Recipients of the 2018 Penn Prize for Excellence in Teaching by Graduate Students Announced

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Steven J. Fluharty, Dean of Penn Arts and Sciences, and Paul Sniegowski, Stephen A. Levin Family Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, have announced the 2018 recipients of the Penn Prize for Excellence in Teaching by Graduate Students.  

Juan Pablo Ardila, History

Mark Bookman, East Asian Languages and Civilizations

Evelyne Brie, Political Science
 
Lauren Brumley, Psychology

Tabea Cornel, History & Sociology of Science

Tajah Ebram, English
 
Haley Pilgrim, Sociology

Alexis Rider, History & Sociology of Science

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