The Professor of English on school as a stable place during a mobile childhood, her journey to academia via a furniture store, and her joy in discovering the many ways to study literature and work for justice.
Hansson intended to study earth science, but her experiences at Penn allowed her instead to follow her passion for Medieval and Renaissance studies and pursue a career in law.
Topics range from antisemitism to genetic ancestry tests and race.
As part of our audio scrapbook Penn Back Then, we speak with a diverse group of alums about their time at Penn.
On February 3, 2023, P. Roy Vagelos, President Magill, and the Penn community celebrated the installation of the final beam of the Vagelos Laboratory for Energy Science and Technology.
Penn Grad Talks features TED Talk-style presentations by Penn Arts & Sciences graduate students on a wide range of topics.
Associate Professor of Practice Jonathan Katz discusses “The Artful Love Affair Between Jasper Johns and Robert Rauschenberg” (Video)
Political Science faculty analyze the immediate results of the 2022 election.
Daniel Hopkins, Professor of Political Science, talks about why this year’s midterms were so different than historical trends, and what the next two years might look like in American political life.
Professors and leaders from across the University united in a series of lectures to sound the alarm about the climate emergency.
Ayan Bhattacharjee, C'23, intended to become a physician, but his Penn experience shifted his academic interests towards teaching and research.
Summer internships let Vagelos Life Sciences and Management students put what they’ve learned into practice and guide them into the future.
This year, the fall 60-Second Lectures took place on one day with six faculty experts presenting on topics ranging from exploration of the universe's origins to the study of indigenous politics.