的 Netter Center is 潘’s central administrative office for community partnership programs, including academically based community service, direct traditional service, 和 community development.
OGCA manages relationships with government 和 community leaders, advocates for policies 和 legislation consistent with the University’s goals, 和 shapes local engagement initiatives.
潘 pledges $100 million to the School District of 费城
University of 潘sylvania President Amy Gutmann, 费城 Mayor Jim Kenney, School Board President Joyce Wilkerson, 和 Superintendent of the School District of 费城 William R. 海特小., announced that 潘 will contribute $100 million to the School District of 费城.了解更多
December 23, 2021
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潘 & 费城
费城—a historic city 和 vibrant cultural center—infuses 潘 with the energy of urban life. 学生, 教师, 和 工作人员 enjoy cultural offerings that include museums 和 galleries, 剧院, 跳舞, 音乐, historical l和marks, 和 the cuisine of renowned chefs.
To fulfill 潘’s commitment to local engagement—an important part of President Amy Gutmann’s 佩恩紧凑的2022—潘 collaborates with local communities on many bold initiatives. 潘 seeks to promote safe neighborhoods, attract 和 support area businesses, encourage homeownership, 和 improve public education. 的 Netter Center for Community Partnerships oversees a powerful array of projects 和 programs, with multiple initiatives to improve West 费城 education, including developing early childhood reading 和 math skills, raising interest in science, 和 bridging the digital divide. Other programs include Community 艺术 Partnership, which place an artist-in-residence in the West 费城 schools, supports after-school programs, 和 fund a 潘-West 费城 arts exchange called the Foundation.
In the spirit of 潘's commitment to putting knowledge to use, 许多学生, 教师, 工作人员, 和 alumni contribute time to these initiatives. A broad range of undergraduate 和 graduate Academically Based Community Service courses combine intellectual learning with active involvement.