PennDesign receives a $2.5 million gift for faculty and program support in fine arts.
PHILADELPHIA -- The University of Pennsylvania announced today a $2.5 million gift for faculty and program support in its School of Design from alumni Keith L. Sachs and his wife, Katherine Stein Sachs. The gift will enable the School to increase the impact of the visual arts across the University and throughout the arts community, as well as encourage collaborative interaction among departments and centers at Penn.
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WHO: University of Pennsylvania faculty, graduate and undergraduate members of Partnerships for International Research and Education Mongolia and School of Arts and Sciences staff
WHAT: Scientists transform a parking space into an interactive exhibit on Mongolian climate change research
WHEN: Sept. 16, 2011
9 a.m to 3 p.m.