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

College of Liberal and Professional Studies

The Stand at Standing Rock (Video)

Members of Penn’s Native American and Indigenous Studies community reflect on the historic gathering of tribal nations and grassroots movement known as #NODAPL.

Emotional Blunting

Isabella Auchus, C’17, studied how people with depression react under stress.

Civil Discourse at Penn Arts and Sciences

A new web site will highlight events and other opportunities to engage as a community to consider issues in our democratic society, along with contributions from our faculty and videos and other content to help spread the dialogue across campus and beyond.