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Penn's Morris Arboretum Celebrates Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival
April 1, 2013
This spring, the Morris Arboretum will once again host its annual Japanese Cherry Blossom Celebration, in partnership with the Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival of Greater Philadelphia.
Penn Public Safety Kicks Off Share The Road Campaign
March 29, 2013
The University of Pennsylvania Division of Public Safety has rescheduled its annual kick off to the Share the Road bicycle-safety campaign for Thursday, April 4, at 11 a.m.
Global Economic Crisis Topic of Peter Orszag Talk at Penn March 28
March 27, 2013
WHO:             Peter Orszag                        Citigroup vice chairman of corporate and investment banking and former director of the White House Office of Budget and Management
Penn Students Encourage Lea School Children to Get in the Swim of Things
March 25, 2013
Philadelphia has the fourth-highest drowning rate among children, and drowning is the leading cause of death among those aged 1-4.  In 2005-2009, African-American children aged 5-14 were three times more likely to drown than whites. Some students at the University of Pennsylvania are taking aim at those sad statistics by teaching life-saving skills in the pool to youngsters from Penn’s West Philadelphia neighborhood. 
ASIS International Honors Penn Police Personnel
March 25, 2013
Four detectives and one officer in the University of Pennsylvania Police Department were honored for their work to catch a serial burglar.
Penn’s Sarah Hughes: A United Nations Foundation ‘Champion’ for Vaccination
March 22, 2013
The University of Pennsylvania’s Sarah Hughes didn’t always consider herself an advocate. But she’s also not one to pass up an opportunity to help.
Penn Student and Four Alums Awarded Rare Book School Mellon Fellowships
March 20, 2013
Marissa Nicosia, a doctoral candidate in English at the University of Pennsylvania, and four alumni are recipients of Rare Book School Mellon Fellowships in Critical Bibliography for early-career scholars.
Penn Public Safety Kicks Off Share the Road Campaign
March 19, 2013
The University of Pennsylvania Division of Public Safety will kick off its annual Share the Road bicycle-safety campaign on Monday, March 25, at 11 a.m.
Philadelphia READS! Community Night at Penn Museum April 10
March 19, 2013
It's a groundswell and it's building momentum—Philadelphia's cultural community is putting the spotlight on reading, literacy, and community engagement. Reading opens up worlds of opportunity—and books, like the many cultural treasures in the city, bring so many worlds vividly to life.