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Steven F. Goldstone Endowed Term Chairs: Philosophy, Politics & Economics

SAS Dean Samuel H. Preston has announced that Drs. Samuel Freeman, Jack Nagel, and Andrew Postlewaite have been appointed to the Steven F. Goldstone Endowed Term Chairs for Philosophy, Politics and Economics.

Dr. Freeman is a professor of philosophy and law and is chair of the Philosophy, Politics, and Economics Program. MORE HERE >>>

Dr. Nagel is a professor of political science and chairman of the Department of Political Science. MORE HERE >>>

Dr. Postlewaite is a professor of economics and finance. MORE HERE >>>

Missing SEAS Grad Student

Anirban Majumdar, a 25-year old CIS doctoral student in SEAS, has disappeared according to Patricia Brennan, director of Special Services in the Penn Police Department. He was last seen on Friday, November 2, his birthday, by two of his roommates in the Moore School. His roommates contacted Penn Police on Monday, November 5, when he had not come home over the weekend. MORE HERE >>>

Almanac, Vol. 48, No. 12, November 13, 2001


November 13, 2001
Volume 48 Number 12

A 25-year-old CIS doctoral student in SEAS disappeared on November 2.
Three professors named to Goldstone Endowed Term Chairs for Philosophy, Politics and Economics.
Lindback Award nominations are due November 30.
Community Involvement Recognition Award nominations are due on December 7.
The University community is invited to speak at the University Council's Open Forum; topics must be submitted to the Office of the Secretary by November 27.

The State of the University: an update on the strategic planning process.

The State of the University: a proposal to create Penn Medicine.

Fluent in Spanish? A resident director for an academic program in Seville is sought for next year
OF RECORD: Policy on Deployment, Operation and Registration Requirements for Wireless Access Points on PennNet.

OF RECORD: Policy on Requirements for Authenticated Access at Public Jacks, Public Kiosks, Wireless Networks and Lab Computers on PennNet.

Thanksgiving Break: Special checks/safety and security tips
125 Years of Women at Penn Celebration: portraits and pavers preserve accomplishments of generations of women.