• Integrated Studies at Penn

    Integrated Studies at Penn

    This fall, Penn launched a new undergraduate program in Integrated Studies. The program is designed around the idea that no single discipline or perspective can be applied to complex problems; instead, students tackle problems using multiple disciplines and approaches.

  • Replicating the History of Human Evolution

    Replicating the History of Human Evolution

    Discovering a multi-million year old human fossil may represent a truly one-of-a-kind look into the history of the human species, but even the most well preserved specimen is not much use in a vacuum.

  • Team DARwIn takes First Place at RoboCup 2011

    Team DARwIn takes First Place at RoboCup 2011

    In July, the U.S. scored a major international soccer victory.

  • Studying the Effects of Climate Change in Mongolia

    Studying the Effects of Climate Change in Mongolia

    More than a dozen students from Penn’s Biology department have undertaken a long and arduous trek into the steppes of Northern Mongolia this summer, where they will join staff and faculty already in the field.

  • Penn’s Center for Undergraduate Research and Fellowships

    Penn’s Center for Undergraduate Research and Fellowships

    For nearly 10 years, Penn’s Center for Undergraduate Research and Fellowships (CURF) has helped students use what they learn in the classroom to launch successful research projects of their own.