Academics

5 hours ago
The use and manufacture of fossil fuels is often criticized as irresponsible and destructive — but rarely is it compared to genocide.
22 hours ago
Not many people have the urge to make edible treats about their academic work. 
11/30/16 11:48pm
The ABCS courses serve as the core of the services of the Netter Center for Community Partnerships.
11/30/16 11:37pm
Thinking about grit has become Angela Duckworth’s passion and full-time job.
11/30/16 1:21am
There’s a new website to help conservatives navigate the ostensibly biased world of higher education.
11/27/16 11:52pm
The American higher education system is radically changing, in part due to the increase in non-tenure-track appointments for faculty.
11/22/16 3:29am
Some grad students working to better the lives of minority children and youth in the Philadelphia area just got awarded with a prestigious fellowship.  Three of the 40 masters students who were accepted into the Council on Social Work Education's Minority Fellowship Program this academic year study at Penn's School of Social Policy & Practice. The three students, Alexandria Okeke, Paolo David Rodriguez and Kira White will receive additional training and mentorship during their studies at Penn, along with a $6,500 annual grant funded by the the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
11/21/16 11:55pm
It's a question nurses hear all the time: "Oh, you're just a nurse. Can I see the doctor?"