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Meet the quadrotor, a four-propeller helicopter-style creature that lately has been whizzing around Penn’s GRASP robotics lab with increasing sophistication. [...]
Back in 1992, when Dr. George Cotsarelis landed a research fellowship looking at cancer amidst scalp stem cells, he didn’t expect to stumble on a treatment for male pattern baldness.[...]
This time of year, NFL fans are pretty much focused on one thing only: the Superbowl. [...]
Whether he’s in the lab or in the gym, Balduzzi describes his ideal as a life that balances mind and body. “You can use your mind consciously, all day—every day—to change your body,” he says. “And it’s a very empowering process.”[...]
In the wake of the recent flood of US Government documents to WikiLeaks, David Jones C'63 G'64, a retired senior foreign-service officer in the US State Department, offered to write an essay on the matter for the Gazette. [...]
Elsewhere in North Carolina.[...]
Second in a 110 part series.[...]
Every so often, for one reason or another, I have occasion to look through old issues of the Gazette and its predecessor, Old Penn. I’m always fascinated, for reasons both contradictory and complementary.[...]
By most conventional measures William Watson G’86 Gr’90 is a pretty rational guy. Also a pretty smart one. [...]
The scene, Mangoes restaurant in Allentown; the time, Friday evening, October 29. The occasion was a Beaufest, honoring the late Beau Jones, the bassist for Wax who died this past September. [...]
Odds are that if you had an Internet connection back in the summer of 2006, you’ve seen OK Go's music video for “Here It Goes Again.” (Hint: It involves treadmills. Lots of them.)[...]
… on his new book and TV show.[...]
The Quadranics musical, 2010.[...]
If you have a hankering for a soupy Vietnamese treat, and it's a Monday, and it's the middle of the night, and you're on campus, check out the Pho Kings' Facebook page and follow your nose.[...]
Anna Deavere Smith performs and discusses her recent one-woman show on the Zellerbach stage.[...]
The annual Emily Sachs Dance Benefit, 2010.[...]
Victoria Frings C'08 will perform non-stop from Jan. 22 to Jan. 23, 2010.[...]
Bill Hengst, alum, poet and gardener.[...]
Francesca Pfister MFA'07 at Burrison Gallery through Feb 19, 2010.[...]