Thanks to a generous boost from its founders, the Fox Leadership Program at the University of Pennsylvania will be able to prepare even more students for lives of leadership and service.
It is my pleasure to welcome you to the 274th year of the University of Pennsylvania and to share with you a brief update.
President Amy Gutmann is cited as the chair of the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues.
WHO: Amy Gutmann, president of the University of Pennsylvania, and incoming freshmen
WHAT: Move-in for Penn's Class of 2017
WHEN: Aug. 22, 2013, 12:30-1 p.m.
When University of Pennsylvania nanoscientists created beautiful, tiled patterns with flat nanocrystals, they were left with a mystery: why did some sets of crystals arrange themselves in an alternating, herringbone style, even though it wasn’t the simplest pattern?
Catalysts are everywhere. They make chemical reactions that normally occur at extremely high temperatures and pressures possible within factories, cars and the comparatively balmy conditions within the human body. Developing better catalysts, however, is mainly a hit-or-miss process.
President Amy Gutmann says, “At Penn, we’re blessed with a board that not only cares about the university but shares my vision and goals for the university.”