Articles by Claire Schmidt
Bartram's Garden announces $2.7 million restoration projectThe unveiling also served as an update for the Bartram’s Mile trail, a project spearheaded by the Schuylkill River Development Corporation to connect the Southwest Philadelphia green space to the ever-expanding Schuylkill River Trail.
Restaurant week returns to University CityDining Days are returning to University this summer from July 14th through July 24th, bringing an ever-growing selection of good food deals to the West Philadelphia area.
SEPTA problems delay commutes for students, employeesAll of SEPTA’s 120 Silverliner V train cars are out of commission and likely won't return until at least Labor Day.
Professors spearhead citywide art installation projectThe project, created by Professor and Chair of the Fine Arts Department Ken Lum, Urban Studies Professor Dr. Paul Farber and A. Will Brown, will feature several installations by world-renowned artists in ten pavilions across the city.
$1.9 million in government grants awarded to Penn researchers by National Science FoundationThe National Science Foundation will award over $1.9 million in grants to two projects at the University of Pennsylvania and one at Drexel University, U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah announced on June 2.
Penn Abramson Cancer Center co-hosts bike fundraiserPenn’s Abramson Cancer Center has teamed up this year with the Breakthrough Bike Challenge (BBC), an annual bike ride to support cancer research based in the Philadelphia area.