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DPS Spring Commendation Ceremony

On, Wednesday, April 5th, at the Smilow Center for Translational Research, DPS held our Spring Commendation Ceremony.  The Division of Public Safety, in collaboration with the Undergraduate Assembly (UA) and the Graduate and Professional Student Assembly (GAPSA), honored members of DPS, our safety partners Allied Universal, the University City District, the Philadelphia Police Department and members of the Penn Community, for their dedication, commitment and outstanding service.

Vice President for Public Safety and Superintendent of Penn Police, Maureen S. Rush led the ceremony which included remarks by Executive Vice President Craig Carnaroli, the swearing-in of two new Penn Police officers, and a presentation to Captain Joe Fischer.

The UA and GAPSA, represented by Presidents Kat McKay and Gaurav Shukla presented awards to Public Safety members who were nominated by members of the student body for their kindness and support for Penn students. The graduating members of MERT were recognized for their dedication by Chief of Fire and Emergency Services, Gene Janda.

Thank you to all who attended this spirited event.

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