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Media Contact:Ron Ozio | ozio@upenn.edu | 215-898-8658November 7, 2013

Penn to Build Its First-Ever New College House

The University of Pennsylvania today announced it will break ground tomorrow on its first-ever residential building specifically designed as a college house, Penn’s residential system that brings together undergraduates, faculty, staff and graduate students to form shared communities within the larger context of Penn's vibrant campus.

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Media Contact:Ron Ozio | ozio@upenn.edu | 215-898-8658October 22, 2013

AAU Elects Penn President Amy Gutmann as Vice Chair

The Association of American Universities has elected University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann as its vice chair for the 2013-2014 term, the AAU announced today during its semi-annual meeting in Washington, D.C. 

Made in Pennsylvania, but a Model for America: As I See It

October 8, 2013

President Amy Gutmann contributes to an op-ed about collaborating with several Pennsylvania universities to help reinvigorate the manufacturing industry.

Article Source: Harrisburg Patriot-News
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Media Contact:Jacquie Posey | jposey@upenn.edu | 215-898-6460October 7, 2013

African Independence Film Screening to Open Penn Africana Studies Conference

The University of Pennsylvania’s Department of Africana Studies and Center for Africana Studies are co-sponsoring an Oct. 17-18 conference on the future of Africana studies to commemorate the one-year anniversary of the department.

Penn Going All Out for a Small Science

October 3, 2013

The Singh Center for Nanotechnology is spotlighted.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer
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Media Contact:Evan Lerner | elerner@upenn.edu | 215-573-6604October 2, 2013

Penn Celebrates Opening of Krishna P. Singh Center for Nanotechnology

The University of Pennsylvania will officially open the region’s premier facility for advanced research, education, and innovative public/private partnerships in nanotechnology on October 4.

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Media Contact:Ron Ozio | ozio@upenn.edu | 215-898-8658September 13, 2013

Dr. Sheldon Hackney, 1933-2013

Statement from Penn President Amy Gutmann

Jeb Bush Awards Hillary Clinton Liberty Medal

September 11, 2013

President Amy Gutmann’s remarks made at the presentation of the 2013 Liberty Medal are highlighted.

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Media Contact:Rebecca Rebalsky | rebecca4@sas.upenn.edu | (215) 898-4192September 6, 2013

New Gift from Alumni Robert A. and Penny Grossman Fox Expands Fox Leadership Program at Penn

Thanks to a generous boost from its founders, the Fox Leadership Program at the University of Pennsylvania will be able to prepare even more students for lives of leadership and service.

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Media Contact:Laura Cavender | cavender@upenn.edu | 215-746-6411August 28, 2013

A Message to the Penn Community from President Amy Gutmann

It is my pleasure to welcome you to the 274th year of the University of Pennsylvania and to share with you a brief update.