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  Robert Ghrist Receives 2015 Lindback Award
 
Robert Ghrist, Andrea Mitchell University Professor with appointments in the Departments of Electrical and Systems Engineering and Mathematics, is the recipient of a 2015 Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching. The University of Pennsylvania gives out eight Lindback awards each year, divided evenly between health-related disciplines and all other departments and divisions.
 
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  Vijay Kumar Named Dean of Penn Engineering
 
Penn President Amy Gutmann announced that Vijay Kumar will be the next dean of Penn Engineering, effective July 1, 2015. Provost Vincent Price called him a person of "experience and vision." The selection of Dr. Kumar, UPS Foundation Professor, successfully concludes a comprehensive search to find a successor to Eduardo Glandt.
 
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  great research click stories  1   2   3   4   Learning Differences
  Differences in Neural Activity Change Learning Rate
 


Danielle Bassett, Skirkanich Assistant Professor of Innovation in the Department of Bioengineering, looked at the brain as a complex, dynamic network for insights into why some people learn at a faster rate than others in a new study published in Nature Neuroscience.

 
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  Documentary film showcases women of ENIAC
 

The story of the "ENIAC Six" is being told in a new documentary, "The Computers" and will be shown at Penn on Thursday, April 23, at 3 p.m. in Levine Hall in the Wu and Chen Auditorium. The 20-minute film includes details of the programming work performed by Jean Jennings Bartik, Betty Snyder Holberton, Kathleen McNulty Mauchly Antonelli, Marlyn Wescoff Meltzer, Frances Bilas Spence, and Ruth Lichterman Teitelbaum.

 
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