Marking 100 Years of Hey Day
Celebrating the 100th Hey Day on April 30, members of Penn’s Class of 2016 marched with canes along Locust Walk, wearing red shirts and flat-brimmed, faux-straw hats.
Penn Honors Hal Prince With Creative Spirit Award
At a reception on April 23, Penn President Amy Gutmann said a performance by the Pennsylvania Players was the perfect occasion to honor distinguished alumnus and Broadway producer Harold “Hal” Prince with a Creative Spirit Award.
The 121st Running of the Penn Relays
This year, 16,368 high school, college, and professional athletes are competing in the 121st running of the Penn Relays, which is being held from Thursday, April 23 through Saturday, April 25.
A Day for the Next Generation of Roboticists
At the fifth annual Philly Robotics Expo, several hundred local grade-, middle-, and high-school students poured into the Singh Center for Nanotechnology with their machines in tow.
Helping Students to Write With Clarity
The Marks Family Writing Center gives students the kind of individual attention and feedback needed to write with clarity.
College Junior Excels in Class and on the Rugby Field
A junior majoring in chemistry in the College of Arts & Sciences, Hu, a fierce competitor on the Penn women’s rugby club, also happens to be deaf.
Celebrating President’s Engagement Prize Recipients
Awarded to Penn students to design and undertake fully-funded local, national, or global engagement projects, the Prizes underscore the high priority that Penn places on educating students to put their knowledge to work for the betterment of humankind.