Category Archives: Events

Keats and Beats: Leslie Shinn

5:00pm Wednesday, November 19th | Philomathean Hall, 4th Floor College Hall (Please enter by the East Entrance, across from Fisher Fine Arts Library) Leslie Shinn is the coordinator of the College Biochemistry Program and Vagelos Molecular Life Science Program. She … Continue reading

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Afternoon Tea with Ilya Vinitsky (Note day change from Thursday to Friday!)

4:00pm Thursday, November 13th | Philomathean Hall, 4th Floor College Hall (Please enter by the East Entrance, across from Fisher Fine Arts Library) Ilya Vinitsky has been a Professor in the Slavic Languages and Literatures Department at Penn since 2003. … Continue reading

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Meeting the VI: I Like Mike: Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Neo-Liberal Transportation Policy

8:00 PM PhST (8:26 PM) Friday, November 14th | Philomathean Hall, 4th Floor College Hall (Please enter by the East Entrance, across from Fisher Fine Arts Library) Modern American cities have begun to utilize a series of unique tools to … Continue reading

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A Discussion on American Exceptionalism and Foreign Policy with Robert Vitalis

5:00pm Thursday, November 6th | Philomathean Hall, 4th Floor College Hall (Please enter by the East Entrance, across from Fisher Fine Arts Library) From its origins in Manifest Destiny to the neoconservative movement of today, American exceptionalism has long been … Continue reading

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A Reading by Patrick Flanery with the Philomathean Society and the CompLit UAB

5:30pm Wednesday, November 5th | Philomathean Hall, 4th Floor College Hall (Please enter by the East Entrance, across from Fisher Fine Arts Library) Join Philo and the Comparative Literature Undergraduate Advisory Board for a reading by novelist Patrick Flanery. His … Continue reading

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Meeting the V: Financial Frankenstein: Restitching the Post-Recession Economy

8:30pm Friday, October 31st | Philomathean Hall, 4th Floor College Hall (Please enter by the East Entrance, across from Fisher Fine Arts Library) In a dark dark city, there was a dark dark trading floor, and on that dark dark … Continue reading

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Speakgreen: Honoring the Voices of Naturalist Writers and the Modern Land Conservation Ethic

5:30pm Wednesday, October 22nd | Philomathean Hall, 4th Floor College Hall (Please enter by the East Entrance, across from Fisher Fine Arts Library) Join the Penn Environmental Group in collaboration with the Kelly Writers House and the Philomathean Society for … Continue reading

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Solistimum V: Applicants’ Reception

8:30pm Wednesday, October 22nd | Philomathean Hall, 4th Floor College Hall (Please enter by the East Entrance, across from Fisher Fine Arts Library) This will be the final solistimum of the semester, and I hope that you can stop by … Continue reading

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Afternoon Tea with Peter Holquist

4:00pm Friday, October 24th | Philomathean Hall, 4th Floor College Hall (Please enter by the East Entrance, across from Fisher Fine Arts Library)  Peter Holquist has been a history professor at the University since 2006. He works on the history of … Continue reading

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Afternoon Tea with Provost Price

4:00pm Friday, October 17th | Philomathean Hall, 4th Floor College Hall (Please enter by the East Entrance, across from Fisher Fine Arts Library)  Provost Price has been Provost at the University since 2009, and he recently had his term renewed. A … Continue reading

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