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Peter Collopy wins Teaching Fellowship

Peter Collopy is a recipient of a Fellowship for Teaching Excellence from Penn's Center for Teaching and Learning for 2014-15!

Mia Garuccio wins Stephen Wise prize

Mia Garuccio, HSOC '14, has won one of the undergraduate leadership awards, the Stephen Wise prize.

HSOC Senior Wins Rose Award

Megan McCarthy-Alfano has been selected as one of twenty recipients of the 2014 Rose Undergraduate Research Award for her project, “Driving Without a Roadmap: Parents’ Treatment Decisions in Autism Care,” completed as a honors thesis under the direction of Dr. Fran Barg.  This is the second year in a row that an HSOC-er has won a Rose Award - last year, Courtney Ng '13 was a recipient.

HSOC Seniors Win Fulbright Study Grants

HSOC Graduating Seniors Michael Broder, Alice Conant, Sarah Schulte and Christina Wu have all won Fulbright Study Grants.

Michael Broder will study in Guatemala

Alice Conant will study in India

Sarah Schulte will study in Chile, after going on a "Princeton in Latin America" fellowship to teach public health and environmental education in the Dominican Republic

Christina Wu will study in China

Maxwell Rogoski wins provost teaching prize

Congratulations to Maxwell - the Provost has awarded Maxwell Rogoski the Penn Prize for Excellence in Teaching by Graduate Students.

This prize recognizes the profound impact of graduate students on undergraduate education at Penn. Nominations come directly from undergraduates. Ten prizes are awarded annually.

Professor Aronowitz receives Ehrenzeller Award

The Jacob Ehrenzeller Award is given by the Ex-Resident's Association of Pennsylvania Hospital for achievement and service in medicine.  The 2014 Ehrenzeller Award recipient is 

Council for Euorpean Studies recognizes Tresch book

The Council for European Studies  2014 European Studies Book Award competition awarded Honorable Mention to Associate Professor John Tresch for his book The Romantic Machine: Utopian Science and Technology after Napoleon (University of Chicago Press, 2012).

Elaine LaFay wins Dean's Award for Distinguished Teaching

Graduate Student Elaine LaFay has won a (well-deserved!) School of Arts and Sciences Dean's Award for Distinguished Teaching by Graduate Students. 


Phi Beta Kappa: Marett, Davey, Peck and Stoller

Congratulations to STSC junior Paul Marett, and HSOC seniors Sonya Davey, Katherine Peck, and Gabrielle Stoller on their selection for Phi Beta Kappa!

60-Second Lecture: Etienne Benson

The College of Arts and Sciences presents "60-Second Lectures" by faculty every Wednesday at noon (at 37th and Locust Walk) during the fall and spring.

View the April 9 talk of Assistant Professor Etienne Benson on