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Crime Report 2016 (Annual)
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Building on Excellence
Campus Development Plan
Climate Action Plan 2.0
Commencement 2016
Economic Status of the Faculty 2017
Gender Equity Report
Government Affairs Update (updated 08/27/14)
Graduate School Rankings
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Inauguration of President Gutmann
Minority Equity Report
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Mission of the University
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Recognized Holidays FY2017 (updated 05/10/16)
Report of the Task Force on Student Psychological Health and Welfare
Retiree Benefits Report
Research Roundup
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Salary Guidelines
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Sexual Harassment Policy
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Sexual Violence, Relationship Violence and Stalking Policy
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Summer Camps 2017
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Talk About Teaching
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Tax Forms 2016
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Tevor C. Lewis
President Amy Gutmann and EVP Craig Carnaroli have announced the appointment of Trevor C. Lewis as the University’s Vice President for Budget and Management Analysis, effective July 1.
The Paul G. Allen Family Foundation announced that it has awarded a $9.25 million grant to Penn researchers to study the underlying mechanisms of concussion and help uncover potential clinical interventions that could improve recovery.
Randy Mason, associate professor of historic preservation and department chair, teaches courses on historic preservation planning, urban conservation, history and cultural landscape studies.
Six members of the Penn Law faculty are being recognized this year for excellence in teaching: Jean Galbraith, by virtue of a vote taken among the members of the J.D. Class of 2017, receives the Harvey Levin Memorial Award for Teaching Excellence.
Howard Stevenson is the recipient of the GSE Excellence in Teaching Award. Dr. Stevenson is the Constance Clayton Professor of Urban Education and executive director of the Racial Empowerment Collaborative.
Mary Ersek
Mary Ersek, professor of palliative care in the department of biobehavioral health sciences, has been appointed the new Killebrew-Censits Chair in Undergraduate Education effective July 1.
Nancy Bentley:
Dean Steven J. Fluharty is pleased to name Nancy Bentley the Donald T. Regan Professor of English in Penn Arts and Sciences.
Dean Steven J. Fluharty is pleased to name José-Víctor Ríos-Rull the Lawrence R. Klein Professor of Economics in SAS.
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Issue Highlights: May 30, 2017

Trustees’ Annual Meetings: June 15 & 16

Of Record: Independent Contractors and Limited Engagement Reminders


Ronald P. DeMatteo: Chair of Surgery at PSOM

Bekir Karabucak: Chair of Endodontics

Extension of Grace Calhoun’s Appointment as Director of Athletics and Recreation

Honors & Other Things

Graduate Student Center and Family Resource Center

Penn Parking Rates for 2017-2018

Make the Most of Your Flexible Spending Account Dollars

NGSS Pilot Project: Course Catalog

July & August: Upcoming Programs

Movement Workshop With Group Motion!

ICA: Mindfulness at the Museum and Extra Credit

College Search Workshops for Penn Faculty and Staff Families Monday, June 19

A Worker’s Lunch Box at Slought: Opening June 2

Crime Reports

Shell Gorget from Key Marco, FL
Moundbuilders: Ancient Architects of North America, a new exhibition opening June 24 at the Penn Museum, tells the sometimes enigmatic story of more than 5,000 years of Native American moundbuilding through photographs, archival excavation records, and more than 60 artifacts excavated at mound sites throughout the eastern United States. The exhibition runs through December 2017.See Penn Museum.
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