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
Paleobiologist Lauren Sallan questions, and in some cases overturns, closely held tenets of paleontology.
Thursday, June 1, 2017
By Katherine Unger Baille
Rogers Smith, the Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Political Science, offers his take on why the firing of James Comey, as well as Trump's use of executive action and social media, is challenging the balance of power in Washington.
Monday, May 22, 2017
Recorded and edited by Alex Schein
Interview by Blake Cole
Narration by Jane Carroll
Members of Penn’s Native American and Indigenous Studies community reflect on the historic gathering of tribal nations and grassroots movement known as #NODAPL.
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Filmed and edited by Alex Schein
Additional filming by Rafe Scobey-Thal
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