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Three alumni ran seven marathons on seven continents in seven days.[...]
The Power of Penn: Advancing Knowledge for Good.[...]
Men’s basketball back on top as Ivy champs. [...]
Puerto Rico’s Department of Education has been getting an extreme makeover under alumna Julia Keleher. It was a Herculean task even before the catastrophic hurricane. [...]
On the job with the University’s eloquently soft-spoken, relentlessly positive, powerfully empathetic, turtle-admiring, Penn basketball-obsessed chaplain.[...]
In an excerpt from his new autobiography, Penn psychology professor Martin Seligman tells the little-known story of the American Psychological Association’s annual meeting in 1904, held at Penn. Its reverberations were profound—for Penn psychology professor Edwin Twitmyer and for American psychology.[...]
The Penn women's basketball program celebrates championships, record-breaking senior class, and a Big 5 Hall of Fame induction.[...]
Doris LeStourgeon GEd’56 piloted a pioneering educational experiment.[...]
George Thomas Gr’75 on Frank Furness’s 19th-century modernism.[...]
Wage stagnation linked to dearth of employers.[...]
$27 million to develop “teams of robots” for US Army.[...]
Emily Wilson’s translation of Homer’s epic has become a surprise sensation, a once-in-a-generation transformation of how English readers encounter one of the most iconic characters in all of literature. Fellow classics professor (and Odyssey aficionado) Peter Struck has some questions for her.[...]
The four Gormans are all Penn alumni and all involved professionally in the mental-health field. In a new book, two of them—daughter Sara and father Jack—take a careful look at the psychological factors driving science denialism and how to counter them. Hint: more data isn’t the answer.[...]
In successfully defending the irascible Supreme Court Justice Samuel Chase—aka “Old Bacon Face”—against impeachment, Joseph Hopkinson C1786 G1789 helped set a high bar for removal from office and establish the principle of judicial independence.[...]
Can examining art help students become better doctors?[...]
Impressionist prints at Arthur Ross Gallery anniversary show.[...]
At 25, Netter Center focuses on the future.[...]
How one family’s journey through the realm of rare disease led them to the newest frontier of precision genetic medicine.[...]
Our annual photo gallery. Plus: Alumni Award of Merit winners and citations. [...]