Penn’s successful neighborhood-revitalization efforts are spotlighted.
“The scheduled opening of the ‘Secrets of the Silk Road’ exhibition at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology will go on as planned Saturday, though the stars of the exhibition won't be on display.”
Penn is featured for the economic contributions made to the city and the commonwealth.
Dean Eric Furda of Admissions discusses the large increase of applications and Penn’s no-loan financial-aid policy.
PHILADELPHIA –- The University of Pennsylvania and Penn Medicine contribute $14 billion yearly, or $38 million per day, to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and $9.5 billion, or $26 million per day, to the City of Philadelphia. The 2010 economic and fiscal impact of the university is outlined in a new independent report conducted by Econsult Corp. of Philadelphia.
PHILADELPHIA – The University of Pennsylvania was among a dozen universities from around the world that presented their campus sustainability reports this week at the 2011 World Economic Forum’s Global University Leaders Forum.