• The First Computer at Penn: ENIAC

    The First Computer at Penn: ENIAC

    Earlier this year, the Philadelphia City Council officially declared Feb. 15 as “ENIAC Day” in recognition of the 65th anniversary of the revolutionary computer’s dedication at the University of Pennsylvania. [youtube]http://www.youtube.

  • Penn GEMS Teaches Girls about Engineering, Math and Science

    Penn GEMS Teaches Girls about Engineering, Math and Science

    The fields of engineering, math and science traditionally attract more males than females, but the School of Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS) is working to change that by reaching out to middle school girls.[youtube]http://www.youtube.

  • Team DARwIn takes First Place at RoboCup 2011

    Team DARwIn takes First Place at RoboCup 2011

    In July, the U.S. scored a major international soccer victory.

  • Morris Arboretum’s Horticulture Center Wins the American Architecture Award

    Morris Arboretum’s Horticulture Center Wins the American Architecture Award

    The Horticulture Center at Penn’s Morris Arboretum was awarded the American Architecture Award as one of the top new architectural projects in the United States, selected from a record number of entries from firms across the globe.

  • Penn Electric Racing Powers Up

    Penn Electric Racing Powers Up

    A group of about 40 graduate and undergraduate students from the School of Arts and Sciences, Penn Engineering and Wharton, is preparing to show the world what they have been working on for the last five years: an all-electric race car.