• 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.

  • A Sweet Partnership with Local Chefs

    A Sweet Partnership with Local Chefs

    Some aspiring chefs in West Philadelphia jokingly refer to a partnership between Penn, its food service vendor Bon Appétit, and the Enterprise Center’s Dorrance H. Hamilton Center for Culinary Enterprises as the “cookie contract.” It’s also a serious ticket to their future.

  • Penn Relays 2013

    Penn Relays 2013

    Every April at Franklin Field on the University of Pennsylvania campus, the crowds can roar louder than fighter planes.

  • Hey Day: A Uniquely Penn Tradition

    Hey Day: A Uniquely Penn Tradition

    Following a tradition that reaches back to 1916, Penn juniors celebrated Hey Day 2013 on April 24, donning red shirts, strutting down Locust Walk carrying canes, and biting into straw hats.