President Amy Gutmann is quoted about Penn Park, calling it a “beautiful, sustainable, green oasis.”
WHAT: The University of Pennsylvania will officially open Penn Park with a ceremonial tree-planting and ribbon-cutting at a University-wide picnic celebration, complete with food, field games, music and fireworks.
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.
Penn Park is highlighted along with President Amy Gutmann and Michael Diorka of Penn Athletics.
President Amy Gutmann comments on the new 24-acre green space.
Penn shares the fifth place on a national university rankings list.
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.”
University of Pennsylvania Opening Celebration for Penn Park Is Sept. 15; Field Day Set for Sept. 17
Head football coach Al Bagnoli and the team are featured for the upcoming season.