Related Links

The rich intellectual life at Penn finds students engaging in a wide range of area studies centers, performing arts groups, and institutes across campus. The numerous opportunities to experience art, music, and community events throughout Philadelphia also encourage a deep engagement with the wider community while at Penn. Examples are:


  • Center for Africana Studies
  • Price Lab for Digital Humanities at Penn 
  • Latin American and Latino Studies Program
  • The Middle East Center
  • Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies
  • Kelly Writers House
  • Wolf Humanities Center
  • Student Performing Arts
  • The Netter Center


  • Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts
  • Kimmel Center
  • Ars Nova Workshop
  • Painted Bride Art Center
  • World Café Live
  • The Rotunda
  • Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance
  • Opera Philadelphia
  • Bowerbird
  • Tempesta di Mare
  • Philadelphia Viola Society
  • Al-Bustan
  • Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Philadelphia Chamber Music Society
  • Philly Fun Guide
  • Curtis Institute
  • Universty of the Arts

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