In less than one year, Penn’s collection of Mongolian literature grew from just 600 titles held by Van Pelt-Dietrich Library to the fourth largest collection in the United States.
Thursday, April 27, 2017
By Sacha Adorno
Daniel Aldana Cohen, assistant professor of sociology, discusses how issues such as social inequality inform climate change policy.
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Recorded and edited by Alex Schein
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 new Penn Arts and Sciences initiative is awarding grants to faculty to encourage the collective investigation of global topics across the humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences. Dean Steven J. Fluharty recently announced the first round of projects to be funded through this program, called the Dean’s Integrative Global Inquiries Fund.
Thursday, May 11, 2017
A new Penn Arts and Sciences initiative is awarding grants to faculty to encourage the collective investigation of global topics.
The Penn Center for Philosophy, Ethics, and Public Affairs recently hosted “Trump, Philosophy, and American Politics: Philosophical Implications of the 45th Presidency.” The half-day conference brought together scholars to discuss issues raised by the election, the transition from the Obama admin
Thursday, February 9, 2017
Filmed by Mayumi Hirtzel
Edited by Alex Schein
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