Online Content: Fall/Winter 2018

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Be sure to visit OMNIA online for exclusive multimedia content that covers all aspects of Penn Arts and Sciences research, including faculty, students, alumni, and events. Below is just a small sampling of recent highlights.

Origin Stories: Deborah Thomas, Activist Anthropologist (Video)

Deborah Thomas, R. Jean Brownlee Professor in the Department of Anthropology, gives voice to violence-stricken communities. Here, she discusses her journey from artist to academic.

OMNIA Podcast: The Rise of Women in Politics in 2018 (Audio) 

As part of our OMNIA Podcast series, we speak with Dawn Teele, Janice and Julian Bers Assistant Professor of Political Science, who discusses the unprecedented number of women running for office in this year’s midterm elections.

On the Water in Philadelphia (Video) 

A summer research seminar by the Penn Program in Environmental Humanities gave students the opportunity to conduct research on Philadelphia’s waterways and collaborate with community partners.

Subscribe to the OMNIA Podcast series on Apple iTunes, or wherever you get your podcasts, to automatically receive downloads of our most recent episodes, as well as previous audio features from Penn Arts and Sciences. In addition, the Penn Arts and Sciences Vimeo channel houses dozens of videos featuring faculty, students, and alumni.