“Preach!” is a common refrain heard among audience members when Tukufu Zuberi gives a public talk. “Preach,” someone will say in affirmation when he speaks passionately about Africa’s central role in world affairs or rails against racism.
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More than 125 students from 25 middle schools across Philadelphia attended a youth summit focused on leading their schools to create healthy changes on Tuesday, Oct. 20, at the University of Pennsylvania.
The University of Pennsylvania’s Weiss Tech House, in collaboration with Penn Technology Entrepreneurship Club, is hosting the inaugural Penn Innovation Conference, which aims to help students achieve entrepreneurial success
The Penn Innovation Conference
Dr. Rajendra Singh
Saturday, Oct.17, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Huntsman Hall, 3730 Walnut St., Philadelphia
The University of Pennsylvania Division of Public Safety participated in the October 15th Birthday Celebration for the Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House by raising funds to help support families of seriously ill children.
The Kleinman Center for Energy Policy celebrated its grand opening with an inaugural award ceremony in the newly renovated Energy Forum, located on the fourth floor of the Fisher Fine Arts Library. On behalf of the center, Penn faculty member and former Governor Edward Rendell presented the first annual Carnot Prize, for distinguished contributions to energy policy scholarship and practice, to Pulitzer Prize-winning author and energy historian Daniel Yergin.
The Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps battalion at the University of Pennsylvania hosted a change-of-command ceremony, Wednesday, Oct. 7, to welcome its new commanding officer, Marine Corps Col. Kenneth DeTreux, a Philadelphia native and an alumnus of the NROTC program at Penn.
Anna Papageorge of Facilities & Real Estate Services says, “The Pennovation Works site will create and sustain a community of entrepreneurs and innovators who will translate new ideas and research into products, ventures and services that will transform the city, the region and the world.”
Through her research, an undergraduate at the University of Pennsylvania is unearthing a nearly 100-year-old murder mystery, a government cover-up and silenced justice in Northern Ireland.
Dennis Culhane of the University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy & Practice has collaborated with researchers at the Institute of Global Homelessness at DePaul University on a study that offers a n