Institutional

Colleges Report 2013 Admission Yields and Wait-List Offers

May 30, 2013

Penn is included among institutions that reported higher admissions yields.

Article Source: New York Times

Power Circuits

May 22, 2013

Successful women included in the 100 Power Women list are highlighted for their affiliations with Penn and other institutions.

Article Source: Forbes
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Media Contact:Ron Ozio | ozio@upenn.edu | 215-898-8658May 29, 2013

Rakesh Vohra Appointed Penn Integrates Knowledge Professor

Rakesh Vohra has been named the University of Pennsylvania’s 15th Penn Integrates Knowledge Professor, effective Aug. 1. The announcement was made today by Penn President Amy Gutmann and Provost Vincent Price.  

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Media Contact:Ron Ozio | ozio@upenn.edu | 215-898-8658May 23, 2013

Penn President Amy Gutmann to Speak at Wharton Global Alumni Forum

University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann will visit Tokyo to meet with Wharton alumni at its Global Alumni Forum, presenting a keynote address on May 24 at 9:30 a.m. at the Palace Hotel.

Biden Salutes Penn’s Class of 2013

May 14, 2013

Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s commencement address to the class of 2013 is featured.

Article Source: Philly.com

Biden to Offer Advice to University of Pennsylvania Graduates

May 13, 2013

Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. is featured for delivering the address at Penn’s 257th Commencement.

Article Source: 6ABC
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Media Contact:Jeanne Leong | jleong@upenn.edu | 215-573-8151May 9, 2013
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Media Contact:Julie McWilliams | juliemcw@upenn.edu | 215-898-1422May 3, 2013

Penn Law, FactCheck.org Web Sites Win Webby People’s Voice Awards

Two Web sites at the University of Pennsylvania have won Webby People’s Voice Awards at the 17th annual Webby Awards, presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences.

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In Lacrosse, Six Women, Six Men Earn All Ivy Honors

Penn’s women’s and men’s lacrosse teams each had six players named to the All-Ivy teams this season. 

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Media Contact:Deborah Lang | dlang@upenn.edu | 215-880-2372April 18, 2013

Mellon Foundation Awards $1.3 Million to the University of Pennsylvania for Humanities and Urbanism Studies

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded a $1.3 million grant to the University of Pennsylvania for a five-year innovative, collaborative project entitled Fulfilling and Livable Cities: Design, Urban Life and the Humanities.