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Men’s basketball: “My expectations are high,” says Coach Allen.[...]
From Sept. 6 to Oct. 6[...]
Penn men’s water polo ready to make splash.[...]
Alumni have been working at the icon of computer animation since long before Toy Story, and a steady stream of Digital Media Design graduates are continuing to help create new hits like the Academy Award-winning Brave and this summer’s Monsters University.[...]
As director of the Penn Program for Mindfulness, Michael Baime M’81 has helped hundreds of healthcare professionals acquire the skills to improve their interactions with patients, increase their job satisfaction, and reduce stress in their personal lives. [...]
Wharton professor Richard Shell’s unorthodox new book on success draws on his own wandering path to an academic career and celebrates the power of uncertainty. [...]
Josh Tauberer Gr’11 believed the government should just give him the data he needed to create GovTrack, his website to help people follow the progress of Congressional legislation. When the powers-that-be said No, he went out and got it anyway. [...]
Once hailed as a “landmark” achievement, alumnus and Penn English professor Robert Spiller’s Literary History of the United States now feels not just dated but fundamentally misguided. What happened?[...]
Brendan O’Leary on Syria’s civil war and the region’s future.[...]
Canada claims Franklin, too (on commemorative postage stamp).[...]
Man-of-many-media Tukufu Zuberi curates a pair of museum exhibits.[...]
LEGO’s lessons for innovators.[...]
Anthea Butler’s battles in the blogosphere and twitterverse.[...]
New book aims to “pressure-test” social entrepreneurs’ good intentions.[...]
Coach Rudy Fuller: “Now we feel really good in two areas: our depth and our leadership.”[...]
National Medal of Arts for Laurie Olin.[...]
Football’s strong senior class; field hockey’s new field of dreams.[...]
Paralyzed from the neck down by a gunshot wound in 2011, Kevin Neary C’04 can’t help imagining that someday a medical miracle might allow him to walk again. [...]
The dangers and rewards of giving more than you get. An excerpt from Give and Take by Wharton professor Adam Grant. Plus: Interview with the author.[...]