Penn Arts and Sciences at Work is a photoblog project in which we tell the story of the extended Penn Arts and Sciences community. Through images and personal vignettes, we aim to capture the diverse paths of our alumni, focusing on their daily work lives. To see more, visit

Photography by Alex Schein.

(L) Trang Do; (R) Joshua Bennett
(L) Trang Do; (R) Joshua Bennett

I’ve always known I wanted to become a journalist, and I never had these delusions it was going to be a glamorous thing. I knew it would be hard work

-Trang Do, C’06

General Assignment Reporter, CBS-3
Philadelphia, PA
Communication Major

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“I didn’t know what a professor was when I was 17. That you can study Black literature, Black culture, and you can make a life from that, was something I had never really fathomed. So the work of poetry for me is attending to that thought carefully and beautifully—always.”

-Joshua Bennett, C’10

Harvard Society of Fellows
Hanover, NH / Cambridge, MA
Africana Studies and English Major

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