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News and Announcements
  • Penn Museum Summer Nights Concerts Series

    PHILADELPHIA, PA 2018—Summer officially begins June 21—but the Penn Museum starts it off a day early with the Middle Eastern-fusion sounds of Animus, the kick-off band of the Summer Nights Concert Series running Wednesdays, June 20 through September 5, 5:00 to 8:00 pm. Now in its eighth season, the series brings an eclectic lineup of […]

  • Computer Connection Back-To-School Sale

    The Computer Connection’s annual Back-To-School Sale is underway. It is a great opportunity to update your own computer, or get the family ready for the new school year with the latest in technology from Apple, Dell, and Lenovo. Visit www.upenn.edu/computerstore  to view our Back-To-School Sale brochure, or stop into the showroom on the 2nd floor of […]

  • SEPTA Travel Center @Penn

    The SEPTA Travel Center @Penn located in the Penn Bookstore is now the go-to destination on campus to purchase a SEPTA Key, the transportation authority’s new fare mechanism now that tokens are no longer sold.  Additional information about the SEPTA Key card program may be found at www.septa.org.

  • Join Us at Penn Law: Summer & Fall 2018

    Open the Door and enroll in a Class! Penn Law invites you to enrich your career with knowledge of U.S. law and legal principles from rich course offerings in the Master in Law program. PLEASE NOTE NEW DATES: Special Summer Session from June 5 – July 26, 2018, T/Th 5:30-8 pm: Intro to U.S.Law and […]

  • Creating Canopy 2018: Penn’s Tree Giveaway

    Creating Canopy, a sustainability program launched in 2011, offers a free yard tree to all University and Health System employees. Pre-registration is necessary, via Penn’s Sustainability website (bit.ly/creatingcanopy), and the pickup date is Tuesday, May 1, 2018, 3-6 PM. • Registration opens at 10 am on Monday April 16 via the website, bit.ly/creatingcanopy • Registration […]

  • Make your summer plans with Penn!

    As a Penn employee, you can make the most of your tuition benefits and enjoy the flexibility of the summer term—on campus or online—with Penn Summer. Our three academic sessions offer open admissions to more than 300 summer courses. Classes are offered in the day, evening and online to fit your professional and personal schedule. […]