facebook twitter google print email
Media Contact:Jill DiSanto | jdisanto@upenn.edu | 215-898-4820June 6, 2012

Just Write: Writing Retreat for GSE and SAS Faculty

 

Stop what you’re doing, and just write. That’s what some University of Pennsylvania faculty will be doing the week of June 4.

Twenty faculty members from the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts and Sciences will attend the first-ever Faculty Writing Retreat in the McNeil Building. 

Practitioner of ‘Combative Collegiality,’ Penn’s Premiere Bioethicist to Speak in Philly

June 6, 2012

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School is featured.

Article Source: Newsworks
facebook twitter google print email
Media Contact:Jeanne Leong | jleong@upenn.edu | 215-573-8151May 30, 2012

Penn’s Student Health Director Honored

            PHILADELPHIA – Evelyn Wiener, University of Pennsylvania Student Health Services director, is receiving the American College Health Association’s Lifetime Achievement Award at the organization’s meeting today in Chicago.

facebook twitter google print email
Media Contact:Jill DiSanto | jdisanto@upenn.edu | 215-898-4820May 24, 2012

‘Click It or Ticket’ Enforcement on Penn Campus

PHILADELPHIA – The University of Pennsylvania Police Department will participate in the national “Click It or Ticket” seat-belt-enforcement campaign through June 10.

facebook twitter google print email
Media Contact:Kat Stein | katstein@gse.upenn.edu | 215-898-9642May 23, 2012
facebook twitter google print email
Media Contact:Jacquie Posey | jposey@upenn.edu | 215-898-6460May 22, 2012

Penn Researchers Detail Polling-place Effect

Given how much time and money American political parties spend in redistricting, they may want to consider how voters are assigned to particular polling locations.

At KIPP, Dreams of an Ivy League Education

May 17, 2012

Penn’s partnership with KIPP is highlighted.

Article Source: Philly.com
facebook twitter google print email
Media Contact:Jill DiSanto | jdisanto@upenn.edu | 215-898-4820
Media Contact:Kat Stein | katstein@gse.upenn.edu | 215-898-9642May 16, 2012

Graduate School of Education Welcomes Education Writers Association Conference to Penn


PHILADELPHIA –- Hundreds of education journalists will gather at the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education for the 65th Education Writers Association’s national seminar tomorrow through Saturday.

Penn to Team Up With KIPP Charters

May 16, 2012

Penn is partnering with the KIPP Schools to form a college-completion program.

Article Source: Philly.com
facebook twitter google print email
Media Contact:Ron Ozio | ozio@upenn.edu |
Media Contact:Steve Mancini | smancini@kipp.org | May 16, 2012

Penn Partners With KIPP Schools to Promote College Completion in Underserved Communities

PHILADELPHIA -– The KIPP Foundation announced today that it will partner with the University of Pennsylvania in an effort to increase college-completion rates for underserved KIPP students nationwide. This is KIPP’s first college partnership with an Ivy League university and its 10th partnership with an institution of higher learning since the fall of 2011.