Home Archives Contact Advertise

Notes to a Younger Mother
In her new book, writer-mom and autism activist Susan Senator C’84 G’85 shows how to make the most of the unexpected life. By Susan Frith.
An excerpt from The Autism Mom’s Survival Guide

Paternity Test
Between Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin, which Founding Father did the most—by far—to promote and shape the future of public education in America? (Hint: He also published a periodical with the same name as this one.) By Michael Zuckerman

A Double Reward
A program at the School of Veterinary Medicine provides free surgery and follow-up care to shelter dogs with mammary tumors and matches them with willing owners, while also collecting data that could advance treatment of human breast cancers. By Kathryn Levy Feldman

Art History Lessons
An exhibit at the Arthur Ross Gallery offers a revealing look at some treasures of the University’s art collection—but a walk around campus works, too. By Molly Petrilla

When Wax Was Hot
Four decades ago, a Penn-dominated rock band was poised to take the world by storm. What happened? By Geoff Ginsberg

©2010 The Pennsylvania Gazette
Last modified 4/29/10

Volume 109, No.1
Cover Photo by Jared Leeds


The Gazette welcomes Alumni Notes
. Tell your classmates about your promotion, family or latest adventure.

Interested in writing an article for the Gazette?
Know an interesting person you think we would like to profile? Contact John Prendergast, editor.

Curious about
such as
GRP, WExt, and MCD?

Purchase Gazette covers

The Almanac,
Penn's journal of record, opinion and news.
The Current, news and features for faculty and staff.
Penn Alumni, a service for alumni, parents, and friends of the University of Pennsylvania.
Penn Athletics, for sports events, results, tickets and more.
Penn News, the University’s central online news page

University of Pennsylvania

Join us: