The Dean’s Desk

June 28, 2016

Writing Supplement 2016-17

Congratulations on the successful completion of another school year. After working so hard, you deserve a restful summer break! We know you are balancing multiple priorities […]
March 31, 2016

Hurrah, Hurrah

Congratulations to all high school seniors on your college acceptances. You should all feel a great sense of pride and accomplishment. To our newest Quakers: Penn […]
March 30, 2016

Before Decision Release

We are near the end of the 2015-16 admissions cycle. Penn received a record breaking number of applications – nearly thirty-nine thousand. In this increasingly competitive […]
March 4, 2016

Campus Dialogue

On a recent Sunday afternoon I was sitting on one of two buses coming back from the University of Pennsylvania’s Posse-Plus Retreat (PPR) with a group […]