Expect to Hear Music

Penn’s music department, known for top-quality scholarship and world-class composers, has gotten over its long case of performance anxiety.

LEAPP of Faith

A new program at the School of Medicine is betting that matching students with chronically ill patients, who they then follow throughout their four-year curriculum, will help them to become better doctors.

Insuring Against Terror

Since 9/11, Howard Kunreuther and his colleagues at the Wharton School’s Center for Risk Management and Decision Processes have been examining the thorny issue of how to protect society from the economic effects of the next terrorist attack.