Engaging the World

Penn Global Seminar Provides Students with Mind-opening Experiences

During spring break, 15 students from the School of Engineering and Applied Science, Wharton School, Management & Technology program, and School of Arts and Sciences traveled to Beijing and Shanghai to learn more about engineering and technology innovations in China. They were there as part of a Penn Global Seminar launched by Penn Engineering and Penn Global in 2017.

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Penn Engineering Helps Bring Water to Rwandan Health Clinic

After two years of planning (including fundraising via a GoFundMe site), including international collaborations, preparation, and program implementation in Gashora, Rwanda, we are pleased to announce that Penn Engineering faculty and students, together with local partners in Rwanda, have successfully brought water from Lake Rumira to the Gashora Health Clinic.

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Learn as you serve; serve as you learn.




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Global and Local Engagement

Penn Engineering’s service learning programs aim to improve human lives through sustainable engineering in all corners of the world. Students have used their engineering skills to provide sanitation infrastructure, prosthetic devices, computing support and meet other critical needs around the globe.

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