NOW LIVE: Eyewitness News

Harvard

(Credit: Thinkstock)

Research Shows Cheating May Boost Creativity

The research suggests that lying about your performance on one thing could increase creativity in another.

02/26/2014

Penn Coach Jerome Allen (Credit: Matthew Holst/Getty Images)

Penn Loses To Harvard, 83-63

Fran Dougherty led Penn (6-16, 3-5) with 15 points.

02/21/2014

Powdered Sugar-Covered Christmas Cookies

Put Down The Cookie: Study Shows Too Much Sugar Could Be Killing You

While scientists have previously shown high sugar intake ups a person’s risk of cardiovascular disease, the new study is the first to link sugar consumption to death.

02/11/2014

Penn Coach Jerome Allen (credit: Pennsylvania Athletics)

Penn Dominated By Harvard In 80-50 Rout

Penn never got things going in a 80-50 loss to Harvard Saturday night.

02/01/2014

(Some of the guns confiscated by police in Philadelphia.  File photo by KYW's Tony Hanson)

Research Claims Access To A Firearm Significantly Ups Risk Of Suicide, Homicide

A new study suggests people who have access to a gun are three times more likely to commit suicide and nearly twice as likely to be murdered.

01/31/2014

(credit: Cherri Gregg)

Study: Snow Days Don’t Negatively Impact Learning

New research out of Harvard reveals not calling schools off for a snow day might be more detrimental to students than canceling school for the weather.

01/29/2014

(credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)

Want To Learn About Space? Use An iPad

A lot of research has been done on the effects of too much “screen-time,” but a new study is putting a positive light on tech in terms of learning.

12/19/2013

Penn Logo

Penn Travels To Harvard Saturday

The Penn Quakers have two games left in the season, and despite two-straight losses, they are still alive for a piece of the Ivy League title.

11/13/2013

(credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

A History Of Slavery At Ivy League Schools

A new book, Ebony and Ivy: Race, Slavery and the Troubled History of America’s Universities, explores a somewhat shameful topic.

10/30/2013

(The University of Pennsylvania campus.  File photo)

Colleges Graded By Graduates’ Earning Power

PayScale.com just came out with its rankings of more than 1,000 institutions by average earnings of their graduates.

09/25/2013

Charges Filed In Boston Against Pa. Bus Driver

Massachusetts officials are filing criminal and civil charges against a driver whose bus crashed into a highway overpass in Boston, injuring 35 high school students and chaperones returning to the Philadelphia area from a trip to Harvard University.

04/09/2013

(credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Five Things: FGCU First 15 Seed In Sweet 16 And Pac 12 Exceeds Its Seeds

To measure the unpredictability of this year’s NCAA Tournament, consider two items that didn’t make this column: Gonzaga, a 32-win team on a 15-game win streak, didn’t survive the first weekend, and Harvard, a 14 seed, won its first ever Tournament game.

03/25/2013

Penn Coach Jerome Allen (credit: Pennsylvania Athletics)

Quakers Welcome Dartmouth And Harvard To The Palestra

The Penn Quakers will be back home this weekend, hosting Dartmouth and Harvard in Ivy League action.

03/01/2013

AZ_Books_4_180x150

Psychologist Says Most People Are Not Upfront About Being Biased

Not many people are as biased as Archie Bunker of TV’s show All in the Family, but a psychologist says he was upfront about it.

02/23/2013

Temple v Penn State

Harvard Cruises To 73-54 Win Over Penn

Kenyatta Smith posted career highs with 20 points, nine rebounds and a school-record 10 blocked shots as Ivy League leader Harvard cruised to a 73-54 win over Pennsylvania on Friday night.

02/15/2013

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 38,799 other followers