Campus & Community

Penn in the news

Drexel Has a Role in a New Philadelphia Public Middle School October 1, 2015 | Philadelphia Inquirer

Penn is mentioned for its relationship with the Penn Alexander School.

Penn’s 4-year-old Football Captain Teeming With Inspiration October 1, 2015 | Philadelphia Daily News

Penn football head coach Ray Priore is quoted about a cancer-surviving 4-year-old who serves as the team’s captain.

Pope Francis’ Visit Offers a Reason to Party September 23, 2015 | New York Times


Ricardo Simmonds of the Penn Newman Catholic Community comments on the excitement surrounding the papal visit to Philadelphia.

Jose Andres to Open Veggie Restaurant at Penn September 16, 2015 |


Chef Jose Andres will open a new vegetable-focused restaurant on campus.

Guide: 12 Ways Grown-up, Non-students Can Go ‘Back-to-school’ September 11, 2015 | Philadelphia Inquirer


The Fisher Fine Arts Library, Arthur Ross Gallery, Science/Lightbulb café series, Kelly Writers House and Institute of Contemporary Art are suggested as locations and events adults can get into the back-to-school spirit.