“No Place for Unruly Women”
Drew Faust Gr’75 on the Penn women who “led the charge and led the change.”
The hidden chapter of wartime human experimentation in the DKE house.
A Principled Man
Nathan Mossell M1882 overcame great odds to become the first African-American graduate of Penn’s School of Medicine. He went on to found Philadelphia’s first black hospital—an achievement he never really wanted.
A Hidden Treasure, with Layers of History
New master plan in the works for historic Woodlands.
James Wilson signed the Declaration of Independence and was a key architect of the US Constitution, helped found Penn Law School, and served as one of the first justices of the Supreme Court. He was also a reckless land-speculator—jailed more than once for debt—who died a fugitive.
Mr. Meyerson Comes to Town
Martin Meyerson Hon’70’s low-key first day as president of the University.