Faculty/Staff Discount Tickets: Penn v. Cornell Men's Basketball
Human Resources and Athletics are offering a special opportunity for
Penn faculty and staff and their family and friends. Come cheer on the Penn
Men's Basketball team as they face Cornell University on Saturday, January
13, 7 p.m., at The Palestra, 33rd St. between Walnut and Spruce. The cost
is $3 per person for University faculty/staff and their family and friends.* Complimentary parking at garage #26, Walnut
St. between 32nd and 33rd Streets (with Penn ID). Coupon for one complimentary
soda and a pretzel per person (limit six per faculty/staff member) to be
redeemed at the game.
To Purchase Tickets
- In advance, come to the Athletic Ticket Office, Weightman Hall, 33rd
St. between Walnut and Spruce with your Penn ID.
- On the night of the game, come to the Palestra and
present your Penn ID.
If you have any questions, contact the Athletic Ticket Office at (215)
This ticket price is discounted from the standard $12 per ticket cost. Season
ticket holders may purchase discounted tickets for family and friends and
Athletics will make every effort to place your guests near your current
--Division of Human Resources
Palestra's History Renewed
The Palestra has opened its doors for the 2000-2001 basketball
season with a $2 million face lift. Built in 1926, the Palestra has been
renovated over the last six months to make it into a facility of the new
There are four concourses each of which has a theme: one
shows the school and Hall of Fame inductees of the Big Five, a second portrays
Penn basketball history, the third displays legendary high school and college
players and coaches who have visited and competed here and the fourth concourse
displays the Penn-Princeton rivalry, broadcasters and writers who have worked
at the Palestra and volleyball and wrestling, the other two sports that
compete in the building. The displays, exhibit and photographs on these
concourses depict some of the great moments in Philadelphia basketball.
The ticket lobby (top, right) and the north concourse hallway of legends
(at right) are part of The Palestra's new look.
Almanac, Vol. 47, No. 16, December 19, 2000
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