The Raymond and Ruth Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania announces the launching of a first-of-its-kind interdisciplinary center focused on discovering novel treatments for orphan diseases. The Center will bring together, without institutional walls, all necessary approaches to attacking and treating orphan diseases: establishing dedicated research support facilities, translating findings into therapies, fostering targeted grant awards, and educating physicians and researchers.
Penn is cited for participating in the Philadelphia Home•Buy•Now initiative.
Raymond Perelman is featured for his gift to the School of Medicine.
PHILADELPHIA –- In a new set of collegiate rankings, the first by Newsweek-Kaplan, the University of Pennsylvania was named most diverse and gay-friendliest.
Penn was ranked among the top 25 schools nationally on five other Newsweek-Kaplan lists.
Penn partners with a team from Virginia Tech to build a “Dynamic Anthropomorphic Robot with Intelligence.”
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PHILADELPHIA -- The University of Pennsylvania exhibit "Wharton Esherick and the Birth of the American Modern" has won an award of merit from the American Association for State and Local History. Wharton Esherick and his circle of artistic friends shaped the definition of American modernism.
Two Penn videos are among the top 10.