Penn’s homeownership incentive program is highlighted for its expansion.
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Media Contact:Gina Bryan | email@example.com | 215-898-8721September 23, 2014
The School of Engineering and Applied Science at Penn is opening a new additive manufacturing facility. Commonly known as "3-D printing," this futuristic technique has captured the popular imagination.
Penn Science Café, ‘The AddLab: 3-D Printing in Teaching and Research’
Tuesday, Sept. 23, 6-7 p.m.
World Cafe Live Upstairs, 3025 Walnut St., Philadelphia
This is part of the Penn Science Café, a free public-lecture series presented by the School of Arts & Sciences and the Office of University Communications that takes science scholarship out of the lab for a night on the town. Each hour-long talk begins at 6 p.m. and is followed by an audience Q&A. Café events are free and open to the public. Seating is limited. Menu items will be available for purchase.
Dr. Brendan O’Leary Professor of Political Science
Born in Ireland, Dr. O’Leary is the author or editor of numerous publications including, Divided Nations and European Integration and Right-Sizing the State: The Politics of Moving Borders. He can discuss Scotland and secessionism and the implications for the United Kingdom if Great Britain breaks up.
Jacquie Posey, 215-898-6460 or firstname.lastname@example.org
An interdisciplinary team at the University of Pennsylvania points to a successful local engagement program that Penn has employed during two decades as a model for developing cities and communities that thrive both in the United States and internationally.
No one can blame Frank Clements if he spends some time catching up on his favorite pastimes watching TV shows on Netflix, reading and running, now that he’s back home from an ascetic research trip to the mountains of Japan.
By Madeleine Stone @themadstone
Two solids made of the same elements but with different geometric arrangements of the atoms, or crystal phases, can produce materials with different properties. Coal and diamond offer a spectacular example of this effect.
For Taja Towne, leaving the familiar comfort of home is part of a bigger plan.