Philadelphia & Community

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Audio: “Radio Times With Marty Moss-Coane”

October 29, 2009
Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses a Philadelphia child-abuse case.
Article Source: WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Area Student Wins Prize for Young Heroes

October 22, 2009
Jonathan Leung, a student in the School of Engineering and Applied Science, wins the Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes for his work with Helping Hunger.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

A Turnaround at West Phila. High School

October 18, 2009
Penn is cited for its West Philadelphia High outreach.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Historic Burial Ground Is Brought Back From the Dead

October 12, 2009
Randall Mason of the School of Design says Philadelphia’s history is rich with intrigue.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

The Central Delaware: Three Years On

October 11, 2009
Harris Steinberg of the School of Design and PennPraxis authors an op-ed on the progress of the Delaware-waterfront redesign.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Changing Skyline: Phila. Architects Offer Some Homegrown Ideas

October 9, 2009
Jenny Sabin of the School of Design is cited as a participant in the “Fertile Ground” exhibit.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

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

University of Pennsylvania to Give Grants for Green Ideas

October 8, 2009
Penn creates a fund to encourage sustainability ideas.

DRPA Debates Riverfront Trolley Line

October 6, 2009
Harris Steinberg of the School of Design and PennPraxis discusses Philadelphia’s waterfront transit system.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

A Master Plan for the River

October 1, 2009
Harris Steinberg of the School of Design and PennPraxis authors an op-ed the Delaware-waterfront redesign.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer