Public Safety Institute
Penn Public Safety Institute was developed to introduce the University
and West Philadelphia communities to all aspects of the University
of Pennsylvania's Division of Public Safety. This is an interactive
12-hour program given in one and one half hour segments on Wednesday
afternoons, beginning at noon (brown bag lunch). There will be eight
clinics beginning on February 6. We invite Penn students, faculty
and staff as well as members of Penn's neighboring communities to
join us at Houston Hall, Golkin Room, 3417 Spruce Street. (Note:
2/13 class will be held at Irvine rm. G16).
is the curriculum for the Penn Public Safety Institute. The classes
will be held on Wednesday afternoons from noon-1:30 p.m.
Opening Remarks by Commanders/Orientation/Distribution of Materials/Scheduling
Ride-Alongs (Vice-President Rush/Chief of Police Rambo/Deputy
Chief of Patrol Fink)
Criminal Justice System (Deputy Chief of Investigation Danks)
this session held at Irvine rm. G16
and Ethics (Chief Rambo)
26, 27, 28: 5:15-7:15
p.m.: 4040 Chestnut Street, Fire Arms Training System (Tactical
Supervisor Hasara)/ Ride-Along/PennComm
Security Services (District Manager Gesi McAllister & Manager
of Security and Technology Domenic Ceccanecchio)
Special Services/PAL/RAD/Community Relations (Director of Special
Services Brennan/ Associate Director Kelly/Corporal Fischer/
Police Officers Livingston and Cooper)
Fire & Emergency Services (Director Bateman and Safety Specialist
Cook) Traffic Safety and Pursuits (Lieutenant Messner / Corporal
Question & Answer Session/Graduation Ceremony/Refreshments
PPSI Enrollment Application and Authorization for Criminal Record
Check must be obtained from the University Police for those interested
in attending the Penn Public Safety Institute. The application can
be found on the web at www.upenn.edu/police/,
or can also be obtained at the University Police Headquarters building
located at 4040 Chestnut Street.
call (215) 898-4481 for additional information.
Joseph D. Fischer, Liaison
University Crime Prevention Unit,
of Pennsylvania Police Department
Almanac, Vol. 48, No. 21, February 5, 2002
February 5, 2002
Volume 48 Number 21
Nathanson Lecture will be given next week by Dr. Stanley
Prusiner, Nobel Laureate and Penn alumnus.
four years at the helm of the College House Program, Dr.
David Brownlee steps down as director and turns over the
wheel to a fellow faculty master.
Spring Recess? Well, now it is Spring Break--at least on the
Calendar--to be consistent with Fall Break.
than a dozen committees, a multi-year timeline, five institutional
goals, six academic priorities, and several organizational priorities
and the result is a new Strategic
Plan which will soon be published For Comment.
Committee on Communications reports on its findings from a one-year
review of the Policy on Privacy in the Electronic Environment.
safety is a multi-step challenge.
Health and Radiation Safety offers information, thermometer
exchange, and training for employees who handle hazardous substances.
make discoveries concerning King Midas, kidney disease,
Alzheimer's disease, immune system and major depressive disorder.
Foundation's latest awards go to 48 projects--from The
Art of Urbanism in Feudal Aquitaine to Evaluating a Hospital
Quality Improvement Model for Developing Countries.
tickets are available to attend Annenberg
Center events and a Basketball
Game at the Palestra.
Public Safety Institute provides the community with a glimpse
of police work from behind-the-scenes; the next program begins
tomorrow. Apply now.