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Over the Summer . . .
September 4, 2007, Volume 54, No. 2

Wharton Dean: Thomas S. Robertson has been named dean of the Wharton School effective August 1.

Death of President Emeritus Martin Meyerson: The president who guided the University of Pennsylvania through the 1970s and into the early eighties, died on June 2 at the age of  84, and had been emeritus president for 26 years.

Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs: Dr. Vincent Price, the Steven H. Chaffee Professor of Communication and Political Science at the Annenberg School, has been named associate provost for faculty affairs as of July 1.

Associate Vice Provost for Research: Dr. Michael J. Cleare has been named associate vice provost for research and executive director of the Center for Technology Transfer. He joined Penn August 1.

Domus and Wave Forms: The  $71 million luxury mixed-use development project,  (Almanac October 18, 2005) Domus, has brought new life to the 34th & Chestnut intersection.

For these stories and others, see the July 17 issue, online, at www.upenn.edu/almanac.

Almanac - September 4, 2007, Volume 54, No. 2