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From the large Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center to special collections in social work, social policy, and nonprofit leadership, the University of Pennsylvania offers extensive library resources for students and scholars.

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Exploring Racism’s Health Impact in a VA Renal Clinic

A study of Black patients at a Veterans Affairs renal clinic investigated how structural racism impacted their lives and experience being treated for chronic kidney disease. “One of the things […]

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2022 Social Policy & Practice Awards

Congratulations to this year’s Social Policy & Practice award winners. The following individuals will be recognized for their outstanding achievements at SP2 Commencement on Saturday, May 14th, 2022. School of Social […]

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Stuart Weitzman Speaker Series in High Impact Philanthropy Presents Inaugural Event

On April 28, 2022, Penn’s School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2) is proud to present Designing a Life: Community, history, and why I give. Free and open to the Penn community, the […]