Class of 2018 Convocation
The Class of 2018 and transfer students received a rousing Penn welcome on the day before the start of classes. Led by the Penn Band, more than 2,400 students streamed onto College Green on Aug. 26 for Convocation.
Move-in Day for Class of 2018
On Aug. 21 and Aug. 22, more than 2,400 freshmen and their families arrived at Penn, unloading cars and pushing wheeled cardboard boxes filled with bedding, clothes, and other necessities to their new campus homes.
Penn Employee Transforms Health Due to ‘Be in the Know’
The Division of Human Resource’s “Be in the Know” campaign is a program designed to give Penn faculty and staff better insight into their health status— as well as a $100 incentive.
A Promise and an Opportunity
Theodore Brandon, a student in Penn’s School of Social Policy & Practice, has long enjoyed helping others, assisting the elderly and volunteering at church, but was unsure how to translate his desire to help others into academic practice.
Rehabilitation With the Help of Robots
From automated assembly lines to personalized flying drones, robots are opening up new possibilities in the realms of both work and play.
The Transformative Power of the Arts
JaLinda Dunovant believes that the world would be a better place if more people could experience the transformative power of the arts.