Penn senior Anea B. Moore will attend Oxford next year on a coveted Rhodes scholarship. She grew up in Philadelphia. Three of the other 32 winners attend Princeton and a fourth is from Linwood, N.J., and attends the U.S. Naval Academy.
While details of Harvard's admission process are coming to light in the trial over whether the university discriminates against Asian American applicants, see how the Inquirer in 2013 pulled back the curtain on the admissions process at Lehigh University in Bethlehem.
As Temple prepares to host its second national conference on hunger and homelessness, Temple professor Sara Goldrick-Rab in a new report suggests ways that Philadelphia can better serve its own students, including starting a citywide emergency fund.
Michael DiBerardinis, who has served as Kenney's managing director since January 2016, will become a full-time professor of practice, student mentor and bridge between the regular standing faculty and practitioner community, the university said.
Susan Snyder has covered education for the Inquirer since 1998. She currently covers higher education. She was a member of the team that won the Pulitzer Prize for public service in 2012.