Neighbors take a tour

A group of West Philadelphia students got some college experience last month, including this visit to the Palestra, hosted by Carrie Pierce (C'00) (standing with hat). The students, from the Lea School in West Philadelphia, met with faculty, ate with undergrads, attended classes and learned about the admissions process Dec. 3, the third Communiversity Day this year, this one hosted by members of UMOJA, an African-American student organization, and the Office of University Relations.

Photo by Tommy Leonardi

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Originally published on January 14, 1999