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NanoDay@Penn Hands Out Research and Image Awards

The Nano/Bio Interface Center's NanoDay@Penn is a public education and outreach event and an opportunity to recognize student achievements, both in research and in creativity

Soccer-playing Student at Penn Scores Goals With a Global Impact

Khadija Tarver is kicking it up a notch -- around the world and on the field as a member of the Penn Women's Soccer Club. All club games are free and open to the public.

When a Penn Open Learning Class Ends, Continuing Education Does Not

For students in University of Pennsylvania Open Learning courses, the online education provided in the global classroom doesn’t end when the courses do. “Growing Old Around the Globe” from Penn’s School of Nursing is a shining example of the college-level continuing education that can be found in Penn’s free massive open online courses.


Penn’s 2014 Alumni Honors Include Founder of TED Wurman and Former Trustee Chair Riepe

Richard Saul Wurman, founder of TED, and James S. Riepe, chairman of Penn’s Board of Trustees from 1999 to 2009, are among seven alumni to be honored this year at the Alumni Award of Merit Gala.

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Penn in the news

Penn, Schools Partner to Use Museum as Classroom October 23, 2014 | Philadelphia Tribune

A Museum partnership with the School District of Philadelphia is featured.


Cautious Colleges Prepare for the Possibility of Ebola October 22, 2014 | Philadelphia Inquirer

Penn’s Ebola plan is discussed, and President Amy Gutmann is quoted.


Video: Penn Museum Unveils New Program for Teaching 7th Graders Interactively October 21, 2014 | CBS News (Philadelphia)

The Museum is featured for a new partnership with Philadelphia schools.


College Roommate? No Thanks. Many Students Are Opting for Privacy October 1, 2014 | Philadelphia Inquirer

College House and Academic Services’ Marty Redman talks about students who request single rooms in college houses. Undergraduates Antoinette Radcliffe and David Glanzman comment on their experiences.


Westward, Ho! Penn’s Homeownership Incentive Boundaries On the Move September 26, 2014 | CBS3 News (Philadelphia)

The westward expansion of Penn’s home-ownership incentive program is featured.


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