Penn students, alum make finals of Milken-Penn GSE Business Plan Competition
Penn seniors Valentina Raman and Jake Lerner have a big idea to improve literacy in Philadelphia’s middle schools. Now, they just need some funding, connections, and momentum to get their plan off the ground.
Penn works to reduce bird strikes on campus
For the past couple of years, every time Master of Environmental Studies (MES) student Joe Durrance would see a dead bird on campus, he’d take a picture of it, note the date and location, and try to identify the species. He logged the death of the birds—caused from their collisions with glass windows—but knew he needed to do more.
Celebrating Inaugural President’s Engagement Prize Recipients
Penn President Amy Gutmann said she vividly remembers the afternoon she called the five recipients of the new