• Special Collections, Welcoming Views

    Special Collections, Welcoming Views

    After a three-year renovation project, the top floor of the Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center could become one of the most popular spots on campus, boasting expanded study and meeting spaces, along with breathtaking bird’s-eye views.

  • Mosaic Tells Nearly 2,000-Year-Old Story

    Mosaic Tells Nearly 2,000-Year-Old Story

    One of the world’s largest and best-preserved stone mosaics has made its final U.S. stop at the Penn Museum. The Museum’s “Unearthing a Masterpiece: A Roman Mosaic from Lod, Israel” exhibition displays a 13-foot by 24-foot section of the Lod Mosaic, from 300 C.E.

  • Nanotech Center Continues to Grow

    Nanotech Center Continues to Grow

    Construction on the $91.5 million Krishna P. Singh Center for Nanotechnology on the 3200 block of Walnut Street is proceeding on time and on budget.

  • Alum John Legend delivers 12th annual MLK Lecture in Social Justice

    Alum John Legend delivers 12th annual MLK Lecture in Social Justice

    Alumnus and nine-time Grammy Award-winning recording artist John Legend returned to campus on Jan. 16 to deliver the 12th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture in Social Justice to a full house at Irvine Auditorium.

  • The Hidden Gems of the Penn Museum’s Egyptian Collection

    The Hidden Gems of the Penn Museum’s Egyptian Collection

    Penn Museum, home to one of the finest collections of ancient Egyptian and Nubian artifacts in the United States, has more than 42,000 objects in its Egyptian Section.