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Penn alumna and employee fights valiantly against rare form of disease

Penn alumna and employee fights valiantly against rare form of disease

Emily Kramer-Golinkoff manages her own nonprofit, Emily’s Entourage, and works with Penn Medicine’s Social Media and Health Innovation Lab while battling an aggressive, rare form of cystic fibrosis. She founded the nonprofit in 2011 with a goal of finding a cure for the cystic fibrosis population with rare mutations.

Penn Engineering students contribute design to futuristic Hyperloop transport

Penn Engineering students contribute design to futuristic Hyperloop transport

A team of students from Penn Engineering recently traveled to Texas A&M University recently to pitch their plans for the Hyperloop, a science-fiction inflected transportation concept. The Hyperloop would shuttle passengers between San Francisco and Los Angeles at supersonic speeds, making the trip in about half an hour.