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Barbershops Becoming the Battlefront Against Youth Illiteracy August 26, 2015 | Philadelphia Tribune


Howard Stevenson of the Graduate School of Education, John Jemmott of the Perelman School of Medicine and Annenberg School for Communication and Loretta Sweet Jemmott of the School of Nursing are mentioned for working with the Barbershop Project to help combat youth illiteracy.

From CCP to Oxford Scholar July 8, 2015 | Philadelphia Inquirer

Alum Larry Liu is featured as a transfer student from the Community College of Philadelphia. Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School is also quoted.

Penn Receives African American Chamber of Commerce 2015 Corporate Advocate Award June 24, 2015 | University City Review

Executive Vice President Craig Carnaroli accepted the 2015 Corporate Advocate of the Year Award on behalf of the University from the African American Chamber of Commerce.

Penn’s Austin Bossart Hoping to Make Splash in Phillies’ Organization June 22, 2015 | CBS News (Philadelphia)

May graduate Austin Bossart talks about being selected as a 14th round pick in Major League Baseball’s draft.

Penn Chaplains Team Up for Triathlon June 18, 2015 | Philadelphia Inquirer

University chaplain Charles Howard, chaplain Kameelah Rashad and Rabbi Josh Bolton are highlighted for plans to complete Philadelphia’s TriRock Triathlon as a relay team.