Phyllis Rackin, an English professor, helped open up opportunities for women in academia.
Spanish, French, Mandarin — and Java? As the debate to consider counting coding as a foreign language grows louder, members of the Penn community weigh in on the possibility of a similar policy here.
In recent years, recruitment of a diverse faculty has been a topic of much discussion within Penn’s administrative circles.
The new curriculum also aims to offer students greater flexibility in pursuing academic interests outside of the Wharton curriculum.
Viet Thanh Nguyen, who just won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction, spoke to students in Professor Amy Kaplan's class “English 102: Vietnam War in Literature and Film” on Monday afternoon.
Each grant was given to between two and five professors that specialize in different fields.