University Communications Staff

Amanda Mott

Associate Director for News

Campus Housing/Dining, Development, Executive Vice President, Human Resources, International Media Outreach, Penn Compact, Penn Media Seminars, Penn Media Training Workshops, Penn News Today

215-898-1422

ammott@upenn.edu

By Christina Cook
Minh Nguyen says he dropped out of medical school after just one year when he realized that there was a better way to save lives.
By Christina Cook
By Christina Cook 
Two University of Pennsylvania building projects have received LEED Gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council: The Krishna P. Singh Center for Nanotechnology and the Wharton School’s Steinberg-Dietrich Hall West Tower Entrance addition.
It all started with the high school yearbook.
By Christina CookThrough its Open Learning initiative, the University of Pennsylvania is dramatically transforming the who, what, when and where of learning, making the resources of higher education accessible to millions more people than ever before.
The University of Pennsylvania’s Institute of Contemporary Art
Minh Nguyen, a third-year Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Chemistry in the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Arts & Sciences, has received the 2014 Sabin Metal Ron Bleggi Award from the International Precious Metals Institute.
Data from a University of Pennsylvania study of massive open online courses offered by Penn’s Wharton School suggest that MOOCs aren’t a threat to traditional business programs, but rather an opportunity to expand to underserved markets. The findings were published today in the Harvard Business Review.