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Penn Professor’s Trip to Zambia Shines a Light on the Impact of Education
June 20, 2016
Impact Network’s eSchool 360 program provides access to education to more than 2,200 students in rural Zambia. But the project might not have been possible had it not been for lessons learned in a classroom in Philadelphia. 
Penn Researchers: Colleges and Universities Are Crucial to Their Communities
May 20, 2016
The University of Pennsylvania’s commitment to civic engagement is a model example that’s now being shared with higher education leaders around the world. 
Penn Graduate School of Education’s VAST Life Program Is Life Changing
May 6, 2016
On four Saturdays this spring, Sharon Thomas has made the hour-long drive from Hatboro to the University of Pennsylvania with a strong sense of urgency and hope.
Penn Fels Policy Research Initiative Announces Interdisciplinary Grants
April 4, 2016
The Fels Policy Research Initiative in the School of Arts & Sciences at the Uni
Penn Travel Arts Fest Showcases Study Abroad and Exchange Student Artwork
March 30, 2016
Penn Abroad and Penn Summer Abroad are co-hosting The Third Annual Travel Arts Festival!
Penn’s Dennis Culhane and John Fantuzzo Awarded $1.9M for AISP and IDS Research
March 16, 2016
Two grants, totaling nearly $2 million, have been awarded to University of Pennsylvania professors Dennis Culhane and John Fantuzzo, enabling the continued development and expanded use of Integrated Data Systems, or IDS, for evidence-based policymaking through the Actionable Intelligence for Social Policy, or AISP, initiative.
Political Activist Behind a Desk: Penn Professor Camille Z. Charles
February 29, 2016
Camille Z. Charles believes that where you live influences everything that happens to you and sets you up for the rest of your life. Before joining the University of Pennsylvania faculty in 1998, Charles, a scholar of racial inequality, was conducting research on minority students at elite universities. She found that those who came from segregated neighborhoods weren’t faring as well academically as their white peers.
Penn GSE Partners With Kazakhstan’s Nazarbayev University
February 23, 2016
A nearly six-year-old alliance between the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education and
7th Annual Penn Public Policy Challenge Finals
February 23, 2016
WHO &  WHAT:          The Public Policy Challenge invites students from across the University of Pennsylvania to develop a policy proposal based on an issue that affects Philadelphia, such as education, public health, homelessness, recidivism and others.
Penn Futures Project: Investing in Children & Communities
February 17, 2016
Three University of Pennsylvania deans have joined forces to improve the lives of Philadelphia youth and families through the Penn Futures Project (PFP).