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  1. I email you, I email you, I email you! US woman gets to divorce Saudi husband via e-mailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Al Bawaba

    ... our lives miserable," she said. The husband was a master's degree student at the Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania and left the country on Nov. 24 last year with his children, nine-year-old Mohammed, seven-year-old Ibrahim, and five-year-old ...

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  2. The Fascinating Evolution of Brogramming And The Fight To Get Women BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Fast Company

    ... Over , were six women who ran one of the first electronic computers, an ENIAC machine, at the University of Pennsylvania in the early 1940s. By the 1960s, women made up 30% to 50% of all programmers, according to Ensmenger, who appears in the film, ...

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  3. Outside the Box: If Monday morning feels so bad, here's what you can do about itRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MarketWatch

    ... for you. Stewart Friedman is the Practice Professor of Management at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and founding director of both the Wharton Leadership Program and the Wharton Work/Life Integration Project. He is the author ...

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  4. Does our academic schedule compare poorly to other schools?Read the original story

    Monday | Student Life

    ... amount of days as other prestigious private universities. Most private schools, like the University of Pennsylvania, Emory University and Tufts University, finish later than we do, which negates the extra week we have at the beginning of our year. ...

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  5. Parents, Frequent Moviegoers Are Desensitized to Violence, Sex In...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Deadline

    ... the study suggests. The study was conducted by the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania - the same research team that found the amount of violence in PG-13 films had tripled in the most popular movies since 1985 - and ...

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  6. Personalized cellular therapy achieves complete remission in 90...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Medical News Today

    Ninety percent of children and adults with acute lymphoblastic leukemia who had relapsed multiple times or failed to respond to standard therapies went into remission after receiving an investigational personalized cellular therapy, CTL019, developed at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. The results are published this week in The New England Journal of Medicine.

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  7. Study: Parents and MPAA Raters Can Be Desensitized to Sex and Violence in FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Hollywood Reporter

    ... violence and 14 for sex, according to the study from the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania. The authors studied 1,000 parents of children ages 6-17 who watched scenes from several films: 8 Mile (2002, rated R); Casino ... 1 comment

  8. Gloria Casarez, 42; head of Phila. Office of LGBT AffairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Philly.com

    ... since 1999, and prior to that that she was the program coordinator at the LGBT Center of the University of Pennsylvania. Gloria Casarez, 42, the city's first director of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender affairs, died Sunday after a five-year ...

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  9. Raunak Showcases Diversity of South Asian DanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Harvard Crimson

    ... universities included MIT, Brown, Tufts, Columbia, Yale, Dartmouth, Boston College, the University of Pennsylvania, and the University of Massachusetts Amherst. This year, in addition to the traditional intercollegiate dance-off, Raunak's program ...

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  10. The man behind the MA1 4tter MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Philly.com

    ... a distant maternal relative, and was shipped off to a top boarding school. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania medical school at 20, then studied with master surgeons in the "medical mecca" of Paris before returning to Philadelphia. ...

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  11. Move up or move onRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Financial Times

    ... about funding, says Peggy Bishop Lane, vice-dean of the EMBA at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Companies fund fewer candidates because long-term employment is less common, she says, and conversely some students feel "they can ...

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  12. Gary Rotstein's The Morning File: Run the 'Life Expectancy Calculator' and rejoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Post-gazette.com

    ... online to another favorite source of information: the "Life Expectancy Calculator." Created by University of Pennsylvania professors, it asks various questions about your background, health and lifestyle and then spits out a number telling you, ...

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  13. Investing in You: Philadelphia is sizzling hot for start-upsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Philly.com

    ... Just ask Allison Berliner, who earned an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. She spent a semester in San Francisco, but came back east to work at Wanderfly, then co-founded a fashion brands-matchmaking ...

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  14. Overstepping bounds on matters of life, deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Daily Herald

    ... National Institutes of Health and heads the Department of Medical Ethics & Health Policy at the University of Pennsylvania. He served as special adviser to the White House and is an architect of Obamacare. He challenges us to contemplate whether our ...

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  15. PICKS: "Experiments in Environment: The Halprin Workshops, 1966-1971"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Artforum Intl.

    ... Workshop," July 11, 1966. Photo courtesy Lawrence Halprin Collection, The Architectural Archives, University of Pennsylvania. Spend a day in silence. Descend a hill blindfolded. Build a village out of driftwood. Such were the sense-expanding (if ...

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  16. Turner takes over Wash High wrestlingRead the original story

    Sunday | O-R Online

    ... Jan. 9-10. The National Wrestling Coaches Association will hold an All-Star Classic Nov. 1 at the University of Pennsylvania's Palestra. Tyler Wilps, a graduate of Chartiers Valley High School, was supposed to compete in the 174-pound bout against ...

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  17. Doctors Without Borders: 'Epidemic Still Getting Worse'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | News Max

    ... the kind of situation they're in now," said Renee Fox, an emeritus professor of sociology at the University of Pennsylvania who published her own book about MSF this year. MSF views part of its job as "temoignage," or bearing witness to injustice, ...

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  18. You Can't Push Back Against an Age that Isn't Pushing in the First Place:Read the original story

    Sunday | BrothersJudd Blog

    It took seven University of Pennsylvania students piled into a rental van nearly 16 hours to drive to St. Louis. They had raised $600 in three days from a Go Fund Me account that was supposed to last them through the weekend.

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  19. City's director of LGBT affairs, Gloria Casarez, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Philadelphia Gay News

    ... Spring Break for a Change. She went on to serve as program coordinator at the LGBT Center at the University of Pennsylvania. Her board involvement included such agencies as Prevention Point Philadelphia and Bread and Roses Community Fund, and she ...

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  20. LGBT Advocate Gloria Casarez Dies at 42Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NBC Philadelphia

    ... and economic justice organization. Casarez served as the coordinator for the LGBT Center at the University of Pennsylvania. She was also executive director of the Gay and Lesbian Latino AIDS Education Initiative (GALAEI) in Philadelphia from 1999 to ...

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