Amy Gutmann

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Penn Prez Amy Gutmann Moves Holiday Party to Annenberg Center

Penn president Amy Gutmann’s annual holiday “study break” party at her house last year was most notable for a “die-in” staged by several student groups […]

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Penn Cracks Nation’s Top 10 in Private Donations

The University of Pennsylvania ranked seventh among private U.S. colleges in private giving in 2014, according to the Chronicle of Higher Education. Penn garnered $483,569,483 […]

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The Real Reason Penn’s Tuition Is Going Up Again This Year

Penn has just announced that the cost of its undergrad tuition will go up by 3.9 percent this year. This is the sixth year in […]

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Penn’s Gutmann Criticized for “Die-In” Pose

When protesters invaded Penn President Amy Gutmann’s holiday party Monday night, she made a snap decision: She joined them in a “die-in” — a protest […]

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Protesters Invade Penn President’s Party

Amy Gutmann, caught off guard by protesters at Holiday Party, joins die-in. — Daily Pennsylvanian (@dailypenn) December 10, 2014 Protesters took over Penn President […]


Penn President Amy Gutmann Is 4th Highest-Paid in Nation

Penn President Amy Gutmann is the fourth highest-paid president of a private United States university, according to an analysis released by The Chronicle of Higher […]

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ThinkFest Recap: Amy Gutmann on Penn’s Future

Penn President Amy Gutmann was on the ThinkFest Main Stage just now, interviewed by TV anchor Jim Gardner about her institution’s future. We’ll super-size this […]

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ThinkFest Preview: Amy Gutmann Discusses Penn’s Next Decade With Jim Gardner

Now in her 10th year as president of the University of Pennsylvania, Amy Gutmann has a decade of educational, institutional, and civic accomplishments behind her: […]

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Malala Yousafzai Receives Liberty Medal

Tuesday night at the National Constitution Center, nearly 1,500 people gathered to honor a young girl, Malala Yousafzai, with the Liberty Medal. Yousafzai stood up […]

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Penn President Dances ‘Gangnam Style’ at Graduation, for Some Reason

Penn celebrated its 258th commencement yesterday, and Amy Gutmann — the school’s president — decided to do the “Gangnam Style” dance during her address. Sure, why […]

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One of Us: Amy Gutmann

I am … a Jewish-American, first-generation college graduate, president of one of the world’s finest universities, and proud Philadelphian. I’ve lived in Philadelphia for … […]