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Field Center at Penn Addresses America’s ‘Throwaway Children’ Through History
January 23, 2015
The Field Center for Children’s Policy, Practice & Research at the University of Pennsylvania will host a community symposium in conjunction with One Book, One Philadelphia, Monday, Feb. 9, at 8:30 a.m.
Eight Professors Appointed Penn Fellows
January 13, 2015
Eight faculty members at the University of Pennsylvania have been named Penn Fellows. The announcement was made today by Penn Provost Vincent Price and Anita Allen, vice provost for faculty.
Penn Grad Students Share Expertise Across Disciplines to Address Social Problems
January 7, 2015
“In today’s world, the stereotype of the nerdy scientist, by himself, looking at a microscope, is no longer accurate and no longer useful,” says Gabriel Innes, a third-year student in the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine.
Inaugural Cohort Announced for the Community Scholars-in-Residence Program
December 23, 2014
The Community Engagement and Research (CEAR) Core of the UPenn CTSA is pleased to announce the first awards for the Community Scholars-in-Residence Program. 
Three Penn Nursing Freshman Among New Class of NROTC Midshipmen
November 11, 2014
Among this year’s group of 25 students who gathered at the University of Pennsylvania to take the oath as midshipmen in the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps battalion on Friday, Nov. 7., three are freshman from Penn’s Nursing School.
Linda Aiken of Penn Nursing Has Received Lienhard Award From Institute of Medicine
October 31, 2014
Linda Aiken, a professor of nursing at the University of Pennsylvania, has received the 2014 Gustav O.
Penn’s ELISS Fellows to Host Two Discussions on Public Health
October 28, 2014
WHO: Ben Chrisinger, city and regional planning, School of DesignJohannes Eichstaedt, psychology, School of Arts & SciencesRuth Masterson Creber, nursing science, School of Nursing
When A Penn Open Learning Class Ends, Continuing Education Does Not
October 24, 2014
For students in University of Pennsylvania Open Learning courses, the online education provided in the global classroom doesn’t end when the courses do. “Growing Old Around the Globe” from Penn’s School of Nursing is a shining example of the college-level continuing education that can be found in Penn’s free massive open online courses.
Want to Change the World? Penn Has a Prize for That
October 22, 2014
The big banner on the ARCH on Locust Walk and the emails from President Gutmann to the senior class have gotten the message out: The search for entries in the inaugural President’s Engagement Prize competition is underway.
Penn’s Field Center to Host Annual Field of Dreams Luncheon
October 14, 2014
The Field Center for Children’s Policy, Practice & Research at the University of Pennsylvania will host its fourth annual Field of Dreams Luncheon, Friday, Oct. 24, at the College of Physicians, 19 S. 22nd St., Philadelphia.