Jennifer Higdon G’92 Gr’94’s first opera, Cold Mountain[...]
May|June 2016[...]
Alumnus Fritz Steiner, of UT-Austin, named new PennDesign dean.[...]
New book on ENIAC emphasizes machine’s operations—and operators.[...]
Julian Wasser’s photographic love affair with Hollywood began more than half a century ago. He’s been loving and hating and shooting it ever since. [...]
This student a cappella group has had a packed spring semester, from regional competitions to filming for a reality show.[...]
Airea D. Matthews C’94 will have the next book (Volume 111) in the prestigious Yale Series of Younger Poets.[...]
March|April 2016[...]
Barren campus. Without Regard to Sex, Race, or Color.[...]
“Father of Philippine Independent Cinema” Kidlak Tahimik WG’67.[...]
Middlesex meets Mean Girls” in YA novel None of the Above.[...]
Paul Christensen Gr’73’s “A West Texas Marriage.” [...]
The Penn Cultural Heritage Center was launched to provide a forum for an “intellectual discussion” of the meaning of heritage and the role of communities in preservation efforts. Then came the Syrian civil war and the rise of ISIS.[...]
March|April 2016[...]
Art can’t provide a way out of tragedy, but perhaps a way through.[...]
Adjunct anthropology professor Louise Krasniewicz is a prize-winning miniature-maker—and she's researching our attraction to tiny worlds at the same time.[...]
In coastal Maine, the Tepler family—including dad Sheldon L'81, mom Denise C'78 G'81, and daughter Maya C'11—have opened their home to two Burundian asylum-seekers. Now Maya is making a documentary about the experience, titled 'From Away.'[...]
Through a West Philly-based, non-profit print shop and zine library called The Soapbox, several alums are putting paper first.[...]
Yearlong celebration of Zydeco at WXPN.[...]
Lisa Green C’82’s legal guide for women, On Your Case.[...]