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Media Contact:Leo Charney | lcharney@upenn.edu | January 13, 2015

Eight Professors Appointed Penn Fellows

Eight faculty members at the University of Pennsylvania have been named Penn Fellows. The announcement was made today by Penn Provost Vincent Price and Anita Allen, vice provost for faculty.

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Media Contact:Amanda Mott | ammott@upenn.edu | 215-898-1422December 19, 2014

Two Penn Singing Groups Perform at the White House

Two singing groups from the University of Pennsylvania earned coveted slots to sing at the White House for the president and first lady this month. The Penn Glee Club performed on Dec. 10 and the Shabbatones on Dec. 17.

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Media Contact:Jeanne Leong | jleong@upenn.edu | 215-573-8151January 5, 2015

Doing Good and Learning Leadership Skills at Penn

When University of Pennsylvania student Amy Phillips learned about the Girl Scouts at Penn program, she immediately joined.

Having been a Scout from kindergarten through high school, Phillips was thrilled to be able to continue her involvement at Penn.

Thousands of High School Seniors Are Finding Out Whether They Got Into Top Colleges – Here’s What We Know So Far

December 15, 2014

Penn’s undergraduate early-decision admissions numbers are mentioned.


Article Source: Business Insider
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Media Contact:Jeanne Leong | jleong@upenn.edu | 215-573-8151January 5, 2015

Comedy and Learning Can Go Hand-in-hand at Penn

For the all-female musical sketch comedy group, Bloomers, making people laugh is another benefit of their educational experience at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Media Contact:Amanda Mott | ammott@upenn.edu | December 4, 2014

Penn Wharton China Center Opening Events in 2015

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We are pleased to invite the University community to join us in celebrating the opening of the Penn Wharton China Center in Beijing -- the natural next step in the University’s longstanding engagement with China and East Asia.

A Message from 

Amy Gutmann, President
Vincent Price, Provost
Geoffrey Garrett, Dean of the Wharton School

Keeping Students Safe on Penn’s Campus

December 1, 2014

Vice President Maureen Rush of Public Safety and Penn are featured for commitment to safety on the University’s campus.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer
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Media Contact:Jeanne Leong | jleong@upenn.edu | 215-573-8151November 19, 2014

Brainy and Buff on Display at Mr. and Ms. Penn Competition

University of Pennsylvania students can be both brainy and brawny, as the Mr. and Ms. Penn bodybuilding competition demonstrates.

On Nov. 3, Zellerbach Theater was packed with family and friends as 29 contestants vied for the titles.

Penn Celebrates Innovation and Pennovation Ground Breaking

November 17, 2014

President Amy Gutmann and the Pennovation Center groundbreaking are featured.

Video: Thinkfest 2014: Jim Gardner’s Conversation With Amy Gutmann

November 14, 2014

President Amy Gutmann is interviewed about Penn’s investment in innovation and technology.

Article Source: WPVI-TV (Philadelphia)