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November 17, 2015
Madeleine Joullié, a professor of chemistry in Penn Arts and Sciences, will receive the 2015 John Scott Award at a ceremony on November 20, 2015, in Philadelphia. Dating from 1822, the John Scott Award is one of the oldest scientific honors in the U.S.
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November 12, 2015
John Tellis, a doctoral candidate in chemistry, was one of three winners of the 2015 Reaxys Ph.D. Prize, given at an annual symposium held at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Sponsored by Elsevier, a provider of scientific, technical, and medical information products and services, the Reaxys...
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November 12, 2015
Associate Professor of Chemistry Eric Schelter has been awarded the 2016 Harry Gray Award for Creative Work in Inorganic Chemistry by a Young Investigator by the American Chemical Society (ACS). The award was created to recognize creative and influential research in a forefront area of inorganic...
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November 12, 2015
According to new research led by Lauren Sallan, an assistant professor of earth and environmental science, a mass extinction 359 million years ago known as the Hangenberg event triggered a drastic and lasting transformation of Earth’s vertebrate community.
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November 11, 2015
Kyra Schulman, C'18, performs a cover of "Landslide" by Fleetwood Mac.
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November 10, 2015
The United States celebrates Veteran’s Day each November, recognizing all those who have served in its armed forces. On November 10, 2015, PBS aired a new Ric Burns documentary, Debt of Honor: Disabled Veterans in American History, featuring Beth Linker, associate professor of history and sociology...
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November 9, 2015
The Sudbury Neutrino Observatory Collaboration, which includes physicists from Penn Arts and Sciences, is sharing the 2016 Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics.
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November 5, 2015
A paper authored by Tulia Falleti, Class of 1965 Endowed Term Professor of Political Science, and Emmerich Davies, doctoral candidate in political science, was cited in a Financial Times article on the Morales revolution in Bolivia.     Read the article here. 
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November 1, 2015
A gift from Robert A. Fox, C’52, and Penny Grossman Fox, Ed’53, has helped launch a new era for the Fels Institute of Government, which is reorganizing and expanding in ways designed to increase Penn’s participation in and effect on public policy at the local, national, and international levels.
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October 30, 2015
In his October 20 Penn Lightbulb Café talk on “The Anatomy of Violence,” Adrian Raine, a Penn Integrates Knowledge Professor with appointments in Penn Arts and Sciences’ Departments of Criminology and Psychology, discussed the neuroscience of crime and its implications for societal views of moral...
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