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
We spoke with Jeffrey Green, Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of the Andrea Mitchell Center for the Study of Democracy, about the goals and programming of the new educational hub.
Thursday, September 21, 2017
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
Paleobiologist Lauren Sallan questions, and in some cases overturns, closely held tenets of paleontology.
Thursday, June 1, 2017
By Katherine Unger Baille
A mother’s distress at the sound of her young being threatened—what could be more natural?
Wednesday, June 1, 2016
By Blake Cole
Illustrations By Emiliano Ponzi
Audio by Alex Schein