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March 24, 2010
College of Arts and Sciences Senior Makeda Farley has received one of 25 Woodrow Wilson-Rockefeller Brothers Fund Fellowships for Aspiring Teachers of Color from the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation.
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March 24, 2010
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has named Assistant Professor Peter Decherney a 2009 Academy Film Scholar. He is the first assistant professor to win this prestigious award, which the Academy normally reserves for senior scholars whose work examines the cultural, educational,...
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March 10, 2010
It is with great regret that we note the passing of Dr. William R. LaFleur of the Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations. The cause was a massive heart attack on Friday, February 26, 2010. He was 73 years old and is survived by his wife Mariko, his son David, and daughters Jeanmarie...
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March 9, 2010
Peter Decherney, of the Department of English and the Cinema Studies Program in the School of Arts and Sciences, has been named the inaugural Stephen M. Gorn Family Assistant Professor of English.
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March 8, 2010
Thomas J. Sugrue, a member of the history department faculty in the School of Arts and Sciences, has been named David Boies Professor of History and Sociology.
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March 3, 2010
Three young scientists from the School of Arts and Sciences are among the five Penn scholars who have been named Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellows for 2010.
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March 2, 2010
The University of Pennsylvania announced a $2 million grant from the Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs of the Government of India (MOIA)  to support Penn’s Center for the Advanced Study of India (CASI), which will conduct research on international migration from India.
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March 1, 2010
Steven F. Freeman, Resident Scholar and Affiliated Faculty in the Organizational Dynamics Program in SAS, has received a Louis O. Kelso Fellowship. Freeman is a prominent teacher of organizational resilience, entrepreneurship and innovation. He has studied resilience and innovation in the U.S.
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February 25, 2010
Eiichiro Azuma has been named the Alan Charles Kors Term Associate Professor of History in the School of Arts and Sciences.
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February 22, 2010
Alan Charles Kors has been named the Henry Charles Lea Professor of History in the School of Arts and Sciences.
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