March 1, 2019Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts Announces its 2019/20 Dance Season
In the 19/20 season, the Annenberg Center and NextMove Dance create a special retrospective celebrating their exciting tradition of bringing the best in dance to Philadelphia. They will showcase beloved audience favorites and look to the future of dance in all its forms.
February 27, 2019Pinning Positivity: Student Creates ‘Affirmation Tree’ to Promote Self-love
College senior Elana Burack created the project, a wire tree with self-affirming messages hanging on leaf-shaped notecards, to encourage positive-self reflection among students.
February 27, 2019Egypt on Display
During its Building Transformation Project, the Penn Museum is opening a new Ancient Egypt exhibition to display artifacts and highlight their conservation.
February 27, 2019PennDesign Renamed After Fashion Icon Stuart Weitzman
PennDesign has been renamed the University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design in honor of the fashion icon and Wharton alumnus' lifetime commitment and support to Penn.
February 25, 2019Penn Sophomore Claire Sliney’s Film Wins Oscar
University of Pennsylvania sophomore Claire Sliney’s film Period. End of Sentence won an Academy Award for best documentary short subject. Period follows a group of girls and women in a rural village outside New Delhi who fight back against India’s deeply rooted stigma surrounding menstruation. Sliney, a Los Angeles native, has been involved in the project since her freshman year in high school at the Oakwood School.