• Move-In Day for Class of 2017

    Move-In Day for Class of 2017

    On Aug. 22, under threat of rain, more than 2,400 freshmen and their families began arriving on campus, unloading cars, pushing their wheeled cardboard boxes filled with bedding, clothes and other necessities.

  • Penn Traditions

    Penn Traditions

    From Hey Day and toast-throwing at a football game on Franklin Field, to Clash of the Classes and Spring Fling, Penn’s many traditions add to the richness of the University experience.

  • Penn: A Year in Pictures 2012-13

    Penn: A Year in Pictures 2012-13

    The 2012-13 school year was one of vision and vibrancy for the University. Penn celebrated the conclusion of the $4.3 billion Making History campaign, welcomed world-class leaders to campus, cheered high-achieving student athletes, and even opened the doors to the Working Dog Center, which is teaching the University’s first class of canine students.

  • Engaging Alumni in Asia

    Engaging Alumni in Asia

    On the heels of a successful, seven-year fundraising campaign, University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann visited Hong Kong in May to host a Penn alumni event on May 21 for alumni from throughout Asia.

  • Penn’s 257th Commencement

    Penn’s 257th Commencement

    Parents and supporters filling the stands cheered as sunlight caught the colorful hoods of black-robed graduates filing into Franklin Field at Penn’s 257th Commencement on May 13. When Vice President Joseph R. Biden, Jr.