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Crime Report 2014 (Annual)

Crime Reports (Weekly)
Budget Report FY 2012
Building on Excellence
Campus Development Plan
Climate Action Plan
Commencement 2014
Economic Status of the Faculty 2012-2013 (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 FY2015 (updated 5/13/14)
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
(updated 9/30/14)

Summer Camps 2015
Suspension of Normal Operations
Talk About Teaching
(updated 2/24/15)
W2 Form 2014
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On The Front Page

Theodore Ruger: Dean of Penn Law School

Theodore Ruger has been named dean of the University of Pennsylvania Law School, effective July 1. Professor Ruger has served as a member of the Penn Law faculty for more than a decade and the school’s deputy dean since 2013. The announcement was made by Penn President Amy Gutmann and Provost Vincent Price.
Shaun Harper: National Initiative to Help Boys and Men of Color Succeed
Shaun Harper, associate professor at the Graduate School of Education, has been chosen to co-direct a new national initiative to help boys and men of color thrive at every stage of life, backed by donors including The Atlantic Philanthropies, W.K. Kellogg Foundation and Annie E. Casey Foundation.
On The Back Page

Talk About Teaching and Learning: Two Ideas for a Skeptical Pedagogy by Jeffrey Edward Green

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2015 Summer Camps and Programs at Penn
Penn offers children and teens an array of summer activities from academics, enrichment and recreation—including anthropology, business, law, veterinary medicine and music—to more a dozen athletic sports camps—from baseball to volleyball. For more information and applications see the specific contact information below. Additional camps and programs may be available on the Penn Athletics website, under Sports.


Issue Highlights: February 24, 2015

Coverage of February 18 Council Meeting

Death: Bernard Lemonick, Football

Provost Interdisciplinary Seminar Fund: Call for Proposals: April 24

Giang Nguyen: Executive Director Student Health Service

Jason Moore: Director of the Institute for Biomedical Informatics

Dario C. Altieri: Chief Executive Officer of Wistar Institute

Research Roundup

Morris Arboretum’s Artists in the Garden Exhibit

White Towers Revisited at the Harvey and Irwin Kroiz Gallery

Scout Programs at Penn Museum

Cold War, Hot Peace at Slought

A Penn Contemporary Music Concert: The Music of Richard Wernick

WXPN Policy Board Meeting

One Step Ahead: What to Do if You’ve Been Hacked

PHOS: Launching Spring Education Series with First Time Homebuyers 101

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Members of the Daedalus Quartet and pianist Gregory DeTurck will honor Pulitzer prize-winning composer Penn Professor Emeritus Richard Wernick (Almanac April 26, 1977) with performances of some of his greatest works on February 25 at 8 p.m. in the Rose Recital Room in Fisher-Bennett Hall.


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