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Penn's Way 2002

For information about the Penn's Way Campaign, call (215) 898-4738 or e-mail or visit The Penn's Way 2002 Campaign website, which lists the partner organizations--The Center for Responsible Funding and The United Way of Southeastern Pennsylvania, as well as the University Coordinators, Frequently Asked Questions (and Answers), Pledge Form Instructions, and examples of what your gift can provide to those in need.

To be eligible for the Week Three raffle drawing and the subsequent weekly drawings, you must submit your sealed confidential envelope to Payroll by the close of business on Friday, December 7. The drawing will be on Monday, December 10.

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

Week One Raffle Winners

1. Overnight stay with breakfast at the Sheraton--Margaret Jewell, School of Med.
2. Book from University of Penn Press--Marlene Vaughn-Combs, ISC
3. Gift certificate for dinner for 2 at the Ivy Grille--Mozell Graham, ISC
4. $20 gift certificate to Shula's--Christine McDevitt, ISC/Finance
5. $10 gift certificate to Houston Market--Meg Insall, ISC
6. Book of 10 passes for the Class of 1923 Ice Rink--Orville Horwitz, MD
7. Tickets for 2 to a performance at the Annenberg Center--Harold Robert Carter, ISC
8. One Faculty Club membership--Janet Burns, SAS/Math Dept.
9. Lunch for 2 in the Harrison Dining Room, Faculty Club--Gary Colten, Microbiology-Dental
10. Picture Frame--Brianna Wills, School of Nursing/Development

Week Two Prizes

1. Six tickets to the Stimulus Children's Theater production of "A Wooly Bully Itch"
2. Free Month of Parking from Parking Services
3. Household membership to the University of Pennsylvania Museum
4.Overnight stay with breakfast at the Inn at Penn
5. Household Membership to the Morris Arboreturm for one year
6. $25 gift certificate to the Morris Arboretum plant sale in Spring 2002
7. $20 gift certificate to Shula's
8. Book of ten passes for the Class of 1923 Ice Rink
9. Photographic Portrait Book
10. $10 gift certificate to Houston Market

Week Three Prizes

1. Epson Stylus C60 printer from the Computer Connection
2. $100 Book Store Gift Certificate
3. 5 CDs from WXPN
4. Beautiful handmade sari
5. Framed University photograph collection
6. Two $10 gift certificates for Houston Market
7. Book from University of Pennsylvania Press
8. Penn T-Shirt
9. Picture Frame
10. Penn Tote-Bag

Almanac, Vol. 48, No. 14, December 4, 2001


December 4, 2001
Volume 48 Number 14

President Rodin has named a Philadelphia lawyer and Penn alumnus as the new vice president and chief of staff.
The Gender 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.
The President and Provost reply to the Gender Equity Report and indicate an effort to work more closely with the deans to correct departmental inequities.
The University Council Open Forum will include topics of concern to various constituencies including staff and students.
Fire and Emergency Services has a new director with decades of experience.
The Division of Public Safety's Advisory Board makes recommendations concerning enforcement of PENNCard policies.
Dr. Thomas McNair Scott, a pioneering pediatric researcher and professor, dies at the age of 100 after an extensive career.
The new Faculty/Staff Directory is out and its cover celebrates the 125 Years of Women at Penn.
The report of the Ombudsman compares the cases of conflict handled by that office over the past several years.
Retirement Seminars will be held this week for faculty and staff who want to prepare for the future.
Flu shots will be available to faculty and staff; registration is required.
Penn's Way weekly raffles are underway; the deadline for the next one is Friday