Arts & Humanities

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Media Contact:Jordan Reese | | 215-573-6604
Media Contact:Pam Kosty | | 215-898-4045August 20, 2008

Penn Museum Launches Penn Cultural Heritage Center

PHILADELPHIA –- The Penn Cultural Heritage Center, dedicated to expanding scholarly and public awareness, discussion and debate about complex issues surrounding the world’s endangered cultural heritage, has been established at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology in Philadelphia.

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Media Contact:Julie McWilliams | | 215-898-1422August 4, 2008

Penn President Amy Gutmann Named to ServiceNation Summit Leadership Council

PHILADELPHIA -- Amy Gutmann, president of the University of Pennsylvania, has agreed to serve on the ServiceNation Summit Leadership Council, joining a group of influential individuals from diverse sectors of American life, including media, business, government, education, entertainment and philanthropy who endorse a comprehensive new proposal for enhancing service opportunities across the country.

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Media Contact:Jacquie Posey | | 215-898-6460August 1, 2008

Penn Music Professor Jay Reise's "Rasputin" to Receive its Russian Premiere in Moscow

PHILADELPHIA –- “Rasputin,” an opera in two acts with music and libretto by Jay Reise, professor of music composition at the University of Pennsylvania, will have its Russian premiere Oct. 1-5 at the Helikon Opera in Moscow.

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Political Campaigns and the Power of Bloggers

Note for TV and Radio: The University of Pennsylvania has a satellite uplink facility with live-shot capability and an ISDN line.

Expert: Dr. Michael X. Delli Carpini

Dean, Annenberg School for Communication

University of Pennsylvania