University Communications Staff

Jeanne Leong

News Officer

Architecture, Black Student Cultural Center, Botswana UPenn Partnership, Career Services, City and Regional Planning, Civic House, Computing, Fine Arts, Greenfield Intercultural Center, Historic Preservation, International Programs, La Casa Latina, Landscape Architecture, Library, Morris Arboretum, Pan-Asian American Community House, Student Life, Women's Center

215-573-8151

jleong@upenn.edu

Being a student IT advisor at the University of Pennsylvania is not just about helping others. It’s also a learning experience.Along with a team of professional Penn staff, 80 student information technology advisors offer tech support to students, faculty and staff who reside in all 11 College Houses.
For many students, the arts are a vibrant and integral part of their Penn experience, through outlets such as singing, dancing, playing an instrument, performing in plays, or doing stand-up. This weekend, a parade of students will share their artistic talents with the greater University community, and the general public at large.
Jane Wu is getting an early start at the University of Pennsylvania on a possible future career in research to help save the environment and preserve human health.
Rowing, one of the oldest sports at Penn, began in 1854 when 10 freshmen founded the University Barge Club (UBC).
Penn is encouraging greater participation by students, faculty, and staff in the electoral process. The Penn Voter Education Task Force, an initiative of the Office of Government and Community Affairs (OGCA), aims to increase voter registration, as well as provide reminders to go to the polls or vote by absentee ballot.
Penn is encouraging greater participation by students, faculty, and staff in the electoral process. The Penn Voter Education Task Force, an initiative of the Office of Government and Community Affairs (OGCA), aims to increase voter registration, as well as provide reminders to go to the polls or vote by absentee ballot.
Technology has made the world flat, with information transmitted in less than a second, business conducted across continents with ease, and a workforce that is more streamlined and efficient. But precautions must be taken in order to keep online activities safe and secure.
For some University of Pennsylvania students, La Casa Latina is the next best thing to being at home with their families.
LOVE Park in Center City—home to Robert Indiana’s iconic, red, LOVE sculpture with the tilted “O”—will be undergoing a makeover in the next few years, and PennPraxis, the research arm of PennDesign, is partnering with Philadelphia Parks & Recreation and the Fairmount Park Conservancy to gather community input about the pending transformation.
As the dean of Harrison College House at the University of Pennsylvania, Frank Pellicone is well known, but it’s his dog, Elvis, who is the big star in the building.“He’s a bit of a character and people come to look for him,” says Pellicone.