Faculty & Staff


Hundreds of Jane Austen Fans Coming to Philadelphia

October 8, 2009
President Amy Gutmann discusses Jane Austen’s influence, and the Library is cited for its first-edition copies of her works.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

World Innovation Summit for Education Announces the 6 WISE Awards 2009 Winners

October 7, 2009
President Amy Gutmann is a World Innovation Summit for Education juror.

Nobel Awarded for Advances in Harnessing Light

October 6, 2009
Alum George Smith shares the Nobel Prize in physics.
Article Source: New York Times

Radio: “Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane”

October 5, 2009
Joan DeJean of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses her book, "The Age of Comfort: When Paris Discovered Casual -- And the Modern Home Began."
Article Source: WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Radio: “Radio Times With Marty Moss-Coane”

September 30, 2009
Dennis Culhane of the School of Social Policy and Practice comments on the unveiling of the National Center on Homelessness Among Veterans, in University City.
Article Source: WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

WISE Award Jury Panel Announced

September 27, 2009
President Amy Gutmann is named an international juror for The World Innovative Summit for Education.
Article Source: The Peninsula (Qatar)

Renowned Guests Celebrate Leonore Annenberg

September 25, 2009
President Amy Gutmann is among the organizers of an event honoring the late Leonore Annenberg.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Ivy League Upset -- Endowment Leader Shifts

September 25, 2009
Kristin Gilbertson of Investments participates in a Q&A discussing Penn’s endowment performance.
Article Source: Fortune

When Less Is More

September 23, 2009
Dean Eric Furda of Admissions comments on applicant requirements.
Article Source: Inside Higher Ed

Radio Coverage: “Radio Times With Marty Moss-Coane”

September 23, 2009
Tom Baker of the Law School discusses tort reform.
Article Source: WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)