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Ph.D. Student Ellen Donnelly has been selected to receive a School of Arts and Sciences Dean's Award for Distinguished Teaching by Graduate Students for the 2012-2013 academic year. 

A full schedule of panels and presenters is available on the conference's event listing

Political Science senior James Sadler has been named one of nine College undergraduate Dean's Scholars for 2012-2013. This award is given annually by the Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences for outstanding academic achievement.

Research on racial attitudes during the 2008 presidential campaign from Professor Diana Mutz and Seth Goldman, a post-doctoral fellow at Penn's Annenberg School for Communication, is featured on the New York Times' Opinionator Blog. The piece from Thomas Edsall is titled, "How Much Does Race Still Matter?"

The University of Pennsylvania has received a $25 million gift from alumnus Ronald O. Perelman to create the Ronald O. Perelman Center for Political Science and Economics, which will provide a new home for Penn’s departments ofPolitical Science and Economics in theSchool of Arts and Sciences.

The Center will be located in the West Philadelphia Trust Building at 36th and Walnut streets in the heart of Penn’s campus.

University of Pennsylvania
208 S. 37th Street, Room 217
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6215
Phone: (215) 898-7641

Anne Norton Chair
Matthew Levendusky Graduate Chair
Marc Meredith Undergraduate Chair