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Faculty Senate Leadership for 2002-2003
The Faculty Senate announces its leadership for this academic year: (left to right) David Hackney is the past chair, Mitchell Marcus is the chair and Lance Donaldson-Evans is the chair-elect. See the Senate's Elected Officers and Committee Members on page 2 along with a Welcome Back message from the new Chair of the Faculty Senate.

Honoring Sadie Tanner Mossell Alexander:

A Role Model for Future Generations of Students

In a tribute to a woman whose lists of personal and professional achievements are unparalleled, the Penn-Assisted School is now officially The Sadie Tanner Mossell Alexander University of Pennsylvania Partnership School. The School Reform Commission passed a resolution in August approving the name. MORE HERE>>

At Penn, Over the Summer . . .

  • Campus Dining Services signed a one-year management contract with Aramark
  • Penn and Trammell Crow Company terminated arrangement
  • ISC announced the implementation of a new authentication method called Kerberos
  • The campus is changing with the completion of Wharton's Jon M. Hunstman Hall
  • GSE will assist three low-performing West Philadelphia elementary schools




Almanac, Vol. 49, No. 2, September 3, 2002


September 3, 2002
Volume 49 Number 2

Penn alumna Sadie Alexander's name will live on at the newly named preK-8 school.
Welcome Back: Messages From the President and From the Senate Chair.
Penn and Trammell Crow have terminated the arrangements they had for management and other services.
The Pottruck Health and Fitness Center opens with tours of the state-of-the-art recreation facility.
ISC unveils a new authentication system for better computer security--out with the PennNet IDs and in with the PennKeys.
Penn has lost eight members of the Penn community over the summer.
The Report of the Working Group on Human Subjects Research in the SocioBehavioral Sciences.
The updated, revised Three-Year Academic Calendar lets you look ahead to 2004-2005.
The Undergraduate Admissions seminars for Penn faculty and staff families are this week--the first one is at 5:15 p.m. today.
The September AT PENN calendar includes a list of the special 9/11 commemorative events that span from morning until evening across the campus.