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

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.
Penn Home Ownership Services (PHOS) has extended the boundary of its Forgivable Loan Program to include a wider section of West
Penn Home Ownership Services (PHOS) has extended the boundary of its Forgivable Loan Program to include a wider section of West
While studying abroad in India, University of Pennsylvania senior Kimberly Kolor found even the smallest excursion became a learning experience.
Today, students register for classes through the Penn InTouch system, but long before this service was available, they had to show up in a campus office to choose, change, or drop a class.
For University of Pennsylvania senior Olivia Route, some of the most exciting and enriching experiences she’s had as a student have happened while studying abroad.
As an environmental studies major at the University of Pennsylvania, Kinsey Miller already knew about many sustainability issues. But, after spending the summer as a researcher in the Penn Green Campus Partnership’s Integrating Sustainability Across the Curriculum program, her interests have expanded further.
Whether it’s maintaining an exercise regimen, finding ways to de-stress, or following a doctor’s suggestions, the issue of health is of utmost importance to everyone. For the 2014-15 academic year, Penn is focusing on the theme of the “Year of Health,” addressing wellness and welfare in people’s daily lives.