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Penn's Way 2002 Campaign:

Commitment to Our Community

Week Four Raffle Winners

  1. .2 United Airlines travel certificates -- John Speno, ISC
  2. 5 CDs from WXPN--Robert Puri, Van Pelt Library
  3. 2 1-day passes to the Katz fitness center--Lisa Campeau, ISC
  4. 2 1-hour sessions on the Levy tennis court--Deborah Scott-Womack, VPUL/DASP
  5. 2 tickets to the Penn Relays, Spring 2002--Charles King Jr., Facilities Services
  6. 2 one-hour personal training sessions--Anthony Bozzuto, Business Services
  7. 2 aerobics class passes--Anne Marie DelRossi, AVP/DAR
  8. $20 gift certificate to University Jewelers--Victoria Sicks, Morris Arboretum
  9. Picture frame from the Paper Garden--Patricia Hall, Veterinary School
  10. 2 $10 gift certificates to Houston Market--Cadence Anderson, Wharton

Week Five Raffle Winners

  1. 2 tickets to a performance of the PA Ballet--Jacqueline Jacovini, President's Center
  2. 2 tickets to a performance at International House--Eleanor Rupsis, Business Services
  3. 4 passes to the Please Touch Museum--Mae Barnes, Human Resources
  4. 5 CDs from WXPN--Sean Kennedy, School of Medicine-Anaesthesia
  5. Pair of sunglasses from Modern Eye--Elisavel Aleman, SAS External Affairs/Development
  6. 2 tickets to the African-American Museum--Carolyne Chandler-Krull, ICA
  7. 2 tickets to the Painted Bride--Mary Webster, School of Medicine-BGS
  8. 2 passes to the Academy of Natural Sciences--Val Robinson, VHUP
  9. $10 gift certificate for Pizza Rustica--Ginna Benson, Development/Alumni Relations
  10. $10 gift certificate for Houston Market--Betty Adler, OGC

The winners of the Week Six raffle drawings, and of the grand prize--an Apple iBook--will be published in the January 15 issue. For a list of the previous weekly raffle prizes awarded to-date, see

Almanac, Vol. 48, No. 17, January 8, 2002


January 8, 2002
Volume 48 Number 17

Dr. Jonathan E. Rhoads, provost emeritus and pioneering professor of surgery, leaves a legacy after a life-long career at Penn. Services will be held on January 12.
Dr. Alvin Rubinstein, professor of political science, died December 18 after teaching here for 44 years.
President Judith Rodin welcomes back the Penn community and encourages participation in the MLK celebrations and community service projects.
Penn and other organizations founded by Benjamin Franklin participate in the fourth annual celebration of his life on January 17.
Dr. Susan Fuhrman will be recommended to the Trustees for reappointment as dean of the Graduate School of Education.
Out with FinMIS and in with BEN Financials as Penn rings in the new year as a successful upgrade to a new, web-based purchasing environment is complete.
Procards no longer permitted for purchases from suppliers who are in the new Penn Marketplace; BEN Buys is the new system for placing orders.
Postdoctoral Stipend levels for FY03 are no longer based on NIH guidelines.
The Sexual Harassment Policy is published OF RECORD to familiarize the University community with the resources available for resolving complaints.
Blood Drives this month target faculty, staff and students.
Doctoral students and postdoc fellows interested in pursuing the academic job market are invited to the sixth annual series beginning January 18.
Corrections to the Faculty/Staff Directory are due January 23 so they can be included in the upcoming addendum.
The Penn's Way campaign announces the winners of the week four and week five raffles. Week six winners and the grand prize winner will be in next week.