New Report: Impact of COVID-19 on Homelessness
The coronavirus pandemic is likely to kill more than 3,400 people experiencing homelessness across the United States.Read More
Health Equity in a Time of Global Crisis
Dr. Jennifer Prah Ruger advocates for a strong global response and centralized universal policy to manage global health.Read More
Q&A with Ben Jealous, Former NAACP Head, Tech Investor
Jealous is a visiting scholar at Penn and is co-teaching "Social Innovation" in the MS in Nonprofit Leadership program this semester.Read More
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In a moving testimonial, Johanna Greeson, PhD, spoke before the Philadelphia City Council’s Children and Youth Committee during their recent...
Ben Jealous has accomplished a great deal in his 47 years. The former—and youngest ever—head of the NAACP managed the Mississippi’s Jackson...