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Strategic Plan Open Forum: Rescheduled

The Open Forum on the Strategic Plan that was originally scheduled for today will be held Monday, January 28, in room 200 College Hall from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Provost Robert Barchi and EVP John Fry will summarize where they are in the planning process and solicit additional input from the University community. The new Strategic Plan builds on The Agenda for Excellence (Almanac May 1, 2001) which is available online at There are 14 strategic planning committees; they have submitted draft reports which will soon be finalized and a draft of the new document will be published in Almanac.

Almanac, Vol. 48, No. 18, January 15, 2002


January 15, 2002
Volume 48 Number 18

Jim Lehrer, an award-winning journalist from PBS, will deliver the commencement address at Penn on May 13.
A newly created endowed chair at CHOP is in memory of one endocrinologist and will be held by another endocrinologist, a long-time Penn faculty member.
The Open Forum on the Strategic Plan, originally scheduled for today, will be held on Monday, January 28 in 200 College Hall.
The Senate Committee on the Economic Status of the Faculty issues their annual report which has countless comparisons and conclusions.
A memorial service will be held today for a Wharton junior who died over the winter break.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday for a staff couple who both died over break.
The Penn's Way Campaign concludes its weekly drawings and has named a grand prize winner for the iBook.