Dr. Amy Gutmann: Recent Media Coverage of Penn's President

Fox Business — January 23, 2015

President Amy Gutmann talks about President Obama’s proposal to tax 529 college plans.

CNBC: “On The Money” — January 18, 2015

President Amy Gutmann discusses making college more accessible and affordable for students.

Washington Post — January 13, 2015

One by one, the glass ceilings of academia are vanishing. Elizabeth Garrett, president-elect of Cornell University, will become the first woman to lead that school when she takes office in July. But in the Ivy League, such firsts have become almost commonplace. What may be more significant: Garrett’s ascension will mean women are at the helm of half of the eight Ivy League schools. She joins Christina H. Paxson of Brown University (who took office in 2012), Drew Gilpin Faust of Harvard University (2007) and Amy Gutmann of the University of Pennsylvania (2004).

Bloomberg — December 12, 2014


President Amy Gutmann participates in Bloomberg’s “Best Books of 2014” list selection.

Nature.com — December 9, 2014

President Amy Gutmann is noted for her conversation with writer Walter Isaacson at the 2014 Silfen Forum.

American Entrepreneurship Today — November 17, 2014

President Amy Gutmann and the Pennovation Center groundbreaking are featured.

WPVI-TV (Philadelphia) — November 14, 2014

President Amy Gutmann is interviewed about Penn’s investment in innovation and technology.

Philadelphia Business Journal — August 28, 2014

President Amy Gutmann says, “These prizes invite students to think creatively, on a large scale, about the meaning of engagement.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 17, 2014

President Amy Gutmann and Mark Alan Hughes of the School of Design are quoted about the new Kleinman Center for Energy Policy, made possible by a gift from alum Scott Kleinman.

Education Week — June 20, 2014

President Amy Gutmann is cited for writing about the “essence of school.”

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — June 12, 2014

President Amy Gutmann is highlighted for an award that will fund graduating seniors’ civic-engagement plans.

Philadelphia Inquirer — June 11, 2014

President Amy Gutmann is highlighted for creating “engagement prizes” for graduates with plans to change the world.

Washington Post — June 9, 2014

President Amy Gutmann is highlighted for her commitment to the massive open online course experiment.

Forbes — May 27, 2014

President Amy Gutmann is quoted about her thoughts on millennials.

Philadelphia Inquirer — May 20, 2014

President Amy Gutmann is spotlighted for her address at Penn’s 258th Commencement.