Faces of Philanthropy

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  • Philadelphia Impact
  • Leadership
  • Teaching & Learning
  • Faces of Philanthropy
May 13, 2022

Three stories of support underline how giving to Penn GSE is opening doors and bringing hope and opportunity to a new era.

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  • Education Innovation & Entrepreneurship
  • Higher Education
  • Teaching & Learning
  • Faces of Philanthropy
May 13, 2022

A pivotal moment in Penn GSE’s history, the groundbreaking ceremony for the School’s dramatic building expansion marked the start of a project that will fulfill Dean Grossman’s vision of “One Penn GSE.”

Standing from left to right with shovels, Doug Korn, Wendell Pritchett, Pam Grossman, and Philip Chen.
  • Faces of Philanthropy
April 21, 2022

Penn GSE’s much-awaited, major building expansion project officially began on Tuesday, April 19, 2022, with a groundbreaking ceremony attended by about 100 Penn GSE community members and guests.

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  • Education Innovation & Entrepreneurship
  • Faces of Philanthropy
February 21, 2022

Through a strategic and mutually beneficial partnership, the Jacobs Foundation and Penn GSE will advance a shared belief in the transformative power of education.

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  • Education Innovation & Entrepreneurship
  • Higher Education
  • Teaching & Learning
  • Faces of Philanthropy
January 11, 2022

Penn GSE exceeded the largest fundraising goal in its history, dramatically increasing support for priorities across the School.

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  • Race, Equity & Inclusion
  • Teaching & Learning
  • Faces of Philanthropy
December 17, 2021

A transformational new scholarship at Penn GSE will provide significant funding to diversify the nation’s pipeline of teachers and educational leaders and propel work that benefits marginalized populations.

A group of Penn GSE students pose together in the Penn GSE courtyard. The Extraordinary Impact logo is on the bottom of the image.
  • Faces of Philanthropy
July 1, 2021

Penn GSE has surpassed its goal by more than 30 percent with the campaign’s conclusion, dramatically increasing support for priorities across the School.

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  • Philadelphia Impact
  • Education Innovation & Entrepreneurship
  • Teaching & Learning
  • Faces of Philanthropy
May 17, 2021

The largest fundraising effort in Penn GSE’s history is helping the School realize its five priorities and provide learners with the foundation for lifelong opportunity.

Headshots of David Roberts (left) and Doug Korn (right) appear with a boxed headline that says “Harnessing the Power of Education.”]
  • Leadership
  • Faces of Philanthropy
  • Alumni
October 22, 2020

Penn GSE’s new Board of Overseers Chair, Doug Korn, W’84, and his predecessor, David Roberts, W’84, support Dean Grossman’s vision and the School’s work creating opportunity through education.

A logo made of dark blue, light blue, and bright red blocks appears against an ivory background. The logo reads, “Extraordinary Impact: The Campaign for Penn GSE."
  • Education Innovation & Entrepreneurship
  • Teaching & Learning
  • Faces of Philanthropy
October 22, 2020

The largest fundraising campaign in Penn GSE’s history, Extraordinary Impact supports faculty, staff, and students as they create opportunity through education.

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