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Here’s What Was Accomplished at Penn’s Pennovation Center This Year

It’s been a little more than a year since the University of Pennsylvania opened up the Pennovation Center, a 58,000 square-foot innovation hub on its […]

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Comcast-Pennovation Challenge Winners Want to Upgrade Philly’s Bridges

Back in November, Comcast and the University of Pennsylvania announced the Comcast-Pennovation Challenge, a joint initiative out of Penn’s Center for Innovation (PCI) that motivated teams of students to develop Internet of […]

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Common Threads in This Year’s Rouse Award Residential Finalists

The Urban Land Institute Philadelphia District Council announced the finalists for this year’s Willard G. “Bill” Rouse Awards for Excellence last week, and five of […]

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Pennovation Wins Honor for Preservation

The architectural team that transformed a Grays Ferry paint laboratory into an idea laboratory has received a high honor from the Preservation Alliance for Greater […]

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Gov. Wolf Impressed by Tech at Philly’s Pennovation Center

Funding the state’s entrepreneurs is one part of Governor Wolf’s new budget proposal for Pennsylvania, and he made a stop in Philly on Wednesday to […]

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How the Sharing Economy Is Changing Office Space

Two booms taken together turned Center City Philadelphia from a somewhat sleepy place at night with a buzz-cut of a skyline to a vibrant, round-the-clock […]

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U-City Named Hottest Tech Submarket in Nation

Those shiny new buildings rising in University City are not only turning it into Philadelphia’s second downtown — they’re making it the nation’s hottest submarket for […]

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Hershey’s Is First to Sign on to Pennovation Center

Things are going to be a little chocolatey on the banks of the Schuylkill River. Today Penn announced that the Hershey Company — yes, the candy […]

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Penn Unveils Stunning Designs for the Pennovation Center

If it’s one thing we’ve learned covering the real estate scene in Philly it’s this: don’t sleep on Penn. Why? Because just when you finally […]

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Architect’s Newspaper Features Penn’s South Bank

The University of Pennsylvania’s ambitious South Bank project — which includes the “Pennovation Center” — recently appeared in the Architect’s Newspaper with renderings that showcased […]

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Morning Headlines: Pennovation Center a Second Step Toward an Innovation District?

Once a 23-acre industrial site belonging to the DuPont Company, the building space at 34th and Grays Ferry Ave. is now the University of Pennsylvania’s […]