Author Archives: Technojoy

Philo: Tour the Mormon Temple!

The Philomathean Society has arranged a tour of the newly constructed Temple of the Latter Day Saints. After half a decade of construction and $200,000,000, this is an exceptionally rare opportunity; upon its dedication on September 18th, only Mormons are … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Leave a comment

Philograd 2016

Another year in Philo Halls, we bid farewell to the Class of 2016. Photography as usual began promptly and barely at 5:30ΦST. After an Ethiopian dinner in West Philadelphia, we descended back up to Philo Halls where Heather Tang ’19 … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Leave a comment

Spring Senior Member Reception

Descend on Philo Halls for our annual Spring Senior Member Reception on Saturday, May 14, 2016 from 12pm – 4pm! No RSVP is necessary for the phun, just make sure to enter College Hall through the East Entrance near Phisher … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Leave a comment

Philomathean Homecoming 2015

Philomathean Halls will be open on November 7th from 12pm to 6 pm for Homecoming Weekend. We welcome all Members and their guests to come to the halls for High Tea, a light meal, and conversation with the Junior Members. … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Leave a comment

Meeting the Fifth

There may be as many weathered bricks from 34th to 40th street as there are Ben Franklin statues in Philadelphia, but that doesn’t mean Penn’s institutional mortar was always what it is today. Come learn about the defining decades of … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Leave a comment

NSO Fall 2015

Hop on aboard the insulin train, for it’s CHOO CHOO for CHOCOLATE! The Philomathean Society is kicking off its fall schedule during New Student Orientation by converting itself into the Philo Choco Factory filled to the brim with cupcakes, chocolates, … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Leave a comment

Philograd 2015

After a tumultuous year in Philo Halls, we bid farewell to the Class of 2015 and welcomed fourteen new Senior Members! Exercises began promptly at 5:30ΦST, followed by a dinner. In the sweltering heat we reconvened in Philo Halls. The … Continue reading

Posted in Events, News | Leave a comment

Fill Out Our Alumni Survey!

Are you a Senior or Nominal member? Make sure you’ve filled out our survey so that we can include you in our bicentennial history, to be published this fall! Fill it out here

Posted in Events | Leave a comment

Celebrating 200 Years of Philo On October 4-5, 2013, the Philomathean Society will celebrate our bicentennial anniversary. We invite you to join us in celebrating two centuries of raising hell with our brains. For more information on bicentennial events, please … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Leave a comment

Announcing Annual Oration 2013: Dr. Richard Dawkins

Date: March 12, 2013 Time: 6:30 PM Location: Irvine Auditorium, 3401 Spruce Street We’re excited to announce our 2013 Annual Oration speaker, Richard Dawkins. Richard Dawkins is the former Charles Simonyi Professor of the Public Understanding of Science at Oxford … Continue reading

Posted in Annual Oration, Events | 1 Comment