Former Civil Rights Commission Chair Mary Frances Berry, Geraldine R. Segal Professor of American Social Thought and a professor of history and Africana studies, reflects on then and now.
Thursday, September 7, 2017
Virtual reality is here. In fact, it’s everywhere. Beyond video games, it is helping therapists to treat PTSD, allowing medical students to do virtual operations, and letting engineers test vehicle safety before the car is built.
Thursday, July 13, 2017
By Rebecca Guenard
Illustrations by Sam Chivers
During Alumni Weekend 2017, presenters provided quick, expert takes on topics ranging from 3-D models of galaxies to the history of animal nutrition science.
Monday, May 22, 2017
By Lauren R. Thacker
In our first OMNIA podcast, we speak with professors Michael Weisberg and Paul Sniegowski about their experience with the case—and whether public attitudes on evolution have changed—as well as lead counsel and Penn Law graduate Eric Rothschild and presiding judge John E. Jones III.
Thursday, December 17, 2015
Interviews and Narration by Blake Cole
Recorded and Edited by Alex Schein
Undergraduates in the College of Arts and Sciences reinforce the idea that students at any level can tackle complex issues with a fresh perspective.
Tuesday, January 3, 2017
Filmed by Alex Schein and Brooke Sietinsons
Edited by Brooke Sietinsons
To better understand the mass movement of populations across the globe, Penn social science faculty are interpreting data, analyzing the effect of immigration on sending and receiving countries, and untangling the many complexities of immigration today.
Thursday, June 29, 2017
By Abigail Meisel
Illustrations by Chris Gash