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Penn Develops Program for District’s Student-athletes

February 1, 2015

President Amy GutmannChuck Leitner and Mike Murphy of Penn Athletics

Article Source: Philadelphia Tribune

Video: Penn Leader Backs Call for Affordable College Ahead of Obama Plan

January 18, 2015

President Amy Gutmann discusses making college more accessible and affordable for students.

Article Source: CNBC: “On The Money”

Reinventing Tech Transfer

December 9, 2014

President Amy Gutmann is noted for her conversation with writer Walter Isaacson at the 2014 Silfen Forum.

Article Source: Nature.com
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Media Contact:Amanda Mott | ammott@upenn.edu | December 4, 2014

Penn Wharton China Center Opening Events in 2015

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We are pleased to invite the University community to join us in celebrating the opening of the Penn Wharton China Center in Beijing -- the natural next step in the University’s longstanding engagement with China and East Asia.

A Message from 

Amy Gutmann, President
Vincent Price, Provost
Geoffrey Garrett, Dean of the Wharton School

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Media Contact:Amanda Mott | ammott@upenn.edu | 215-898-1422November 21, 2014

Competition Leads Five Penn Students to Successful Social Entrepreneurship

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A year ago, what started as a “crazy idea” among five University of Pennsylvania students in the off-campus apartment of senior Josh Tycko has turned into a budding social entrepreneurial business that is changing lives – theirs and those of thousands of children in India.

A year ago, what started as a “crazy idea” among five University of Pennsylvania students in the off-campus apartment of senior Josh Tycko has turned into a budding social entrepreneurial business that is changing lives – theirs and those of thousands of children in India.

Penn Celebrates Innovation and Pennovation Ground Breaking

November 17, 2014

President Amy Gutmann and the Pennovation Center groundbreaking are featured.

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Penn Center for Innovation Celebrates Launch, Brings Research and Industry Closer Together

Yesterday, University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann helped celebrate the launch of the Penn Center for Innovation, a new initiative that will provide the infrastructure, leadership and resources needed to transfer promising Penn inventions, know-how and related assets into the marketplace for the public good.  

Video: Thinkfest 2014: Jim Gardner’s Conversation With Amy Gutmann

November 14, 2014

President Amy Gutmann is interviewed about Penn’s investment in innovation and technology.

Article Source: WPVI-TV (Philadelphia)
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Media Contact:Amanda Mott | ammott@upenn.edu | 215-898-1422October 27, 2014

Penn’s Celebration of Innovation Features Silfen Forum With Amy Gutmann and Walter Isaacson

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University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann and David L. Cohen, chair of Penn’s Board of Trustees, invite Penn students, faculty, staff, alumni, trustees and friends, as well as the region’s business and tech community, to a series of events from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 31, celebrating innovation at Penn and showcasing Penn’s South Bank, a hub for innovation and new business ventures.

University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann and David L. Cohen, chair of Penn’s Board of Trustees, invite Penn students, faculty, staff, alumni, trustees and friends, as well as the region’s business and tech community, to a series of events from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct.