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Study suggests those who had COVID-19 may only need one vaccine dose

People who have recovered from COVID-19 had a robust antibody response after the first mRNA vaccine dose, but little immune benefit after...

Monument Lab app expands space and time at Art Museum steps

The tour begins with a twinkling of chimes, as Ursula Rucker, the Philadelphia poet and artist, materializes on a smartphone screen. She...

A ‘human-focused approach’ to sustainability

It was during a pilgrimage in Spain during her college years that Nina Morris felt drawn to the field of sustainability. Now,...

27 million galaxy morphologies quantified and cataloged with the help of machine learning

Research from Penn’s Department of Physics and Astronomy has produced the largest catalog of galaxy morphology classification to date. Led by former postdocs Jesús...

Julie Nelson Davis named a 2021 Guggenheim Fellow

Julie Nelson Davis, a University of Pennsylvania history of art professor in the School of Arts & Sciences, has received a fellowship from the John Simon Guggenheim...

Penn Glee Club becomes fully gender inclusive after 159 years of all-male singers

In a merger with the Penn Sirens, the chorus will add soprano and alto voices and be open to singers of all...

The power of architecture to address public health and environmental crises

Two studies by Dorit Aviv, assistant professor of architecture and director of the Thermal Architecture Labin the Stuart Weitzman School of Design, show how architecture...

Communicating change in a ‘land of extremes’

It was a beautiful morning in Mongolia’s Dalbai Valley the day that Aurora MacRae-Crerar was due to launch her doctoral field work. As a...

A pivot, from financial literacy to restorative justice

It’s the summer of 2020 and obituaries are stacking up. COVID-19 is affecting Black and brown communities in disproportionate numbers. Then there’s Ahmaud Arbery. Breonna...

Three Goldwater Scholars for Penn

Three University of Pennsylvania undergraduates in the School of Arts & Sciences have received 2021 Goldwater Scholarships, awarded to sophomores or juniors planning research careers...

How cells transport molecules with ‘active carpets’

New research provides insights into the process of diffusion in living systems, with implications from novel active coatings to understanding how pathogens...

Middle East Film Festival highlights five directors from five countries

A year ago, what should have been the 10th anniversary celebration of Penn’s Middle East Film Festival had to be canceled as...

Anouncement

Champaign Farmers Market

Neil & Washington Parking lot – Downtown THE 2021 SEASON KICKS OFF ON MAY 18!! We...

[Urbana] Garden with the Urbana Park District

Organic Gardens: Community Gardens In Meadowbrook Park Garden at the oldest local organic community gardens! Since 1975, the Meadowbrook...

[Champaign] 13 Thursdays in Campustown

Mark your calendars for 13 THURSDAYS in campustown, every Thursday from May 20 through August 12, presented by JSM Living. Explore campustown all...

Champaign Public Library, 200 W Green St – Downtown

STARTING MARCH 29, we are expanding hours and services. We will stay open evenings, offer meeting room reservations, and provide seating throughout...