Important Choices

Penn thrives because we boldly self-renew. Your choices will not only transform your lives; they will help shape the future.

August 29, 2016 - Convocation Address

Penn Compact 2020

Seniors Vaishak Kumar, Melanie Mariano and Kriya Patel have been named recipients of the 2016 President's Engagement Prizes at the University of Pennsylvania. The announcement was made today by Penn President Amy Gutmann.Read More ...
For most people, “radio” is something that is listened to. For physicists and astronomers, however, “radio” is something that is seen. Radio waves are part of the electromagnetic spectrum, of which visible light is but a small part. The difference between blue and red light is that the latter is...Read More ...
University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann today announced the launch of the President’s Innovation Prize, a competitively awarded annual prize aimed at building on the University’s culture of innovation and entrepreneurship while underscoring the high priority that Penn places on...Read More ...
As Philadelphia’s largest private employer, Penn has a profound impact on the local and state economy. A recent independent report conducted by Econsult Solutions, Inc. of Philadelphia has found that the University and Penn Medicine have a combined economic impact on the city and state of more than...Read More ...