PHILADELPHIA — New psychology research at the University of Pennsylvania demonstrates a correlation between a test-taker’s motivation and performance on an IQ test and, more important, between that performance and a person’s future success.
Philliebot, the pitching robot built by the GRASP laboratory of the School of Engineering and Applied Science, is featured.
PHILADELPHIA — Three panelists from the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education will host a discussion at the 2011 Albert M. Greenfield Memorial Lecture, “Mandates, Models and Methods, Oh My!: A Strategic Look at the Essential Components of Early Childhood Education,” Wednesday, April 27, 4-5:30 p.m. at the Annenberg Public Policy Center, 202 S. 36th St.
PHILADELPHIA – One of the world’s earliest online poetry and poetics magazines, Jacket, which ceased publication last year, now has a new home at the University of Pennsylvania and a new name, Jacket2.
When Jacket was first published in 1997, the Guardian hailed “Jacket” as “the prince of online poetry magazines.”
Law Dean Michael Fitts explains that cross-disciplinary legal education is important because “great lawyers must have skills and insights in the various fields in which their clients operate.” (Penn Law: Our News & Stories)
Andrew Atzert of the Wharton School comments on the blending of face-to-face and technological components in online learning.
Adrian Raine of the School of Arts and Sciences and the School of Medicine is cited for his research on neurocriminology.