The School of Engineering and Applied Science’s GRASP laboratory is highlighted for nanobot quadrocopters.
PHILADELPHIA – MAGPI, the University of Pennsylvania's Internet2 hub, will host the Advanced Networks and the Arts & Humanities Symposium on Thursday Feb. 2. David McKnight, Penn‘s director of the Rare Book and Manuscript Library, will give a breakout presentation on the Schoenberg Database Manuscripts during the symposium.
For students in the School of Engineering and Applied Science’s Design of Mechatronic Systems class, “the finals” are more than an exam; they are a tournament in which the winners hoist a trophy high above their heads in victory.
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PHILADELPHIA -- In celebration of its 75th anniversary, the Fels Institute of Government at the University of Pennsylvania will present the first event in its Practically Speaking series, on Feb. 2 at the National Constitution Center, “Transportation in a Time of Political Gridlock.”
PHILADELPHIA -- Fueled by coffee, Red Bull and lots of free food, 180 students took part in the 2012 PennApps hackathon Jan. 13-15 for nearly 48 sleep-deprived hours of computer coding.
Wharton MBA candidates Ian Campbell and Mona Safabakhsh are featured for developing a concept that uses Xbox 360 Kinect technology to measure sizes in order to buy clothes online.
PHILADELPHIA – Eight University of Pennsylvania have been named Penn Fellows for 2012.
Penn is cited as the only Ivy League school with a graduate program in game programming.
A team of Penn researchers led by Dr. Raina Merchant is launching a social media project to create a crowd-sourced map of the thousands of automated external difibrillators (AEDs) scattered throughout Philadelphia. The MyHeartMap project offers a $10,000 prize to the individual or team that reports, via a smartphone app, the largest number of AED locations.
Facebook 101: New High School and College Social Media Classes Help Train Next Generation of Marketers, According to SEO.com
Jonah Berger of the Wharton School comments on social media as a marketing tool.