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Penn's Caroline Bunting Earns Ivy Co-Player of the Week Honors
March 18, 2013
After a career-high seven-point day in Penn's 12-8 win over Yale, Caroline Bunting set another career milestone with her first selection as Ivy League Offensive Player of the Week.
Penn Prof Unpacks the Zoot Suit in “Thinking With the Past” Lecture
March 18, 2013
The zoot suit is remembered as a “killer-diller” men’s suit of a long bygone era, but it was more than just a fashion statement, as research by Kathy Peiss, a University of Pennsylvania historian, shows. 
Penn Alum Evelyn Boettcher Wins Gates Cambridge Scholarship
March 15, 2013
University of Pennsylvania alum Evelyn Boettcher has been awarded a Gates Cambridge Scholarship to pursue a Ph.D.
Janet Malcolm to Teach at Penn March 18-19 as Kelly Writers House Fellow
March 15, 2013
Craig Seligman wrote of the University of Pennsylvania’s latest Kelly Writers House Fellow,
Penn Alum Lawrence Lessig to Speak at National Constitution Center for Democracy Café
March 14, 2013
Lawrence Lessig, a University of Pennsylvania alumnus and public intellectual, is leading a charge to overhaul the U.S. Constitution.
Penn School of Social Policy & Practice’s Goldring Re-Entry Initiative to Host Resource Fair
March 11, 2013
In an effort to break the cycle of recidivism, the Goldring Re-entry Initiative at the University of Pennsylvania, will host “Breaking Down Walls: Intersections of Mass Incarceration and Its Implications,” Saturday, March 16, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the International House, 3701 Chestnut St.  It is free and open to the public.
Penn IUR Honors Leaders in Urban Food Systems at the Ninth Annual Urban Leadership Forum
March 6, 2013
The Penn Institute for Urban Research (Penn IUR) hosts the 9th Annual Urban Leadership Forum on Wednesday March 13th from 5:30pm to 7:30pm to celebrate exemplary leaders in the effort to build resilient, food-secure, and livable cities.
Groundbreaking Penn Conference Tackles the Complex of Urbanization and Food
March 6, 2013
Feeding Cities: Food Security in a Rapidly Urbanizing World, the first international conference examining the critical link between urbanization and food security, will be held at the University of Pennsylvania from Wednesday, March 13, through Friday, March 15, 2013.
Class of '80 Alums Reunite with Community Service in West Philadelphia
March 5, 2013
Many University of Pennsylvania alumni give back, but some do so not just to the school that put them on the path to their future. The Class of 1980 stands out for partnering with West Philadelphia, which Penn calls home, and the ’80 alums hope  other classes will do the same.