News in Brief
Changes in SAS
As Dr. Eugene Narmour returns to teaching, the new Associate Dean for
Humanities is Dr. Rebecca Bushnell of English. Dean Samuel Preston is
also assigning specific academic areas to each of the four Associate Deans;
In a new post held by D-L Wormley of the Treasurer's Office, the Guaranteed
Mortgage Program and Off-Campus Housing are combined with other initiatives
to strengthen local neighborhoods near Penn; click
here for details.
Women of Color: March 6
Penn's and affiliated hospitals celebrate the National Women of Color
Day on March 6, as part of Women's History Month. To nominate members of
Penn, Penn Health System, Presbyterian or Pennsylvania Hospital, contact
Penn's Pamela Robinson, 898-9531; or UPHS's Toni Woodley-Chambers, 662-3688
or Paulette Cleveland, 662-6600. For more information including scholarship
tickets for students: Linda Wigfall at 898-1215 or Winnie Smart-Mapp, 898-6612.
Reminder: Council Open Forum
The January 28 meeting of the University Council is the annual Open
Forum meeting any member of the University can attend. Those intending
to speak must contact the Office of the Secretary by Wednesday, January
21 (call 898-7005).
The meeting, 4-6 p.m. in McClelland Hall, The Quad, has a special format,
published in Almanac