Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is cited for her book, “Historically Black Colleges and Universities: Triumphs, Troubles, and Taboos.”
Let's say you're on a family outing when you realize you're 20 miles from the nearest exit and the car is almost out of gas. If you lighten the load, you just might make it to the gas station. Uncle Harry and Aunt Myrtle have brought along a heavy cooler jammed full of cheeses, cold cuts, and wine. How about leaving that by the side of the road? Not so fast, says Uncle Harry: We need those snacks and, besides, how about the engine? It's really heavy. Stupid idea, right?
PHILADELPHIA –- The Center for High Impact Philanthropy at the University of Pennsylvania has released a special report highlighting how donors can improve the single biggest in-school factor affecting students: teaching quality.
Adam Grant, Kartik Hosanagar and Katherine Milkman of the Wharton School are highlighted.
PHILADELPHIA — Susan B. Sorenson of the School of Social Policy & Practice at the University of Pennsylvania will present research about gun policy and domestic violence to state legislators in the “Pennsylvania State Briefing: Domestic Violence,” sponsored by Women in Government on Feb. 15, from noon to 2 p.m. at the Pennsylvania Capitol Building in Harrisburg.
The event will be hosted by Sen. Christine M. Tartaglione and representatives Chelsea Wagner, Kate Harper, Lynda Schlegel-Culver, Margo Davidson and Rosemary Brown.