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Media Contact:Julie S. McWilliams | juliemcw@upenn.edu | 215-898-1422November 5, 2012

Penn’s Netter Center Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary With an International Conference

PHILADELPHIA – To celebrate 20 years as a university-wide center that develops democratic partnerships with its West Philadelphia neighbors, the University of Pennsylvania’s

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Media Contact:Anita Mastroieni | mastroie@upenn.edu | 215-746-6868 November 5, 2012
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Media Contact:Jacquie Posey | jposey@upenn.edu | 215-898-6460November 5, 2012

Political and Proud: A Penn Democrat and a Penn Republican

Before Andrew Brown and Laura Brown — no relation — arrived on the University of Pennsylvania campus, they had both heard of Penn’s reputation, correct or not, as liberal.

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Media Contact:Ron Ozio | ozio@upenn.edu | 215-898-8658November 2, 2012

Penn Urges Students to Vote

PHILADELPHIA -- Students at the University of Pennsylvania are being urged to participate in the Nov. 6 general election.

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Media Contact:Katherine Unger Baillie | kbaillie@upenn.edu | 215-898-9194October 31, 2012

Penn’s Chyke Doubeni Strives to Eliminate Inequities in Cancer Screening and Survival

When Chyke Doubeni was in high school, he thought he might become an economist, like his older brother. But one day a teacher pulled him aside and noted that Doubeni, a new Presidential Term Professor at the University of Pennsylvania, had a talent for science. Perhaps he should consider a career in engineering or medicine instead, the teacher suggested.

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Media Contact:Julie S. McWilliams | juliemcw@upenn.edu | 215-898-1422 October 25, 2012

Penn’s Dan Garofalo Named to Philadelphia’s Civic Design Review Committee

PHILADELPHIA -- Dan Garofalo, environmental sustainability coordinator and senior facilities planner at the University of Pennsylvania, has been named to the first Civic Design Review Committee of the City of Philadelphia.

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Media Contact:Sara Stewart | arg@pobox.upenn.edu | 215-898-3617October 24, 2012

Penn's Arthur Ross Gallery Presents '9 Perspectives'

PHILADELPHIA — “9 Perspectives On a Photography Collection” mines the extensive photography holdings in the University of Pennsylvania’s Art Collection of more than 800 prints acquired during the last 100 years and will open at the Arthur Ross Gallery on Nov. 12.

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Media Contact:Julie McWilliams | juliemcw@upenn.edu | 215-898-1422October 23, 2012

Penn’s Agatston Urban Nutrition Initiative Celebrating Collaborative Farm’s First Year at Bartram’s Garden

PHILADELPHIA – The University of Pennsylvania’s Netter Center for Community Partnerships, through its Agatston Urban Nutrition Initiative, the school-based program that encourages West Philadelphia students to grow, cook, consume and sell healthy foods, is holding a harvest festival to celebrate the first anniversary of its Community Farm and Food Resource Center at Bartram’s Garden.

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Media Contact:Jacquie Posey | jposey@upenn.edu | 215-898-6460October 22, 2012

Penn Linguistics Professor William Labov Wins 2013 Franklin Institute Award

PHILADELPHIA – William Labov, professor of linguistics and director of the Linguistics Laboratory at the University of Pennsylvania, has won the Franklin Institute’s Benjamin Franklin Medal in Computer and Cognitive Science.                  &nb

Hospital Honored for Having No Health, Safety Citations

October 16, 2012

Good Shepherd Penn Partners is spotlighted.

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