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  Beth Winkelstein Appointed Vice Provost for Education
 
Beth Winkelstein, professor in the Department of Bioengineering and Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education in the School of Engineering and Applied Science, has been named Vice Provost for Education. The Vice Provost for Education has primary responsibility for undergraduate and graduate education at Penn, developing and implementing policies that promote academic excellence across the University.
 
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  Vijay Kumar Named Dean of Penn Engineering
 
Penn President Amy Gutmann announced that Vijay Kumar will be the next dean of Penn Engineering, effective July 1, 2015. Provost Vincent Price called him a person of "experience and vision." The selection of Dr. Kumar, UPS Foundation Professor, successfully concludes a comprehensive search to find a successor to Eduardo Glandt.
 
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  2015 Penn Engineering Commencement
 


Congratulations to our 2015 Penn Engineering graduates! View our commencement page with photos and livestreamed video from our Undergraduate and Master's ceremonies.

 
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  Danielle Bassett Named 2015 Office of Naval Research Young Investigator
 

Danielle Bassett, Skirkanich Assistant Professor of Innovation with appointments in the Departments of Bioengineering and Electrical and Systems Engineering, is one of 36 college and university faculty selected for the Office of Naval Research's 2015 Young Investigator Program.

 
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Rep Rap 3D Printing Blood Vessel Networks

Bioengineers from the University of Pennsylvania have turned the problem inside out by using a 3D printer called a RepRap to make templates of blood vessel networks out of sugar. Check it out!

The World is Your Classroom

Our students have the opportunity to serve anywhere, from providing Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) outreach activities at the University and in Philadelphia area schools, to serving the needs of communities in Honduras, Cameroon and China using their technological and engineering knowledge.

Undergraduate Clinical Experience

In the course "Clinical Preceptorship in Bioengineering" (BE 400), students receive what few undegraduates in united states ever have the opportunity to experience: a chance to shadow renowned physicians for 10 weeks as they treat patients, perform surgeries, and diagnose disease.