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10/24/14 12:58am
It’s been more than four years since Penn has had a Rhodes Scholar ? but the Center for Undergraduate Research and Fellowships has revamped the fellowship application process in an effort to add Penn names to the ranks of scholars.For the first time, Penn put in place a faculty review committee to review and interview applicants for the Rhodes, Marshall and Mitchell Scholarships, three competitive awards for American students to pursue graduate studies in the United Kingdom and Ireland and select finalists to receive Penn’s official endorsement.Prior to the committee’s instatement, students were welcome to apply and receive Penn’s endorsement so long as they satisfied the minimum requirements for the fellowships.
10/23/14 2:29am
Compared to Ivy peers, Penn lags in disciplinary transparency.
10/23/14 2:23am
Penn's General Counsel Wendy White confirmed in an interview after Wednesday's University Council meeting that Penn will implement its new disciplinary process for sexual assaults next semester.
10/21/14 2:26pm
Penn President Amy Gutmann was elected chair of the Association of American Universities on Tuesday, placing her at a vantage point to vocalize and advocate for current issues in higher education.
10/21/14 12:38pm
Penn announced on Tuesday afternoon the University's next steps to make the campus as environmentally friendly as possible.
10/21/14 2:00am
Penn follows a policy of confidentiality in its searches for new deans and senior administrators.
10/20/14 2:33am
Penn President Amy Gutmann plans to announce Penn’s Climate Action Plan 2.0 on Tuesday
10/15/14 1:09am
Penn has changed since President Amy Gutmann’s tenure began a decade ago.
10/06/14 12:06am
The fight for better mental health at Penn is not yet a mission accomplished but it is an integral part of the University’s overall mission, according to Penn President Amy Gutmann.
10/02/14 2:20am
Penn President Amy Gutmann was confronted about her response to the mental health crisis
09/29/14 2:15am
Despite the fact that Penn’s endowment is a mere 26 percent of its Crimson counterpart, there are advantages to a smaller endowment ? it
09/25/14 2:07am
The tides are changing at Penn, with five new deans taking the helm throughout the next academic year.
09/19/14 4:33pm
With a 17.5 percent return over the past year, the endowment is the largest it's ever been.
09/17/14 12:23am
The task forces, which will focus on four key issues — alcohol and drugs, hazing, sexual assault, and mental health — will establish their respective goals at their first meetings.
09/16/14 1:43am
Only three of the top 20-compensated private university presidents are women.
09/11/14 3:08am
College Houses are repurposing cafe space in beneficial ways for residents, following college house cafe closings.
09/10/14 9:30am
Amy Gutmann puts her signature on more than just Penn paperwork.
09/03/14 8:16pm
Penn's religious community has begun increasing its focus on mental health services. 
09/02/14 9:19pm
The decision to not re-open the college house cafes in Rodin, Harnwell, Harrison, Reipe, and Kings Court College Houses was made at the beginning of the summer.
09/02/14 6:18pm
Gutmann is the top-paid Penn employee for the first time in fiscal year 2013.