Robert Zemsky of the Graduate School of Education and the Learning Alliance for Higher Education argues for a three-year bachelor’s-degree program.
Penn receives a $25.5 million gift toward research at the Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute.
PHILADELPHIA –- A University of Pennsylvania project designed to turn a set of aging tennis courts into an urban park called Shoemaker Green has been selected as a pilot for the nation’s first rating system for green landscape design, construction and maintenance.
Aura Obando, a graduating student in the School of Medicine, is profiled for her international medical work.
PHILADELPHIA -- Amy Gutmann, president of the University of Pennsylvania, accepted the Benjamin E. Mays Award from A Better Chance in New York yesterday in recognition of Penn’s no-loan financial-aid program and commitment to diversity and access and for Gutmann’s scholarship on democratic education.