Academic Calendar
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Crime Report 2016 (Annual)
Crime Reports (Weekly)
Council Meeting Coverage 2016
Building on Excellence
Campus Development Plan
Climate Action Plan 2.0
Commencement 2016
Economic Status of the Faculty 2016
Gender Equity Report
Government Affairs Update (updated 08/26/14)
Graduate School Rankings
(updated 03/22/16)
Inauguration of President Gutmann
Minority Equity Report
(revised 12/10/13)
Mission of the University
Penn Connects
Recognized Holidays FY2017 (updated 05/10/16)
Report of the Task Force on Student Psychological Health and Welfare
Retiree Benefits Report
Research Roundup
(updated 10/25/16)
Salary Guidelines
(updated 04/12/16)
Sexual Harassment Policy
(updated 07/05/16)
Sexual Violence, Relationship Violence and Stalking Policy
(updated 07/05/16)
Summer Camps 2016
Suspension of Normal Operations
Talk About Teaching
(updated 10/25/16)
W2 Form 2015
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Penn Medicine Partners with Cohen Veterans Network to Open Free Mental Health Clinic for Veterans and Military Families

Medal of Honor Recipients and CVN Spokespeople Ryan Pitts (left) and Kyle White (right) at the Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at the University of Pennsylvania’s recent grand opening on Friday, October 14.
US military veterans and their families living in the Philadelphia area have new access to free, easily accessible and comprehensive mental health care through an innovative partnership between the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and The Cohen Veterans Network (CVN).
Penn Cell Biologist’s $5.2 Million Grant from NIH for Lung Regeneration Research
Penn Medicine researchers, along with colleagues at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and Boston University, have received a $5.2 million, seven-year grant from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study the cellular and molecular mechanisms that promote lung regeneration. The aim of the grant is to develop treatments for children with congenital lung diseases and adults whose lungs have been damaged from smoking, genetic defects and acute injury.
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Talk About Teaching: Understanding What Students Get Out of Your Class by LeAnn Dourte


Issue Highlights: October 25, 2016


Senate: Faculty Senate Committees, 2016-2017

Council: Membership of University Council, 2016-2017

Council: University Council Committees, 2016-2017

2016-2017 Meetings and Discussion Topics for University Council

CDC Award for Penn Med to Combat Antibiotic Resistance

Honors & Other Things

Kevin Bonner: Associate AD for Administration & Strategic Communications

Research Roundup

2015-2016 Report of the Office of the Ombudsman

New Bike Commuter Expense Reimbursement Program: Starting in 2017

First-Generation, Low-Income Program Grand Opening: October 27

Homecoming Alumni Show at Burrison Gallery: October 28

Controlled Substances Disposal Event

Liz Vice at Annenberg Center: October 29

Penn Abroad Information Sessions

Penn’s Way 2017 Raffle


The Burrison Gallery hosts the Homecoming Alumni Show through November 10. (top left to top right) Sunrise Greenlaw Cove, Jerry Levitt (C’62 M’66); Ventnor Pier, Sue Elkins (ED’61); Self Portrait, Alphonse Lane (CGS’95); Forward Path, Tremain Smith (C’85). (middle left to middle right) Mask Dance from Drametse, Richard Stephens (C’68); My Red Roses, Peggy Tutleman Merves (CW’73); Coastal Norway, Leslie Breedlove (WEX’85); At the Lake Lenore, Diamond Robins. (bottom left to bottom right) Metallic Triangles, Donna Sensor Thomas (C’90); Koala, Rebecca Rhodin; Fun House, Heather Villari Thompson (C’95); Tetons, Mark Ayzenberg (C’09). See Exhibits.


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