Students were frustrated with the University's recent proposal for the sign's text, which generally describes all of the stained glass panes in the ARCH, without any specific details on the rising sun.
Provost Vincent Price's term is set to end on June 30, 2016.
On Tuesday afternoon, President Amy
Gutmann and Vice Provost Vincent Price announced Wendell Pritchett as the
interim dean of the Law School in the upcoming academic school year.
Newly uncovered documents show the University offered to purchase Drexel University in November, but the offer was dropped when the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice threatened to block the proposed merger.
Don Memo Mexican Restaurant will be coming to campus next month, the University announced Sunday.
John L. Jackson Jr., the next dean
of the School of Social Policy & Practice, is the only one of four recently appointed deans who currently teaches at Penn.
Friends and family of former Penn President Sheldon Hackney remembered his life in Irvine Auditorium on Thursday night.
After 13 years as Dean of the School of Social Policy & Practice, Richard Gelles' contributions to SP2 have truly opened the door to a new era in the school’s history.
Following the fifth student suicide in 12 months, the University announced the creation of new permanent clinical positions at Counseling and Psychological Services for this fall — a move administrators say likely would have occurred without the student deaths.
As Associate Dean, Larry Gladney will oversee the Departments of Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Astronomy, Earth and Environmental Science, Mathematics, Linguistics and Psychology, in addition to a number of research centers.
Cohen wants to see more financial transparency in political campaigns, based on his experiences first as campaign manager and then as chief of staffuncapitalized for former Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell during Rendell's Philadelphia mayorship.
John Jackson, the Richard Perry University professor at Penn and a senior advisor for diversity in the Office of the Provost, is a cultural anthropologist, author and documentary filmmaker.
Documents provided to The Daily Pennsylvanian by a former CAPS psychiatrist give a glimpse into the inner workings of an office that has come under scrutiny this semester after two suicides just weeks apart.
Geoffrey Garrett will take over for current Wharton dean Thomas Robertson on July 1.
and faculty are speaking out against the conversion of part of the
Math-Physics-Astronomy Library into an active learning classroom.
Penn students considering a future career in higher
education can expect support from the University in their endeavors.At February’s Board of Trustees meeting, President Amy
Gutmann and Vice Provost for Faculty Anita Allen raised the issue of recruiting
and retaining the best faculty.
Meleis headed the School of Nursing for the past twelve years
Part of the Math, Physics and Astronomy Library in David Rittenhouse Laboratories will be converted to an active learning classroom and the Engineering Library in the Towne Building will close at the end of the semester.
The Challenge Fund is designed to raise $240 million by offering $1 million in matching funds to the first five donors of $1 million each.
Associate Dean for Research and Global Affairs at the University of Michigan School of Nursing Antonia Villarruel will be the next dean of Penn's School of Nursing.