The Dean’s Desk

September 9, 2019
Skyline of Center City Philadelphia from campus

3 Things You NEED to Know About the College Search Process

As exciting as it is to begin considering the future, the college-search process can still be a bit stressful. Even with the many high points, you […]
August 28, 2019
Glass inside Fisher Fine Arts Library

Convocation 2019

In front of College Hall on a beautiful late summer evening, the class of 2023 convened before their first day of classes at Convocation. I offered […]
March 28, 2019
Top of College Hall through a tree

Support, Collaboration and Empathy

Later today, we will release our admission decisions for the Penn class of 2023. Over the past weeks and months, my colleagues and I have read […]
February 4, 2019
Students walking down locust walk on a busy day

Penn Admissions Celebrates School Counselors!

At all times of the year, but especially during National School Counseling Week, my colleagues and I offer our sincere gratitude for our college counseling partners […]