Gifts in Action

July 1, 2015

In a quest that is crucial to our global future, scientists around the world are racing to find new ways to harness energy.

July 1, 2015

“I see myself in the graduate students,” says Marie Francia Zuckerman, GR’70, who has given to Penn Arts and Sciences’ Graduate Fellowship Fund since 1977. “There’s no age barrier.”

June 11, 2015

Elisabeth Dong C’08, W’08, knows what she says when it comes to having a curious mind. The graduate of the Huntsman Program in International Studies and Business completed four majors at Penn: international studies, French, and political science in the College, as well as business at the Wharton School.

June 11, 2015

When she graduated with a degree in English, Sofia Chang, C’91, didn’t know she’d be leading a global division at a renowned media company, but as she told students at the Robert A. Fox Leadership Program’s Lessons in Leadership, each career experience helped her further define who she was and what she wanted.

October 1, 2014

Alumni help Cinema Studies conference make its Los Angeles premiere.

Just two weeks after the Academy Awards, the Cinema Studies program rolled out the red carpet in Los Angeles to celebrate Penn’s starring role in the film industry.

October 1, 2014

Young alumnus doubles the impact of scholarship gift.

October 1, 2014

Alumni mentors help a new generation of students launch their careers.

October 1, 2014

Graduate alumnus sees fellowship support as an investment in the future.

October 1, 2014

Scholarship donors pass on their passion for the liberal arts.

When Jonathan Cohen, C’92, makes a business decision, he doesn’t look to the latest business bestseller for advice. He looks to the past—the distant past.

March 21, 2014

The School of Arts and Sciences created a video to recognize and celebrate the leadership gifts of Trustee Emeritus P. Roy Vagelos, C’50, Hon’99, and his wife, Diana, parents.