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3340 Walnut St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6273
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Friday, May 2nd, 2014
Fisher-Bennett Hall 2nd Floor Lounge

Tim Corrigan has received the Abrams Award and Heather Love has received the Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching! 

Congratulations to Heather and Tim for this most deserved recognition!

Congratulations to Peter Decherney on his new blog at Forbes on media and technology, law and policy.

His first post is on today’s Supreme Court arguments in the Aereo case. Read more here.

Al Filreis has been inducted as one of 14 founding members into the Minerva Academy, "an honorary institution dedicated to promoting and rewarding extraordinary advancements and innovation in higher education around the world." 

"The Minerva Institute houses the Minerva Academy, a distinguished society of educators. Nobel Laureate Dr. Roger Kornberg serves as Governor of the Academy. The Academy awards the Minerva Prize, a distinguished honor and $500,000 award designed to recognized extraordinary advancements in teaching innovation, excellence and impact. The first Minerva Prize will be awarded in May 2014." 

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Photo caption: Francis Daniel Pastorius, Beehive manuscript, 1696-1865, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Pennsylvania.