Graduate Division

Grad Ben Talks

Recently, Penn Arts and Sciences presented the 2018 Grad Ben Talks: an afternoon of TED Talk-style presentations by graduate students representing the Humanities, Social Sciences, Natural Sciences, and Professional Master’s programs. Judges selected winners in each of the four categories. There was also an Audience Choice Winner selected by online votes.

Arts & Sciences News

Price Lab Receives Mellon Support

This grant will support digital humanities research and education.

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Penn Arts & Sciences Faculty Awarded NEH Grants

Two Penn Arts & Sciences professors have been awarded grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).

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Gamer Named Global Professor

Global Professorships are given to senior scholars undertaking innovative, curiosity-driven research in the humanities and social sciences.

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Duckworth and Hamilton Are Distinguished Daughters of Pennsylvania

Since 1949, the Distinguished Daughters of Pennsylvania and the Governor’s Office have recognized outstanding women for their extraordinary service and contributions to Pennsylvania.

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Emily Wilson Receives MacArthur "Genius Grant"

Wilson, Professor of Classical Studies, has received attention worldwide as the first woman to publish an English translation of Homer’s epic poem the “Odyssey.”

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Margo Natalie Crawford Is Appointed Director of the Center for Africana Studies

Margo Natalie Crawford, Professor of English, has been appointed Director of the Center for Africana Studies in Penn Arts & Sciences.

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