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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
Learning Lessons by Integrating Sustainability in the Classroom at Penn
September 3, 2014
As an environmental studies major at the University of Pennsylvania, Kinsey Miller already knew about many sustainability issues.  But, after spending the summer as a researcher in the Penn Green Campus Partnership’s Integrating Sustainability Across the Curriculum program, her interests have expanded further.
Penn President Amy Gutmann to Welcome Incoming Freshmen
August 19, 2014
WHO:            Amy Gutmann, president of the University of Pennsylvania, and incoming freshmen WHAT:          Move-in for Penn's Class of 2018 WHEN:          Aug. 22, 2014, 11am
Penn IUR Publishes Two New Reports on Rapid Urbanization
August 14, 2014
Penn IUR has recently published two reports about rapid urbanization.
Penn’s David Hewitt Helps Philadelphia Design Parks Agile Enough to Adapt
July 28, 2014
On a Wednesday afternoon in the Cobbs Creek Environmental Education Center, a group gathered around a large table covered in maps and photos.
Kleinman Gift Establishes Energy Policy Center at Penn
July 15, 2014
The Kleinman Center for Energy Policy has been established at PennDesign with a $10 million gift from Scott, C’94, W’94, and Wendy Kleinman. The Center, which is scheduled to launch in Fall 2014, will advance energy productivity by reframing the relationship between research and practice in support of policy innovation.   
Penn’s Open Learning Opens Doors on Campus and Around the World
July 9, 2014
By Christina Cook Through its Open Learning initiative, the University of Pennsylvania is dramatically transforming the who, what, when and where of learning, making the resources of higher education accessible to millions more people than ever before.
Penn Dental Medicine’s Dana Graves to Receive IADR’s Distinguished Scientist Award
June 25, 2014
Dana Graves of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine is this year’s recipient of the International Association of Dental Research’s Distinguis
Penn Lends Support to National ‘Maker Movement’
June 18, 2014
In conjunction with the first White House Maker Faire being held today, the University of Pennsylvania signed a joint letter along with more than 150 other institutions, pledging support to foster a “generation of makers.” The letter details the need for young tinkerers, inventors and entrepreneurs to bring life to future innovations.
Marilyn Jordan Taylor’s Term as Dean of Penn’s School of Design Is Extended
June 11, 2014
Marilyn Jordan Taylor, dean of the School of Design and Paley Professor at the University of Pennsylvania, has agreed to an extension of her appointment as dean until June 30, 2016.