Menvekeh Daramay has been playing soccer since age 5.
As the dean of Harrison College House at the University of Pennsylvania, Frank Pellicone is well known, but it’s his dog, Elvis, who is the big star in the building.
“He’s a bit of a character and people come to look for him,” says Pellicone.
Robin Williams’ performance in “Dead Poets Society” inspired Carl McLaughlin to become a teacher.
Now a student in the University of Pennsylvania’s Graduate School of Education, the 27-year-old from Northeast Philadelphia is on his way to inspiring the next generation.
Penn’s homeownership incentive program is highlighted for its expansion.
An interdisciplinary team at the University of Pennsylvania points to a successful local engagement program that Penn has employed during two decades as a model for developing cities and communities that thrive both in the United States and internationally.
For Taja Towne, leaving the familiar comfort of home is part of a bigger plan.