First lady Michelle Obama is visiting the Penn campus for a rally.
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PHILADELPHIA –- The University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education and the Milken Family Foundation have announced that the 2011 Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition is open for submissions.
Entering its second year, this global competition is the first contest specifically aimed at stimulating entrepreneurship and addressing challenges in education. It is designed to connect social entrepreneurs to venture capitalists and other funders interested in improving education.
President Amy Gutmann and Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center are among the eight women named Distinguished Daughters of Pennsylvania.
HARRISBURG, Pa. – Pennsylvania Gov. Edward G. Rendell and Judge Marjorie O. Rendell, the first lady, today honored Amy Gutmann, president of the University of Pennsylvania, and Kathleen Hall Jamieson, a professor in Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication, as Distinguished Daughters of Pennsylvania. Six other noted women were also recognized.
Amy Gutmann, University of Pennsylvania president
Penn Leads the Vote student representatives
Penn marching band, Penn cheerleaders
Election Day “Get out the Vote” March and Rally
Penn’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy acknowledges a Philadelphia-based not-for-profit.
Penn is co-sponsoring the 19th Annual Philadelphia Film Festival, which runs until Oct. 24 and includes 216 screenings of more than 100 domestic and international films. (Penn Current)
The Penn Heart Rescue Program is cited for its expansion among community hospitals.