Ivy League Diplomas Still Worth Price of Admission

March 1, 2011

The value of degrees from Penn and the other Ivies is spotlighted.

Article Source: CNBC

10 Universities Producing the Most Interns

March 1, 2011

Penn is cited for having a high percentage of students graduating with internship experience.

Article Source: U.S. News & World Report

What Midtown Detroit Can Learn From West Philadelphia College District’s Renaissance

February 27, 2011

Penn’s successful neighborhood-revitalization efforts are spotlighted.

Article Source: Detroit Free Press
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Media Contact:Joy McIntyre | joymc@nursing.upenn.edu | 215-898-5074February 11, 2011

Ten Questions – Barbara Kahn

February 8, 2011

Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School is profiled.

Article Source: Financial Times

Rediscovering WWII’s Female ‘Computers’

February 8, 2011

Women who worked at the University of Pennsylvania in the 1940s on the first computer are featured.

Article Source: CNN

“Silk Road” Show to Open Without Its Key Content

February 3, 2011

“The scheduled opening of the ‘Secrets of the Silk Road’ exhibition at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology will go on as planned Saturday, though the stars of the exhibition won't be on display.”

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Big s(PENN)der: U. of Pennsylvania Impact $9.5B a Year in Phila.

February 2, 2011

Penn is featured for the economic contributions made to the city and the commonwealth.

Competition for Colleges Increasing as Applications Rise

February 2, 2011

Dean Eric Furda of Admissions discusses the large increase of applications and Penn’s no-loan financial-aid policy.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer
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Media Contact:Julie McWilliams | juliemcw@upenn.edu | 215-898-1422February 2, 2011

Penn Reports Economic Impact of $14 Billion on Pennsylvania, $9.5 Billion on Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA –- The University of Pennsylvania and Penn Medicine contribute $14 billion yearly, or $38 million per day, to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and $9.5 billion, or $26 million per day, to the City of Philadelphia. The 2010 economic and fiscal impact of the university is outlined in a new independent report conducted by Econsult Corp. of Philadelphia.