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10th Annual Penn Family Day: October 5

University faculty and staff and their family and friends are invited to the 10th Annual Penn Family Day. To attend, you need a ticket--see instructions below.

Penn Family Tailgate Party, 11 a.m.
North side of Franklin Field between the Stadium & Hutchinson Gym
Children's Special Play Areas--a 25 foot slide and 30 square-foot Moon Bounce
• Super Hoops Electronic Basketball
• Face Painting, Clowns, Balloon Animals
• The Penn Marching Band and Cheerleaders
• Penn Police safety activities and motorcycle demonstration
Ford Motor Company cars on display and discount program details
• Boxed Lunches

Penn Football Game, 12:30 p.m.
Franklin Field
•  Penn vs. Dartmouth

University Museum Activities, 12:30-2:30 p.m.
University of Pennsylvania Museum - 3260 South Street
(Museum hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.)
• PENN Family Day activities for all ages

To get tickets for you and your guests, use the order form in the Penn Family Day brochure sent to University faculty and staff this month via intramural mail.

Note: Faculty and staff need to present a faculty/staff ticket and PENN Card to participate in Tailgate Party activities, receive lunch and attend the football game. Faculty and staff are admitted free, with one guest, to these activities. Additional guest tickets can be purchased for $5 each. The faculty/staff brochure is personalized and request forms are non-transferable.

Go to or contact Human Resources Quality of Worklife Office at or (215) 898-1012.

Almanac, Vol. 49, No. 4, September 17, 2002


September 17, 2002
Volume 49 Number 4

The School of Veterinary Medicine invites the Penn community to celebrate 50 Years of Excellence with an Open House on September 21.
U.S. News & World Report ranks Penn #4 in it's annual Best national Universities survey.
The Penn Humanities Forum dedicates the 2002-2003 lectures, seminars, and exhibitions to the topic of The Book.
New Bioterrorism Legislation affects laboratories and clinical facilities.
Speaking Out about the conservation postcards.
Honors for faculty and staff
The 14th annual Career Conference for graduate students starts on September 17.
The 10th annual Penn Family Day is scheduled for October 5.
Research Roundup: Nurse Shortage; Alternate Tobacco Use; Immune Cells Fight Cancer; Head Start.
The Annual Crime Report from the Division of Public Safety.