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Tuesday, May 25, 2010
On the Front Page:
  • $25.5 Million Abramson Family Gift for Future of Lifesaving Cancer Research at Penn Medicine
  • Penn Trustee Stephen Heyman’s $5 Million Gift to Endow the I. George Heyman University PIK Professorship
  • Philip Nichols: Class of 1940 Professor
  • Robert DeRubeis: Samuel H. Preston Term Professor in the Social Sciences
  • School of Dental Medicine Teaching Awards
  • School of Design Teaching Awards

  • Deaths:
  • Dr. Addonizio, Surgery
  • Dr. Burns, English
  • Mr. Deck, Penn Libraries
  • Dr. Greenberg, Oriental Studies
  • Mr. Stockton, Wharton
  • Mr. Thoumsin, Earth Sciences

  • Governance:
  • Faculty Senate Executive Committee Actions
  • Trustees’ May Meeting Coverage; Meetings June 17 and 18
  • PPSA 2010-11 Executive Board Candidates

  • Other News:
  • Alleviating Med Students’ Debt
  • For Comment: Patent and Tangible Research Property Policies and Procedures of the University of Pennsylvania
  • ISC’s New High Capacity Service for Penn’s Research Community
  • Gift to World Scholars Program from Sir Evelyn and Lady de Rothschild
  • Weigle Information Commons 2010 Seltzer Family Digital Media Awards
  • 2010 Ivy Day Award Recipients
  • Honors & Other Things
  • Pennsylvania Muscle Institute Pilot Project & Visiting Scholar Grants: Muscle Biology, Muscle Disease, and Cell Motility—June 18
  • Human Resources: Upcoming Programs
  • Finding the Past: 1962 Time Capsule Opening at the Parent-Infant Center

  • Commencement 2010:
  • Baccalaureate Address by Mitch Albom, Have a Little Faith
  • Baccalaureate Address by President Amy Gutmann, Sustaining Your Passions
  • Commencement Address by President Amy Gutmann, Making a Difference
  • Remarks by Incoming Chair of the Faculty Senate, Dr. Robert C. Hornik, Preparing for Life
  • Address by Jon M. Huntsman, Jr., Putting Life in Perspective
  • Commencement 2010 in Pictures
  • Commencement 2010 Slideshow
  • View the Webcast of the Ceremony

  • Bulletins:
  • Reminder: Many Networked Applications and Services Unavailable June 20
  • Penn Museum and The Franklin Institute: Discounted Double Ticket
  • Penn Transit’s Hollenback Shuttle: Pedestrian Access to the Hollenback Complex is Restricted Beginning May 20
  • Be a Part of PennMOVES!
  • Weekly Summer Farmers’ Market to Launch at the Radian Plaza
  • Did You Know? Health Benefit Advocacy Services
  • Money Still in Your Pre-Tax Expense Account?
  • Opening July 1–The Robert A. Fox Fitness Center
  • Penn Ice Rink Survey
  • Penn Parking Services: Garage 30 Summer Hours
  • Tuscan Travels
  • CrimeStats
  • Update: May AT PENN

    Summer AT PENN
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    May 25, 2010


    Commencement 2010


    Summer AT PENN


    Almanac - May 25, 2010, Volume 56, No. 34