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Follow Penn Abroad’s Instagram account to check out some of the places where the University’s students are studying, like Greece, India and Morocco, to name a few.

See more: https://instagram.com/pennabroad/

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Meet the five winners of Penn's first President's Engagement Prizes.

Read more: http://bit.ly/1CpMp9a

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A study led by Penn Medicine’s Andy Minn suggests that radiation along with two immunotherapies may be more effective in helping to shrink metastatic melanoma tumors.
Read more: http://bit.ly/1GRjquu

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The Penn Wharton China Center has opened in Beijing. President Amy Gutmann says it adds to “partnerships with great Chinese educational institutions."
Read more: http://bit.ly/1ER68PK

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Vijay Kumar has been named dean of Penn Engineering, effective July 1. Provost Vincent Price called him a person of "experience and vision."

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Les Dutton, professor and former chair of biochemistry and biophysics in the Perelman School of Medicine, is also an artist and has always done art and science "in parallel."

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West Philadelphia morning haze; Rodin College House is where we spend most of our days.

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Researchers like Carl June of Penn Medicine are investigating a potential cancer cure by using manipulated virus cells to achieve remission.
Read more: http://giving.upenn.edu/carl-june

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These raspberry-like metamolecules react to light’s magnetic field as a loop of wire does to an oscillating magnet. Penn researchers think these nanoscale structures could be used as building blocks for metamaterials that could scatter light as if they had magnetic properties.
Read more: http://bit.ly/1GMG5rN

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Cardiovascular disease causes problems in humans and dogs. Research by Penn Vet’s Mark Oyama and colleagues aims to develop a treatment to help both species.

Read more: http://bit.ly/1EKLvES

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Silver, named after the horse of the Lone Ranger, a character impersonated by the horse’s owner, underwent eye surgery for cancerous lesions at the Penn Vet New Bolton Center.

Read more: http://bit.ly/1G1hcs6

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What color is this shirt? We know it's red & blue, but our Princeton University pals might see orange & black. It turns out that color perception is complex, subjective & dependent on numerous factors.
David Brainard, a psychologist and color researcher in the School of Arts and Science, explains: http://bit.ly/1LRczCO

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The University of Pennsylvania is one of the oldest universities in America and, as a member of the Ivy League, one of the most prestigious institutions of higher learning in all the world.

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