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On Thursday, October 23, staff of the University’s Facilities & Real Estate Services Division and the Philadelphia Orchard Project invite Penn students, staff, faculty and friends to help get the new orchard into the ground. A planting workshop at 1 PM will be followed by a working event where trained Penn and POP staff and volunteers will dig holes and plant the trees and bushes.
A list of media coverage in Penn publications and other news outlets.
On May 14, 2014, with fireworks, a 50-foot banner and a dramatic unveiling in which partner logos were unearthed at the project site at 30th and Walnut Streets, more than 200 dignitaries and guests gathered to mark the groundbreaking of FMC Tower at Cira Centre® South – the final phase in the...
Several Penn building projects and sustainability initiatives have been recognized over the past few months.
FRES Receives Industry Effective and Innovative Practices Award. The University of Pennsylvania Division of Facilities & Real Estate Services has been awarded the 2014 APPA Effective & Innovative Practices Award for “Innovation using Lean Processes at the University of Pennsylvania’s O&...
The start of the Spring 2014 semester marked the completion of the $24.5 million renovation of Penn’s Arts, Research and Culture House (ARCH), the late-Gothic Revival building located at 36th Street and Locust Walk. The ARCH will offer a central location on campus for students to gather, study,...