Academics

09/19/17 11:27pm
Many students are looking for a job in the energy industry and say the program's heavy research requirements aren't particularly relevant. 
09/19/17 2:08am
The Wistar Institute is the independent biomedical research institute located across the Quad. 
09/13/17 11:05pm
GSE Professor Annie McKee writes that workplace happiness is a "human right." 
09/12/17 5:26pm
In the 2017 ranking, Penn tied with Duke University for the eighth spot, but Duke dropped to No. 9 this year.
09/08/17 4:00am
Out of 3,235 American counties, Philadelphia ranks 661 for well-being, 2,283 for depression and 3,223 for agreeableness.
09/06/17 3:00pm
The Aspiring Leaders mentoring program, hosted in Penn GSE, targets educators who are within 5 to 7 years from becoming university presidents. 
09/05/17 3:36am
Out of 800 Engineering students majoring in computer science at Penn, only 46, which is less than 6 percent, self-identified as an underrepresented minority. 
09/05/17 1:03am
The class has averaged a 3.89 out of 4.00 in difficulty on Penn Course Review.
08/31/17 11:16pm
"I think the cancer world is forever changed.”
08/29/17 7:00pm
Their model has found that Trump's proposal to cut down on legal immigration will lower GDP without increasing the wages of American laborers by a significant amount.
08/23/17 11:30am
According to education site College Factual, the top five undergraduate majors come from the College, Nursing and Wharton. 
08/23/17 11:00am
Some students don't mind homework over the summer if it lightens the workload during the semester. 
11/13/18 2:19am
Powell also served as director of the initiative, which focused mainly on increasing the number and diversity of languages, specifically those of Indigenous communities, offered at Penn.
06/12/18 4:08am
Emily R. Sutcliffe, a graduate student who is earning her Ph.D. in Anthropology at Penn, was hired for the position. 
08/03/17 1:43am
About half the students received full financial scholarships for the program made possible by 1962 College graduate and famous talk-show host Maury Povich. 
07/25/17 4:19pm
Princeton University had the lowest score — 48.3 percent lower than the Ivy League average — according to the report from Indeed.com
07/19/17 6:30pm
You might have seen fifth-year Ph.D student Alex Burka walking around campus with his “Proton Pack” — a large orange backpack equipped with sensors that collect information from various surfaces. This is why. 
07/18/17 5:59pm
Lauren Sallan, the Martin Meyerson assistant professor of Interdisciplinary Studies, is on the front lines of studying the causes of extinction-level events. 
07/17/17 8:55pm
Plans for the grant include: renovating exhibition spaces and Harrison Auditorium, as well as rethinking public programming. 
07/05/17 3:28am
Throughout the ten-week program, participants interact with various business leaders such as the CEO of Google Israel Meir Brand and the general manager for Uber Israel Yoni Greifman.