The Moral Classroom
Getting students to conform to a rigid list of virtues won’t transform them into thoughtful moral agents, say Dr. Joan Goodman and Dr Howard Lesnick, Penn professors who have co-written a new book i response to the growing “character-education” movement. They endorse a messier, but more meaningful approach to moral education.
Sam Maitin’s Sistine Chapel
When the Christian Association relocated this winter, it took the mural Sam Maitin created 15 years ago along—and commissioned him to do a new one, too.
Looking for God
Medical alumnus and faculty member Dr. Andrew Newberg probes deep inside the brain in a quest to understand faith.
Jews and Modernity: Fragments and Shifting Notions
“Jews & Modernity” at the Arthur Ross Gallery
Street Picks Rodin to Head New Economy Board
Rodin to head Philadelphia New Economy board
Williams Gives $16 Million to University Museum
Cool $16 million for University Museum climate-control.