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Upcoming Events


Wharton Color Run

The Wharton School invites students to take a break from studying and participate in this one-mile color run or walk through Penn Park. Admission is free and food and drink will be provided.

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Scarecrow Design Contest

Morris Arboretum's 15th Scarecrow Design Contest is a chance to re-create a scarecrow version of your favorite spooky Halloween character for display from Oct. 1 through Oct. 31. Visitors will vote for their favorite scarecrow online to determine the winners for up to $250 as a cash prize.

Ends September 27, 2022
Barron Segar Talks

Global Food Security During COVID

As part of “The World Today,” Perry World House welcomes Barron Segar, CEO of World Food Program USA, to examine the impacts of the pandemic, climate change, and conflict on global food security. The session is moderated by Jennifer Pinto-Martin, the Viola MacInnes/Independence Professor in the Biobehavioral Health Sciences.

Penn Priorities

A look at a few of our big picture priorities that improve Penn as we create knowledge to benefit the world.

Equal Opportunity and Nondiscrimination at Penn

The University of Pennsylvania values diversity and seeks talented students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. The University of Pennsylvania does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected class status in the administration of its admissions, financial aid, educational or athletic programs, or other University-administered programs or in its employment practices. Questions or complaints regarding this policy should be directed to the Executive Director of the Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Programs, Franklin Building, 3451 Walnut Street, Suite 421, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6106; or (215) 898-6993 (Voice).

Nondiscrimination Statement