Penn GSE News Archive

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  • Alumni
April 5, 2019

The Penn GSE Education Alumni Association is proud to announce the recipients of the 2019 Education Alumni Awards.

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  • Higher Education
  • Alumni
April 2, 2019

Five “home-grown” senior leaders at Penn draw upon expertise acquired at GSE as they make an impact on the nation’s higher education landscape.

  • Higher Education
  • Education Policy
March 28, 2019

Perna released a study on Net Price Calculators among new calls in Congress to overhaul laws governing them.


A student writes at the whiteboard while Manuel González Canché thinks.
  • Higher Education
March 27, 2019

González Canché, a quantitative researcher at Penn GSE, is collaborating with qualitative researchers to help them see their results more clearly.


  • Philadelphia Impact
March 26, 2019

The Penn Project for Civic Engagement hosted “Can We Talk” March 23 at the Liberty Museum.


  • News from Penn GSE
March 21, 2019

The School continues to build on its commitment to high quality research and educational practice.


Penn GSE alum Michael Sorrell
  • Higher Education
March 20, 2019

The Wall Street Journal recently highlighted Sorrell’s transformative work as president of Paul Quinn College.


Gabrielle Oliveira
  • Race, Equity, & Inclusion
  • Global Initiatives
March 7, 2019

Gabrielle Oliveira’s nuanced and complex look at Mexican families, Motherhood Across Borders: Immigrants and Their Children in Mexico and New York, was awarded the first Ethnography in Education Book Award.


Sigal Ben-Porath
  • Higher Education
  • Race, Equity, & Inclusion
March 5, 2019

Writing in the Philadelphia Inquirer, Sigal Ben-Porath said the president’s proposal drifts into “thought-police territory.”


  • News from Penn GSE
February 28, 2019

The weekly series is organized by Penn GSE Wellness Coordinator Jinxi Yu.