School of Arts & Sciences

Home of the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences at Penn, with 27 academic departments and a faculty of nearly 500 world-renowned scholars.

College of Arts & Sciences

Graduate Division

Professional and Liberal Education

Penn Arts and Sciences Magazine: The Consequences of Childhood Inequality

Read our cover story featuring Annette Lareau, Stanley I. Sheerr Endowed Term Professor in the Social Sciences.

Big Data

Patricia M. Williams Term Professor of Biology Junhyong Kim navigates the complex computations of single-cell genomics.

60-Second Slam! (Video)

A sample of talks from the professors and students at this year's minute-long lecture-off, including public perception of police, the heart rate of criminals, and behavioral epigenetics.