Chief of Staff:
Ramos, a partner with Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll,
LLP, has been named Penns vice president and chief of
staff, President Judith Rodin announced. Mr. Ramos will begin
his new position in January.
Division of Public Safety's Advisory Board has issued the
following statement regarding PENNCard policies and the enforcement
of these policies.
that building security is currently a School and Center responsibility,
the Division of Public Safety (DPS) Advisory Board also recognizes
that DPS must be prepared to undertake heightened security
measures at specific buildings or across campus in the event
of an emergency or high security risk. The Advisory Board
reviewed the current policies governing the use of PENNCard
identification cards, and wishes to acknowledge that there
are currently two University of Pennsylvania policies governing
December 5, 2001,
4 to 6 p.m., Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall
David Hackney, Chair, Council Steering Committee
Larry Gross, Moderator, University Council
Council Open Forum December 5, 2001
of Fire and
is with great pleasure that I announce the appointment of
Ted Bateman as the Director of Fire and Emergency Services,"
said Vice President for Public Safety Maureen Rush. His appointment
was effective December 1.
Almanac, Vol. 48, No. 14, December 4, 2001
December 4, 2001
Volume 48 Number 14
Rodin has named a Philadelphia lawyer and Penn alumnus as the
new vice president and chief of staff.
Equity Committee's Report on the status of women faculty
at Penn concludes that problems reside primarily in individual
departments rather than at the University-wide level.
and Provost reply to the Gender Equity Report and indicate
an effort to work more closely with the deans to correct departmental
Council Open Forum will include topics of concern to various
constituencies including staff and students.
Emergency Services has a new director
with decades of experience.
of Public Safety's Advisory Board makes recommendations concerning
enforcement of PENNCard policies.
Thomas McNair Scott, a pioneering pediatric researcher and
professor, dies at the age of 100 after an extensive career.
Faculty/Staff Directory is
out and its cover celebrates the 125 Years of Women at Penn.
report of the Ombudsman compares the cases of conflict handled
by that office over the past several years.
Seminars will be held this week for faculty and staff who
want to prepare for the future.
shots will be available to faculty and staff; registration
Way weekly raffles are underway; the deadline for the next
one is Friday