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Media Contact:Evan Lerner | | 215-573-6604September 14, 2011

Penn Research Team Hosts Interactive Exhibit on Climate Change and Urban Space for “Parking Day”

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.

Video: Penn Park Brings ‘Green’ to University City

September 13, 2011

Penn Park is highlighted along with President Amy Gutmann and Michael Diorka of Penn Athletics.

Article Source: WCAU-TV (Philadelphia)

Penn Park Opens Vistas and Green Space to All Philadelphians

September 14, 2011

President Amy Gutmann comments on the new 24-acre green space.

At the Top of the U.S. News Rankings, a Five-Way Tie

September 13, 2011

Penn shares the fifth place on a national university rankings list.

Article Source: Washington Post

Video: Penn Park

September 9, 2011

President Amy Gutmann presents the 24-acre park and athletic fields complex.

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Penn’s New Park Offers Open Space, ‘Big Sky’ Views

September 12, 2011

President Amy Gutmann says, “It’s the first time that, by design, we’ve set aside open space for the use of the Penn community and beyond.”

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer
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Media Contact:Julie McWilliams | | 215-898-1422September 13, 2011

University of Pennsylvania Opening Celebration for Penn Park Is Sept. 15; Field Day Set for Sept. 17

PHILADELPHIA – The University of Pennsylvania will hold a grand opening celebration for Penn Park, the centerpiece of the University’s Penn Connects 30-year campus development plan, beginning at 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15.

College Football Preview: Penn Hungry for Third Straight Ivy Crown

September 7, 2011

Head football coach Al Bagnoli and the team are featured for the upcoming season.

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Media Contact:Peter Winicov | | 215-746-6471September 7, 2011

Wharton School at Penn Announces $12 Million Gift From Alumni Bruce Jacobs and Kenneth Levy

PHILADELPHIA -- The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania is pleased to announce a $12 million gift from Bruce Jacobs and Kenneth Levy, classes of 1986 and 1982. The gift will include $10 million to establish the Jacobs Levy Equity Management Center for Quantitative Financial Research and $2 million to fund the Wharton-Jacobs Levy Prize for Quantitative Financial Innovation. This commitment marks one of the largest gifts to The Campaign for Wharton, the school’s ambitious $550 million fundraising effort.

Research Center, Prize to Foster Financial Analysis

September 7, 2011

Wharton School graduates Bruce I. Jacobs and Kenneth N. Levy give $12 million for the creation of a research center and a prize for innovation.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal