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Second Penn affiliate named a 2022 Gates Cambridge Scholar

Sara Merican, a 2020 University of Pennsylvania graduate, has been awarded a Gates Cambridge Scholarship to pursue a master’s degree in film and screen studies at...

Pandemic bike-share boom crossed socioeconomic lines

A new Weitzman study reports an increase in trip duration for all bike-share users across Philadelphia, challenging the assumption that low-income populations...

Exploring what it means to be curious

In a new book ‘Curious Minds: The Power of Connection,’ Penn’s Dani S. Bassett and twin sibling Perry Zurn weave together history,...

How ideologically divided is the American public?

Social scientists in the United States have long debated whether the general public is ideologically polarized and whether such division is getting...

A success story from Southern Africa

The Botswana-UPenn Partnership celebrates 20 years of medical, scholarly, and educational progress.

Learning nursing care in a different type of classroom

Penn Nursing students Aman Uppal and Michelle Tran spent the summer before their final semesters in a clinical rotation at the HMS...

Tools for teachers: How to lead conversations about tough topics

For the second summer in a row, emerging teachers at Penn GSE spent a week learning how to lead tough conversations about...

How to improve accessibility and digital inclusion

A virtual panel discussion hosted by Penn addressed how organizations can improve accessibility and digital inclusion for people with physical disabilities.

Exploring Mongolia with an insider’s view, no luggage necessary

whirlwind, seven-day trip exploring the capital of Mongolia, traversing the nation’s remote countryside, and camping in yurts—or “gers” as they’re called in...

Who, What, Why: Tyra Moore on her commitment to mental health care for Black Americans

The doctoral student in the School of Social Policy & Practice received the Joy Award from the Boris L. Henson Foundation and...

Grappling with a watershed’s uncertain environmental future

“Tune into the intelligence of the water,” instructed Feresteh Toosi, an artist based in Miami, as they prepared to lead a group onto...

The Great War and memory

World War I is often presented in superlative terms. It was “the war to end all wars” with fatalities to match. The...

Anouncement

[Champaign] 22ND ANNUAL PARADE OF LIGHTS

PRESENTED BY CHRISTIE CLINICSAT, NOV 26 | DOWNTOWN CHAMPAIGN  Now in it's 22nd year, the Champaign Center Parade of Lights...

[Illinois] Scholarship Opportunities

The Fred S. Bailey Scholarship Program provides financial support to students of the University of Illinois who who have demonstrated positive impact and...

[Urbana] 55th Annual Turkey Trot

Thursday, November 24CHECK-IN: 8am | RACE START: 9amLake House in Crystal Lake ParkFREE for All Ages Join the Urbana Park...

[Illinois] Jobs @ The Y!

We have a few open positions at the Y’s New American Welcome Center! If you are interested in applying, please submit your...