Jennifer Marsh

Jennifer graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. in English and Philosophy, as well as with an M.A. in Philosophy from the University of Pennsylvania. Her interests include epistemology, the study of human consciousness and knowledge, normative truth theories, philosophy of language, and intellectual history. She has traveled to over 20 countries, and has lived in France and Russia. She has also taken courses in Physics and Astronomy at Moscow University, and worked at the Harvard Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (CFA). She has written articles on the topics of x-ray astronomy and inactive stars published in the OSA/NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS).

Wall Street, NYC, and the Ivy League

April 10, 2012

An introspection on the mass emigration of graduates to finance jobs in New York, and what this says about the liberal arts and American society. A few days ago I returned from a weekend visiting my former roommates from Penn (University of Pennsylvania)-- which was easy enough as they have...

Spreading Social Innovation: Chapter by Chapter

April 02, 2012

Beverly Schwartz writes an inspiring compendium on social entrepreneurship. As Marketing Director and Vice President of Ashoka, the institution that first named and pioneered the field of social entrepreneurship in 1980, Beverly Schwartz has played an instrumental role in improving our understanding of social entrepreneurship and the possibilities the field...