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Penn Surpasses Harvard In Measure Of Billionaire Alumni

PayScale has just released a “College Salary Report” that won’t affect many of us, but has special interest for Philadelphians.

10/06/2014

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A Teacher Evaluation System That Works

Teachers are applauding an evaluation system started by two 23-year-old grads from Yale.

09/15/2014

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Study: Friends Actually Are Family (Sort Of)

You might have even more in common with your friends than you think. In fact, you probably share some of the same genes.

07/16/2014

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College Courses In Philanthropy

People think giving money away is easy. But, Philanthropy courses now being taught at Harvard, Princeton, Yale and Northwestern University suggest otherwise.

06/11/2014

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Getting Into The Ivies Is Harder Than It Used To Be

igh school juniors and seniors are finding that getting into the Ivies, selective colleges, is harder than it used to be. Here’s why.

05/05/2014

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Penn Falls To Yale 69-54

Tony Hicks led the Quakers with 19 points. Darien Nelson-Henry had 12 and Fran Dougherty 10.

02/14/2014

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Medical Research Addresses Gun Violence

Medical researchers have identified a very small population being subject to most gun violence, which may help tackle the issue.

11/19/2013

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Penn Readies For Key Ivy Battle With Yale

After two straight weeks on the road, the Penn Quakers will return to Franklin Field on Saturday afternoon as they welcome the Yale Bulldogs to town in Ivy League action.

10/23/2013

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Study: Men More Likely To Get Flextime For Career Advancement Than Women

A new study has found that men are more likely to be granted a schedule change over women.

07/24/2013

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The Decline And Fall Of The English Major

In 1991, 165 students graduated with a B.A. in English Literature from Yale. But in 2012, there were only 62.

07/02/2013

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Psychology Professor: Punishing Children Won’t Go Far

Books have been replete with parenting advice for generations, but the Director of Yale’s Parenting Center says a lot of it’s just wrong.

06/30/2013

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Ask The Expert: Top Ways To Prepare For A Spring Break Staycation In Philadelphia

The cost of airfare is going up, but that doesn’t mean your spring break has to break the budget.

02/23/2013

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Study: Adults Often Bully Overweight Kids

Research out of Yale University finds that although overweight and obese adolescents are most often bullied by friends and peers, a significant numbers of them are also bullied by adults.

01/03/2013

Drowsy Driving Liability

Can you be liable for drowsy driving? Or responsible if you know that someone else is tired behind the wheel?

12/10/2012

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Galloway Leads Saint Joseph’s Past Yale 61-35

Langston Galloway scored 20 points and Saint Joseph’s held Yale to 25 percent shooting as the Hawks opened their season with a 61-35 victory Monday night.

11/12/2012

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