Media Advisories

Penn Science Café: ‘Wired to Create: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Creative Mind’
Monday, June 6, 2016
Penn Science Café: ‘Wired to Create: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Creative Mind’
Personalized Medicine and Mental Health
Friday, June 3, 2016
Note to journalists: If you would like to attend, please contact Michele Berger at or 215-898-6751
Lin-Manuel Miranda and Seven Others to Receive Honorary Degrees at Penn's 260th Commencement
Thursday, May 12, 2016
University of Pennsylvania's 260th Commencement ceremony
Penn Welcomes CIA Director John Brennan for Distinguished Lecture Series
Thursday, March 31, 2016
The University of Pennsylvania and its Fels Institute of Government will host a moderated conversation with the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency John O. Brennan and former Representative Marjorie Margolies.
Penn Dental Medicine to Host 8th Annual Oral Cancer Walk and 5k & Oral Cancer Screenings
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
April is national Oral Cancer Awareness month, putting a spotlight on a disease that is more prevalent than some better-known types of cancer. According to the American Cancer Society, more than twice as many people will be diagnosed with oral cancer this year as will receive diagnoses of brain cancer or ovarian cancer.
7th Annual Penn Public Policy Challenge Finals
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
The Public Policy Challenge invites students from across the University of Pennsylvania to develop a policy proposal based on an issue that affects Philadelphia, such as education, public health, homelessness, recidivism and others.
Penn Libraries Host Therapy Dogs to Ease Stress During Reading Days and Finals
Thursday, December 10, 2015
University of Pennsylvania Libraries hosts study break with therapy dogs.
Penn Theatre Arts Program Presents Fall Production: Irwin Shaw’s ‘Bury The Dead’
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
The Theatre Arts Program’s fall production, “Bury the Dead,” written by Irwin Shaw in 1936, is set  “in the second year of the war that is to begin tomorrow night.” The scene is an unnamed battlefield somewhere in the world that also serves as the gravesite for six dead American soldiers.  About to be interred, the young soldiers stand up in their shared gr
Penn’s Weiss Tech House & Technology Entrepreneurship Club to Host the Penn Innovation Conference
Thursday, October 15, 2015
The University of Pennsylvania’s Weiss Tech House, in collaboration with Penn Technology Entrepreneurship Club, is hosting the inaugural Penn Innovation Conference, which aims to help students achieve entrepreneurial success