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Sept|Oct 2018[...]
Trying to understand the loss of a young journalist and family friend, who was killed last year while covering the civil war in South Sudan.[...]
New York’s Success Academy charter school network has been lionized for its sky-high test scores and robust curricular offerings—and decried for a rigidly disciplined school environment one opponent described as “abuse.” Opinions are just as divided on its combative and committed leader, Eva Moskowitz C’86. She’ll be happy to tell you who’s right.[...]
From Wes Anderson movies to "Old Jews Telling Jokes"—and now his first feature film as a writer and director—Sam Hoffman C'88 reflects on the 30 years he's spent working in movies and TV.[...]
Masters of music, 1977.[...]
Lauren Kurtz L’10 G’12 defends climate science and climate scientists.[...]
Jennifer Clair C’94’s cooking class is available for take-out (as a book).[...]
Erin McNeill C’88 champions “media literacy” legislation for schools.[...]
Bon Ku C’95 is bringing a design mentality to improving healthcare.[...]
July|August 2018[...]
July|August 2018[...]
July|August 2018[...]
The power of query, in class and in life.[...]
An architect explores Mexico’s early churches.[...]
A movie producer and Class of ’68 alumnus recalls the cinematic passions of his senior year—and offers some advice on rekindling the romance for today’s audiences.[...]
In the year of his centenary, a look back at the music and thought of American composer and Penn faculty member George Rochberg G’49, who first embraced 12-tone music and serialism and later rejected avant-garde styles as a form of “self-extinction.”[...]
David Branson Smith C’06 on finding his footing in Hollywood—and rewriting the script for 'Adrift,' which came out June 1.[...]
“Go home and enjoy your daughter.”[...]
Paris without pressure.[...]