President Amy Gutmann debates synthetic biology.
Penn’s community-building efforts are cited.
Ira Harkavy of the Netter Center for Community Partnerships says computers are essential to education within the community.
Graduate School of Education researchers study charter schools in New York.
A Philadelphia high school student is profiled as she receives a full grant from a scholarship fund administered by the Annenberg Public Policy Center.
Michael Cirigliano of the School of Medicine is profiled.
PHILADELPHIA — The University of Pennsylvania’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy has released its latest investment guide, “Haiti: How Can I Help? Models for Donors Seeking Long-Term Impact.” The guide focuses on health, livelihoods and education, and it points to solutions where charitable dollars could make the biggest difference.