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Philly High School Standout, a Child of Darfur, Wins Prestigious Scholarship

May 2, 2011

Monica Mainigi of the School of Medicine is mentioned for mentoring a high school student recipient of the Leonore Annenberg Scholarship.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer
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Media Contact:Kelly Stratton | skell@vet.upenn.edu | 215-898-1475April 28, 2011

Penn Vet Conducting Free Eye Exams for Service Dogs in May

The University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine’s Matthew J. Ryan Veterinary will be participating in the National Service Dog Eye Exam sponsored by the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ACVO) and Merial for the month of May.

Video: Taking the Mound at Citizens bank Park on Science Day: Philliebot

April 19, 2011

Philliebot, the pitching robot built by the GRASP laboratory of the School of Engineering and Applied Science, is featured.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Taking the Mound at Citizens Bank Park on Science Day: Philliebot

April 19, 2011

The GRASP laboratory of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is featured for the pitching robot.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer
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Media Contact:Jill DiSanto-Haines | jdisanto@upenn.edu | 215-898-4820April 18, 2011

Three Penn GSE Profs Lead Panel Discussion in “Mandates, Models and Methods, Oh My!”

PHILADELPHIA — Three panelists from the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education will host a discussion at the 2011 Albert M. Greenfield Memorial Lecture, “Mandates, Models and Methods, Oh My!: A Strategic Look at the Essential Components of Early Childhood Education,” Wednesday, April 27, 4-5:30 p.m. at the Annenberg Public Policy Center, 202 S. 36th St.

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Media Contact:Jacquie Posey | jposey@upenn.edu | 215-898-6460April 18, 2011

Online Poetry Magazine Jacket Has New Home at Penn, Revamped as Jacket2

PHILADELPHIA – One of the world’s earliest online poetry and poetics magazines, Jacket, which ceased publication last year, now has a new home at the University of Pennsylvania and a new name, Jacket2. 

When Jacket was first published in 1997, the Guardian hailed “Jacket” as “the prince of online poetry magazines.”

Growing Philadelphia

As head of PennPraxis, Harris Steinberg of the School of Design, an architect and Penn alum, has expanded the organization's influence in the dialogue about the future of Philadelphia. (Penn Current)

Philly Unwraps Campaign Against STDs

April 8, 2011

John Jemmott of the School of Medicine discusses abstinence education and STD prevention.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Ase: College Kids Remind Us That We Are All Educators

April 5, 2011

Chaplain Charles Howard reflects on the significance of the Ase Saturday Academy.

Article Source: Huffington Post

Video: School Lunch

April 1, 2011

The Agatston Urban Nutrition Initiative of the Netter Center for Community Partnerships is featured on the “Friday Arts” program.

Article Source: WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)