July 8, 2019Kelly Writers House Chairs: More than Just a Place to Sit
Even the chairs at the Kelly Writers House have stories to tell. The mismatched wooden seats came from the community, intentionally given to become part of Writers House everyday history.
July 1, 2019The School of Social Policy and Practice Launches One Book, One SP2 Initiative
This summer, the entire School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2) community has been invited to engage in a collective experience focused around the book “Unapologetic: A Black, Queer, and Feminist Mandate for Radical Movements.” The communal endeavor is tied to One Book, One SP2, a new initiative intended to foster a stronger sense of unity and reinforce antiracism efforts and cultural humility throughout the school.
June 20, 2019One Hour, One Painting at the Barnes
A two-week mindCORE summer workshop aimed at underrepresented undergrads across the country is focusing on language science and technology, and minds in the world. Participating students hear from more than 20 Penn researchers on a range of topics. The Barnes exercise, one part of the overall program, reveals clues about how the brain processes visual cues.
June 20, 2019‘Design with Nature,’ 50 Years Later
Beginning on the Summer Solstice, the Ian L. McHarg Center for Urbanism and Ecology at the Weitzman School is presenting “Design With Nature Now,” a multi-platform exploration of the legacy of visionary environmental planner and landscape architect Ian L. McHarg.
June 18, 2019Maya Arthur Announced as 2019-2020 Kelly Writers House Post-Bacc Fellow
Maya Arthur (C'18) has been selected as the inaugural Kelly Writers House Post-Baccalaureate Fellow.