Institutional

Where the Fortune 500 CEOs Went to College

January 3, 2011

Penn is cited as one of the top three universities awarding degrees to top executives.

Article Source: U.S. News & World Report

Silent Night, Empty Night: The American System Powers Down

December 23, 2010

Penn’s Power Down Challenge is spotlighted as an example of “competitive conservation.”

 

Is West Philly the Next Center City?

December 23, 2010

Penn is cited for its history of neighborhood-revitalization efforts in West Philadelphia.

 

Article Source: Philadelphia Magazine

Joe’s Café at Penn: Hold the Carbon

December 20, 2010

Penn’s new ‘green’ café is featured.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Off Campus

December 17, 2010

Penn is cited for its impact on the community through economic development.

Article Source: Inside Higher Ed
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Media Contact:Julie McWilliams | juliemcw@upenn.edu | 215-898-1422December 17, 2010

Joe’s Café Showcases Penn’s Sustainability Attainability

PHILADELPHIA –- Sometimes, it just all comes together.

Joe’s Café, a new eatery located on the ground floor of the Wharton School’s Steinberg-Dietrich Hall on the University of Pennsylvania campus is the quintessential example of the University’s green efforts: a campus venue built to achieve a LEED gold designation for its commercial interior renovation, food-service practices, recycling, composting and chemical-free cleaning methods.

It replaces a smaller café that closed in 2009.

Many College Grads Stay Put …in Philly, at Least

December 14, 2010

Penn is cited as one of the universities that helps retain its students in the Philadelphia, post-graduation.

Article Source: Washington Post

Penn to Join Select Hospitals Offering Hand Transplants

December 14, 2010

The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania will offer hand transplants.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

SLANGuage Class Puts America Into Words for Foreign Penn Students

December 10, 2010

The unconventional English class, sponsored by the Christian Association at the University of Pennsylvania is featured.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

John Heisman: The Man Behind the Famous Trophy

December 9, 2010

Alum John Heisman and the trophy named for him are spotlighted.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer