on Penn’s annual MLK Commemorative Symposium on Social Change.
Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School comments on more women becoming statisticians.
Justin McDaniel of the School of Arts and Sciences is highlighted for his course on monastic life and asceticism.
Joni Finney of the Graduate School of Education comments on funding for higher education.
Frank Furstenberg of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on his research studying the connection between education and family economic status.
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education suggests that teacher retention is a major problem.
Arthur Caplan of the Perelman School for Medicine says, “The idea that anyone could be denied entry based on a disability is astounding.”