July|Aug 2013[...]
July|Aug 2013[...]
Lots of aid projects in the developing world provide materials—from latrines to laptops—but little in the way of involvement or input for the people they are supposed to benefit. In Nicaragua a group of Penn alumni, faculty, and students are trying a different approach.[...]
Alumnus Michael Burke’s life reads like an adventure story— several of them, actually. [...]
How the Penn alumnus behind Humanistic Robotics, Inc. is saving the world one landmine at a time—and making money doing it.[...]
Showtime CEO Matt Blank has used boundary-pushing programming, cutting-edge marketing, and smart management to build his cable network into a national powerhouse. [...]
Amaranth Ehrenhalt FA’51 still ready to “Jump in and Move Around.” [...]
Keith Bank W’82 can improve your golf game (or at least your clubs).[...]
Suzie Brown G’09 sings—and practices medicine—from the heart.[...]
Jonathan Moyal W’10 and Nate Echeverria GCP’11 started Lucky Ant.[...]
Meredith Stiehm C’90 is leaving Homeland for The Bridge.[...]
Alumni rowers—average age 58—won a grueling race in Monaco.[...]
May|June 2013[...]
May|June 2013[...]
May|June 2013[...]
By Bernice Gordon FA’35[...]
Annual event honors Penn alum, benefits cancer research.[...]
Louis Kahn had more or less completed his designs for Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park when he died in 1974. It finally opened last fall to glowing reviews—but it could easily have been a disaster. Or nothing.[...]
CPCW award for innovation: start the (hand-cranked) presses![...]
John Legend C’99 gives MLK Day keynote.[...]