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

Ants Go Marching (Video)

Assistant Professor of Biology Timothy Linksvayer discusses the complex behaviors of social insects.

Representing African American Art

Associate Professor of History of Art Gwendolyn DuBois Shaw looks at color and context.

A Prison Culture

Professor of Political Science Marie Gottschalk discusses mass incarceration in the U.S.