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

Conspicuous by Its Absence

German professor Catriona MacLeod scrutinizes sculpture in 19th-century German aesthetics.

How You Win the Game

Psychology professor Coren Apicella explores the relationship between competition and hormones.

Prison and Health

Graduate student Valerio Bacak gathers evidence for better criminal justice penalties.