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No April 17 Council Meeting

Dear Council Members,

The Steering Committee has canceled the Wednesday, April 17, Council meeting due to the absence of items ready for discussion. The next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, April 24, 4-6 p.m. in Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall.

--Leslie Laird Kruhly, Secretary of University Council

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Summer Course in Materials Science for High School Students

The Penn Materials Research Science and Engineering Center, MRSEC, will accept up to 20 high school juniors from the Delaware Valley for a free coursxe in materials science from July 8-August 2. The Penn Summer Science Initiative (PSSI) combines formal lectures with lab experiments and visits to industrial and academic labs. The course will be taught by Penn faculty and staff of the LRSM. For more information and an on-line application form, go to or e-mail Applications are due by April 26.

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Almanac, Vol. 48, No. 30, April 16, 2002


April 16, 2002
Volume 48 Number 30

Both the School of Arts and Sciences, and the School of Medicine announce the recipients of their annual teaching awards.
Gearing up for Open Enrollment means thinking about how the changes in benefits could influence which medical or dental plan is most cost-effective.
President Judith Rodin protects and defends free speech on campus, reiterating a message from her January 1995 Welcome Back which is still relevant today.
SEAS announces a new Ennis Professor, named for Dr. Alfred Ennis (Moore School '28).

Penn participates in the Franklin Institute Laureates Symposium, hosting four symposia on campus which are open to the University community.