Academic Calendar
(updated 4/19/16)

Crime Report 2015 (Annual)

Crime Reports (Weekly)
Council Meeting Coverage 2016
Building on Excellence
Campus Development Plan
Climate Action Plan 2.0
Commencement 2015
Economic Status of the Faculty 2016
Gender Equity Report
Government Affairs Update (updated 8/26/14)
Graduate School Rankings
(updated 3/22/16)
Inauguration of President Gutmann
Minority Equity Report
(revised 12/10/13)
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 04/26/16)
Salary Guidelines
(updated 4/12/16)
Sexual Harassment Policy
(updated 9/30/14)

Sexual Violence, Relationship Violence and Stalking Policy
(updated 9/30/14)

Summer Camps 2016
Suspension of Normal Operations
Talk About Teaching
(updated 04/26/16)
W2 Form 2015
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On The Front Page

Two Endowed Professors in Penn Arts & Sciences

Dean Steven Fluharty is pleased to name two faculty members to endowed chairs in Penn Arts & Sciences. Bhuvnesh Jain, professor of physics & astronomy, has been named the Walter H. and Leonore C. Annenberg Professor in the Natural Sciences. Charles Kane has been appointed Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Physics.
Amartya Sen Professor: Jennifer Ruger
Jennifer Prah Ruger has joined Penn’s School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2) as the Amartya Sen Professor of Health Equity, Economics and Policy. Dr. Ruger will be the next director of SP2’s Master of Science in Social Policy (MSSP) program. Starting July 1, she will also serve as SP2’s inaugural associate dean for global studies and faculty chair at the Center for High Impact Philanthropy (CHIP). She will work with other SP2 faculty fellows to help increase synergies between CHIP and SP2.
Penn SP2 2016 Teaching Awards
Amy Hillier is the recipient of the 2016 Excellence in Teaching Award, standing faculty, School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2). Dr. Hillier received her MSW and PhD from SP2. She is currently an associate professor of city & regional planning at PennDesign and holds a secondary faculty appointment in SP2.
On the Back Page
260th Commencement: University of Pennsylvania Commencement Events 2016
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Almanac Schedule
The day after Commencement, Almanac will not publish an issue. Today is the deadline for the May AT PENN Update in the May 10 issue, which will span two weeks, through May 24. There will be two more issues, May 24 with Commencement coverage and May 31 with the Summer AT PENN calendar.


Issue Highlights: May 03, 2016

Faculty Senate Executive Committee Agenda

Trustees Meetings

University Club Annual Meeting

Deaths: Jamal Morris, Pottruck Center; Molly Roth, Office of the Secretary

Participating in Penn’s Commencement

Applicants for Libraries' Open Access Publishing Fund Pilot Project

OF RECORD: Changes to Policies on Academic Honors and the Reportability of Sanctions

Regulatory Update: Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)

Honors & Other Things

Adam Sherr: University Registrar

CCTV Locations: University of Pennsylvania Cameras

Penn Transit Fleet’s New Look

PHOS and PECO Host Open House: May 6


One Step Ahead: Protect your Home Computers by Turning On Automatic Updates


On May 7, Juan de Marcos & The Afro-Cuban All Stars will perform at Annenberg Center. Unique ensemble, devoted to the past, present and future of Cuban music. Founded by Juan de Marcos Gonzalez, the group features the finest Cuban expatriate musicians in the world today, all alumni of Cuba’s greatest bands. Each dynamic performance captures the undeniable spirit of Afro-Cuban music with a potent mix of driving percussion, a powerhouse horn section and incomparable vocals. See Music.


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