Liz Magill Is Listening (in a Good Way)
Penn’s new president says growing up in Fargo, North Dakota, is the most memorable thing about her, but former colleagues and University leaders would rather talk about her warmth, attention to others and their ideas, and ability to bring groups together for a common goal (though the Midwestern thing is interesting, too, and perhaps related).
Getting it Right(er)
PIK Professors Philip Tetlock and Barbara Mellers have figured out a better way to predict the future. Open minds welcome. Experts, not so much.
Sep|Oct 2022: On not skipping Skeel, border blame, Abner’s history, long runs, and more.
In the realm of plumbing, there’s no outrunning the shadow of ancient defeats.
Across campus, the portraits on the walls of Penn’s buildings are becoming more diverse.
Seeds of Sustainability
The Penn Park Farm is rooted in education, advocacy, and well-being.
$12.5 Million for New SP2 Scholarships
For students committed to social innovation and social justice
New College House West Renamed for Amy Gutmann
Penn’s newest college house, New College House West, will have a new name.
“Our Beloved Booney”
Remembering an indispensable member of Penn basketball’s fabled Final Four team.