A Three-Day Celebration of Faculty and Staff: June 2-4

The President, Provost, and Executive Vice President invite faculty and staff to a series of events to celebrate and appreciate their contribution to Penn.

Tuesday, June 2, Party on the Green, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.; join Penn friends and colleagues for a complimentary lunch * on College Green and enjoy the smooth jazz of Signature with Glenn Bryan, director of City and Community Relations. Tables and blankets will be provided.

(*Bring coupon from brochure.)

Wednesday, June 3, Health Promotion Day

Health Run/Walk, 7:40-9 a.m.; meet at Hutchinson Gym for a 1.5 mile morning "wake-up" run/walk up Locust Walk. Start with a stretch and end with refreshments. Hutchinson Gym locker room and lockers will be available for changing.

Health Fair, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.; How healthy are you? How can you build wellness into your life? Come to the health fair and find out. Over 25 information tables, screenings, and workshops provided by Health Systems and other health service providers will be at The Faculty Club.

    Sample Screenings:
    Blood Pressure
    Oral Health
    Sample Workshops:
    Smoking Cessation
    Stress Management
    Cancer Signs
    Lower Back Health

Please contact Marilyn Kraut for special needs or accommodations at 898-0380 or kraut@ pobox.upenn.edu

Thursday, June 4, Penn Museum Tour, 3-6 p.m.; take a tour of the University's museums. Penn buses will tour the campus to provide convenient access to participating museums (see route below). Refreshments will be served at each location. Museums/Galleries on Tour are:

  • Arthur Ross Gallery, Fisher Fine Arts Library (formerly Furness Building) 220 South 34th Street (between Walnut & Spruce)
  • Institute of Contemporary Art, 36th and Sansom Streets
  • The Esther Klein Art Gallery, University City Science Center, 3600 Market Street
  • The University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, 33rd and Spruce Streets

Penn Bus Route: (at 15 minute intervals)

Use the back of your brochure to signal the bus to stop for you at a corner along the following route:

From 33rd Street, west on Walnut Street
North on 36th Street
West on Market Street
South on 40th Street
East on Spruce Street
North on 33rd Street

June Appreciation Days are sponsored by the Division of Human Resources with the assistance of Dining Services, the Department of Recreation within the Division of Recreation and Intercollegiate Athletics, the Department of Health and Disease Management of the UPHS Clinical departments of the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, PENNCare, Independence Blue Cross and Blue Shield.

-- Human Resources

Almanac, Vol. 44, No. 34, May 19/26, 1998