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Crime Report 2014 (Annual)

Crime Reports (Weekly)
Budget Report FY 2014
Building on Excellence
Campus Development Plan
Climate Action Plan 2.0
Commencement 2015
Economic Status of the Faculty 2013-2014 (PDF)
Gender Equity Report
Government Affairs Update (updated 8/26/14)
Graduate School Rankings
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Inauguration of President Gutmann
Minority Equity Report
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Mission of the University
Penn Connects
Recognized Holidays FY2016 (updated 5/5/15)
Report of the Task Force on Student Psychological Health and Welfare
Retiree Benefits Report
Research Roundup
(updated 9/29/15)
Salary Guidelines
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Sexual Harassment Policy
(updated 9/30/14)

Sexual Violence, Relationship Violence and Stalking Policy
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Summer Camps 2015
Suspension of Normal Operations
Talk About Teaching
(updated 4/28/15)
W2 Form 2014
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Two Endowed Professors Named in Penn Arts and Sciences

joseph farrell
Dean Steven Fluharty is pleased to name two faculty members to endowed chairs in the School of Arts & Sciences. Joseph Farrell, professor of classical studies, has been named the M. Mark and Esther K. Watkins Professor in the Humanities.

Jeffrey Kallberg, associate dean for arts and letters and professor of music, has been named the William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Music.
$5 Million NSF Grant to Establish Mid-Atlantic Nanotechnology Hub at Penn’s Singh Center
mark allen
The National Science Foundation (NSF) awarded the University of Pennsylvania’s Krishna P. Singh Center for Nanotechnology a five-year, $5 million grant to establish the Mid-Atlantic Nanotechnology Hub for Research, Education & Innovation.
$3 Million NSF Grant for Research Partnership: University of Puerto Rico and Penn
arjun yodh
The University of Puerto Rico (UPR) and University of Pennsylvania have been awarded a $3 million National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to support their Partnership for Research and Education in Materials (PREM). The PREM award extends the decade-spanning relationship between UPR and Penn’s Laboratory for Research on the Structure of Matter (LRSM), in which faculty, staff and students share resources and collaborate on interdisciplinary research related to materials science.
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Woven Words: Native Scholars Illuminating Wampum Histories and Traditions at Penn Symposium on October 1 and 2

woven words
On Thursday, October 1, from 4 to 9 p.m., and Friday October 2, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Penn Museum visitors can learn more about wampum when prominent Indigenous scholars from the United States and Canada join with wampum scholars and musicians for a free two-day symposium, Woven Words: New Insights into Wampum and Native Studies. Haudenosaunee (Six Nations Iroquois) and Algonkian scholars will share insights on historical and contemporary aspects of wampum construction, artistic expression and cultural exchange for sacred, diplomatic and decorative purposes.
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Issue Highlights: September 29, 2015

COUNCIL: Agenda for University Council Meeting

Trustees: October 1

University Privacy Officer: Scott Schafer

From the President and Provost: On the Findings of the AAU Campus Climate Survey on Sexual Assault and Sexual Misconduct

Research Roundup

Twenty-Five Year Club: New Members for 2015

Nominations for Community Involvement Recognition Awards: November 13

Discussion on Pope Francis’ Visit

Celebrating Autumn with Morris Arboretum’s Fall Festival and Designer Scarecrows

Morris Arboretum’s Weekday Lecture Series, Connections Beyond Our Garden Talks on People, Plants and Place Returning this October

African Roots, American Voices at the Annenberg Center

Annenberg Lecture: Covering the Wild Ride...the Presidential Campaign

From Farm to Canvas at Burrison Gallery

Second Annual Microbiome Symposium

Three PHOS Workshops in October

Penn’s Way: A Workplace Charitable Campaign

Raffle Prize Listing Penn’s Way 2016 Week 1 (October 6 Drawing)      

october at penn
from farm to canvas burrison gallery

(Above) Parsnips for Marguerite, an acrylic.

From Farm to Canvas, paintings by Gayle Viale Joseph, will be on display at the Burrison Gallery from October 3 to November 4 with a reception on Tuesday, October 6 from 4-6 p.m. See Exhibits.


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