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Penn's Way 2002 Raffles

For information about the Penn's Way Campaign call (215) 898-4738 or

To be eligible for the Week One raffle drawing, you must submit your sealed confidential envelope to Payroll by the close of business on Wednesday, November 21. The drawing will be on Monday, November 26.

--Valarie Swain-Cade McCoullum and
Mitchell Marcus, Penn&'s Way Co-Chairs

Week One Raffle Prizes

  1. Overnight stay with breakfast at the Sheraton
  2. Book from University of Pennsylvania Press
  3. Gift certificate for two for dinner at the Ivy Grille
  4. $20 gift certificate to Shula's
  5. $10 gift certificate to Houston Market from Bon Appetit
  6. Book of 10 passes for the Class of 1923 Ice Rink
  7. Tickets for two for a performance at the Annenberg Center
  8. One Faculty Club Membership
  9. Lunch for two in the Harrison Dining Room, Faculty Club
  10. Picture Frame

Almanac, Vol. 48, No. 13, November 20, 2001


November 20, 2001
Volume 48 Number 13

Penn receives over $15.5 million from JDRF and W.W. Smith Trust to establish two centers to find a cure for Type 1 diabetes and its complications
For FY 2001, the Associated Investments Fund, Penn's main investment vehicle, out-performed its benchmark, returning a positive performance.
Penn's paystubs have been redesigned to be more informative and easier to understand.
Penn's Way weekly raffles begin; envelopes must be submitted to Payroll by this Wednesday for the first drawing.
With fall semester classes ending December 10, the Provost reissues the Rules Governing Final Examinations.
Two types of grants are available to faculty to conduct cancer-related research projects; the deadline is January 15 for both.
As the holidays approach, there are special events and performances to attend and there are the annual appeals to donate and contribute to those less fortunate.