University News


New Programs

October 8, 2009
Penn’s first-of-its-kind market and social systems engineering undergraduate program is cited.
Article Source: Inside Higher Ed

Area Campuses Turning Green in Many Ways

October 7, 2009
Some of Penn’s green initiatives are highlighted.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Green Report Card 2010

October 7, 2009
Penn receives an “A-” for its efforts to “go green.”
Article Source:

Penn Sets Its Taste Buds for Local Produce

October 6, 2009
Vice President Marie Witt of Business Services cites President Amy Gutmann and the University as a leader in green initiatives as Penn’s “Eat Local Challenge” is featured.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Campus Access Varies Widely

October 6, 2009
Penn is cited for its visitor-friendly campus.
Article Source: New York Times

Eat Local Challenge Takes Over Univ. of Penn Classroom

September 30, 2009
Marie Witt of Business Services discusses Penn’s Eat Local Challenge.
Article Source: KYW Radio (Philadelphia)

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