A $7 million gift from Penn Arts and Sciences Overseer Michael J. Price, W’79, and his wife Vikki will establish the Price Lab for the Digital Humanities. The centerpiece of the new Penn Arts and Sciences strategic initiative Humanities in the Digital Age, the Price Lab will provide the technological hardware and technical support staff necessary for a robust program that reaches across the University.
A new $5 million gift from Robert and Penny Fox to the Fox Leadership Program at the University of Pennsylvania will create Fox Leadership International, adding a global dimension to all of the program’s initiatives.
By Sarah Welsh
The American Psychiatric Association has named University of Pennsylvania professor Dorothy Roberts recipient of the 2015 Solomon Carter Fuller Award in recognition of her demonstrated leadership and exceptional achievements.
The award honors “a Black citizen who has pioneered in an area which has significantly benefitted the quality of life for Black people.”