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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Symposium on Social Change

African-American Resource Center January 16 through February 03, 2023 | Various Locations From the website: Each year, during the month of January, the University of Pennsylvania and our surrounding communities come together to commemorate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, … Continue reading

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Congratulations to the Women of Color At Penn 2023 Awardees

Congratulations to the 2023 WOCAP Awardees!Undergraduate: Mya Gordon, C’24Graduate: Kyabeth Torres, PhD CandidateFaculty/Staff: Sharon Irving, NursingCommunity: Shelah HarperHelen O. Dickens: Dr. Diane Waff, GSEJoann Mitchell Outstanding Legacy: Dr. Valerie Dorsey Allen, SP2 Annually, awards are given in up to six … Continue reading

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Free online course: Benjamin Franklin and His World

[Image Text]FREE online courseBenjamin Franklin and His WorldExplore the life of one of the United States’s most important historical figures. Course topics: * Franklin’s early life growing up in the American colonies, rising from having little formal education to a … Continue reading

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Take a class in Bioethics!

For those who want to use their tuition benefit in a (bio)ethical way, please consider taking a course in bioethics! Spring course listings are below: BIOE 6020 – 4010/4020 – Foundations of BioethicsInstructor: Autumn FiesterTime: Tuesdays OR Thursdays, Jan 12 … Continue reading

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PennTransit Mobile

PennTransit Mobile has replaced the PennRides on Request app, and offers several enhancements to riders’ current experience, including improved arrival estimates, the ability to see fixed-route and on-demand options in one screen, integration of bike sharing and walking options, and … Continue reading

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Penn Transit’s New Electric Vehicles

Penn Transit is pleased to announce the inclusion of the first full-size electric vehicles to its fleet. Four new vans will primarily accommodate the following transit routes: On-Request Evening Shuttles, Penn Accessible Transit, A.M. Medical Service Shuttle, FMC Shuttle, and … Continue reading

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Penn Children’s Center Availability

Did You Know? Childcare options are conveniently available on campus at Penn Children’s Center for members of the University community. The accredited early education and childcare facility offers flexible options for individuals with needs ranging from 2 – 5 days of care. Immediate openings are … Continue reading

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Penn Service Assists Staff with Student Loan Debt

Student loan debt has increased significantly over the past decade and has climbed to more than $1.7 trillion. Penn understands that many staff and faculty have been burdened with repayment, creating strains on your mental and financial health. That’s why … Continue reading

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Be in the Know returns for wellness in 2022-2023

On-campus Biometric Screenings to Return in the Fall! Following the successful return to our vibrant campus, Penn renews its commitment to the importance of completing a biometric screening. For the 2022-2023 Be in the Know campaign year, you must complete … Continue reading

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Top 3 Reasons to Bike Penn! Video from Penn Sustainability

Penn’s Bicycle Commuter Reimbursement Program for eligible staff and faculty: In this video, learn how, for benefits-eligible staff and faculty, commuting by bike to Penn can benefit your health, your wallet, and the environment. On YouTube: https://youtu.be/l438Wr92qBo

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