Penn History

A Brief History of Global Engagement at the University of Pennsylvania

Dealing with Global Engagements: A Historic Overview of the Office of International Programs, 1949 to the present

This exhibit was created by Alison D. Graham, a University Archives Research Fellow during the summer of 2007

Foreign students with John F. Melby, Director of Foreign Students, at a reception and tea for foreign students , 1960
The Office for Foreign Students (1949-1963)
Jack D. Burke with foreign students, Y. Takenaka(Japan) and Rosy Nagi (East Pakistan), 1964
The Office of International Services (1963-1975)
International Mission Statement of the University of Pennsylvania, 1992
The Office of International Programs (1975-present)
Foreign Student Tea, 1964
Study Abroad and Student and Faculty Exchanges/Visits