A gift from trustee Richard Perry and wife Lisa will establish the Richard Perry Endowed Professorship and the Perry World House.
Vice President Biden will deliver this year’s commencement address.
Penn raised more than $4.3 billion in the Making History Campaign.
After seven years of widespread support and alumni participation, the University of Pennsylvania culminated its Making History Campaign, raising $4.3 billion, strengthening Penn’s position among the world’s foremost universities and making major breakthroughs in addressing society’s most complex challenges, Penn President Amy Gutmann announced today.
Some were high school sports stars. Others barely know the rules of American football.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School and Penn’s global initiatives are spotlighted.