The 14 Most Beautiful and Iconic American College Quads

January 14, 2014

The Quad is featured among the most beautiful American college quads.

Article Source: Business Insider
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Media Contact:Ron Ozio | | 215-898-8658January 9, 2014

Applications to Penn Jump 14 Percent

The University of Pennsylvania has received 35,788 applications for the Class of 2018, a 14 percent increase over the prior year’s applicant pool.

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Penn Libraries 2014 Calendar Features Parisian Fashions

Today’s fashion magazines are mass-produced, but some rare, earlier magazines of high fashion became collector’s items partly for their artwork.

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Media Contact:Jeanne Leong | | 215-573-8151December 23, 2013

Penn Freshman Shines on the Soccer Field

Playing soccer brought Alec Neumann to the University of Pennsylvania, and, since arriving on campus in the fall, the freshman has relished in the game and in the ability to pursue additional interests as well.

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Media Contact:Jeanne Leong | | 215-573-8151January 2, 2014

Freshman’s Cultural Awareness Intensifies at Penn

In the short time freshman Paul DiNapoli has been at the University of Pennsylvania, he’s become a passionate advocate for the Latino community.

Wharton West Forum Waxes Optimistic on India’s Innovation

December 5, 2013

Penn’s “India as a Pioneer of Innovation” conference is highlighted.

Article Source: India West
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Media Contact:Jeanne Leong | | 215-573-8151December 10, 2013

Four from Penn to Participate in 2014 Whitney Biennial

PHILADELPHIA – Three University of Pennsylvania professors, Terry Adkins, Ken Lum and Joshua Mosley, all PennDesign faculty, have been chosen to participate in the Whitney Biennial, the largest and most influential exhibition of contemporary art in the United States.  Anthony Elms, an associate curator at the

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Media Contact:Phyllis Holtzman | | 215-898-8743December 5, 2013

Penn to Require Licensees of Apparel to Sign Safety Accord

The University has accepted a recommendation from its Committee on Manufacturer Responsibility to require all licensees that sourced, produced or purchased collegiate apparel in Bangladesh to become signatories of The Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh and abide by its requirements as soon as possible.

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Media Contact:Jeanne Leong | | 215-573-8151November 26, 2013

For Some of Penn Alexander School’s First Grads, the Road Leads to Penn

Since opening in 2001 with kindergarten and first-grade classes, Penn Alexander School, a neighborhood public school created by the University of Pennsylvania and the Philadelphia school district, has become one of the most popular and successful in the city.

Most MOOC Users Well-Educated, Study Finds

November 20, 2013

Ezekiel Emanuel, vice provost of global initiatives, says, “Far from realizing the high ideals of their advocates, MOOCs seem to be reinforcing the advantages of the ‘haves’ rather than educating the ‘have nots.’”

Article Source: Wall Street Journal