University News


Video: Best Colleges

September 28, 2009
A Penn student tours the campus and discusses life at Penn.
Article Source: U.S. News & World Report

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

Four Educators Receive 2009 Carnegie Corporation Leadership Awards

September 22, 2009
President Amy Gutmann is among higher-education leaders accepting an Academic Leadership Award.
Article Source: Philanthropy News Digest

Penn President Wins Carnegie Grant

September 22, 2009
President Amy Gutmann is among four receiving a 2009 the Academic Leadership Award from Carnegie Corporation.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

University Funds Report Steep Investment Losses

September 22, 2009
Kristin Gilbertson of Investments discusses Penn’s endowment performance.
Article Source: New York Times

Carnegie Corporation Honors 4 Presidents

September 21, 2009
President Amy Gutmann is awarded a leadership grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York.
Article Source: Inside Higher Ed

4 Higher-Education Leaders Receive $500,000 Grants From Carnegie Corporation

September 21, 2009
Carnegie Corporation honors President Amy Gutmann with one of four Academic Leadership Awards for 2009.
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Media Contact:Julie McWilliams | | 215-898-1422September 16, 2009

University of Pennsylvania Releases Climate Action Plan

PHILADELPHIA –- The University of Pennsylvania today released its Climate Action Plan, a comprehensive approach to reducing the University’s carbon footprint and enhancing its overall sustainability. An announcement by President Amy Gutmann marked the occasion.

Video Coverage: Move In Day at Penn

September 3, 2009
President Amy Gutmann greets Penn’s Class of 2013 as new freshmen move in.
Article Source: WPVI-TV (Philadelphia)

Penn Grads to Sport Recycled Gowns at Ceremony

September 1, 2009
Penn’s efforts to make commencement greener are featured.
Article Source: Associated Press