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  • Radiation may lower potential for side effects of CAR T therapy in non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma

    A Penn study shows the benefit of radiation given 30 days or less before CAR T infusion, where patients did not experience serious cytokine release syndrome or neurotoxicity.

    FULL STORY AT Penn Medicine News

  • Lisa Servon awarded Kevin and Erica Penn Presidential Professorship

    A professor and chair of the Department of City and Regional Planning at the Stuart Weitzman School of Design, Servon has just been appointed the Kevin and Erica Penn Presidential Professor. It’s one of two presidential professorships established as part of the School’s Lead by Design Campaign with the goal of diversifying the faculty by attracting and retaining acclaimed scholars and practitioners in endowed positions. 

    FULL STORY AT Weitzman School of Design

  • The Customer Centricity Playbook wins Best Business Book Award

    The Customer Centricity Playbook, from authors Peter Fader and Sarah Toms for companies to revolutionize the way they think about their customers, has been named a winner of a 2019 Digital Book Award.

    FULL STORY AT Wharton

  • Brooks and Philippi named 2019 football captains

    Two veterans with Ivy League championship experience are set to serve as captains of the 2019 Penn Football team with the selection of seniors Karekin Brooks and Sam Philippi by their teammates.

    FULL STORY AT Penn Athletics

  • Dual ML/MBA degrees combine education in law and business

    Penn students have a unique opportunity to marry a Master in Law degree from the Law School and an MBA from Wharton, combining foundational knowledge in law and business.

    FULL STORY AT Penn Law

  • Wrestling announces 2019-20 schedule

    The 2019-20 wrestling schedule will see #TheMovement make its first trip to Penn State since 2009 as a dual with the four-time defending national champions highlights the upcoming season for the Quakers.

    FULL STORY AT Penn Athletics

  • Margo Natalie Crawford is appointed Director of the Center for Africana Studies

    Crawford specializes in 20th- and 21st-century African American literature, cultural movements, and visual art, and radical black imaginations and the global dimensions of black aesthetics. She succeeds Camille Z. Charles, who directed the center from 2009 until this year.

    FULL STORY AT Penn Arts and Sciences

  • Men’s basketball schedule is complete

    In the fifth season under John R. Rockwell Head Coach of Men’s Basketball Steve Donahue, the Quakers will play a 27-game schedule that includes 11 contests at The Palestra.

    FULL STORY AT Penn Athletics

  • David Wallace awarded Sir Israel Gollancz Prize

    Professor David Wallace was recently awarded the Sir Israel Gollancz Prize, a prize given biannually by the British Academy that recognizes outstanding work in the fields of Anglo-Saxon, Early English Language and Literature, English Philosophy, or The History of the English Language.

    FULL STORY AT Penn Arts and Sciences

  • Providing more testing choices does not increase colorectal cancer screening rates

    A Penn Medicine study showed that choice alone does not impact rates, but how choice is offered can alter patient decision-making.

    FULL STORY AT Penn Medicine News