I've always been fascinated by the creative process. That's to say, how something unique gets created from scratch. So today I'm in a recording studio in Chester PA, with my homie Kai "Franchise" Harris. He's the CEO of his own hip hop production company, Kpod Entertainment. Franchise notes, “I see people, diamonds in the rough, little bit of pressure, little bit of work, and it pays off, hopefully.”
August 21, 2014
November 20, 2013
WHAT do you do if, when you get to a subway platform, you see that it is already packed with people? Do you join the throngs to wait for the train, or do you shake your head and seek an alternative way to get where you’re going?
October 30, 2013
September 25, 2013
The “genius grant” goes to people of "extraordinary originality and dedication" - http://www.macfound.org/fellows/889/
August 13, 2013
In Science Times section, Mike Kahana was featured on navigational cells located in human brains - http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/06/science/navigational-cell-systems-loca...
July 22, 2013
Society for Psychotherapy Research's 44th international meeting was held in Brisbane, Australia, July 2013 and Rob DeRubeis was recognized with the Distinguished Career Award
April 8, 2013
The Ira H. Abrams Memorial Award for Distinguished Teaching for Faculty is the highest teaching honor in the School of Arts and Sciences and it is given to a faculty whose teaching is intellectually rigorous and exceptionally coherent and that leads to an informed understanding of a discipline. Recipients of the Ira Abrams Memorial Award are expected to embody high standards of integrity and fairness, to have a strong commitment to learning, and to be open to new ideas.
March 27, 2013
January 24, 2013
He will assume the deanship on July 1, 2013, succeeding Dr. Rebecca Bushnell, professor of English, who will return to full-time scholarship and teaching after serving as dean since January 2005. For more information on Dr. Fluharty, please visit http://www.upenn.edu/almanac/volumes/v59/n18/fluharty.html
November 14, 2012
This chair is one of ten Browne Distinguished Professorships created by the late Christopher H. Browne, C’69, former chairman of the Board of Overseers of the School of Arts and Sciences and trustee of the University of Pennsylvania. The Browne Chairs recognize faculty members who have achieved an extraordinary reputation for scholarly contributions, who have demonstrated great distinction in teaching, and who have demonstrated intellectual integrity and unquestioned commitment to free and open discussion of ideas.