History

Founded in 1999 through the generosity and vision of Robert A. Fox (C'52) and Penny Fox (ED'53), the Robert A. Fox Leadership Program ("Fox") is dedicated to enriching the Penn undergraduate experience in ways that equip and empower students and recent alumni for present and future leadership roles.

Latest at Fox Leadership

7/15/16 - Fox Leadership International's Research and Service Project on Eldercare in China

2/4/16 - SAS Penn News, Fox Leadership International: Penn Students Following in Franklin's Global Footsteps (VIDEO)

12/14/15 - SAS Penn News Today, PEACE in China featuring FLI's Fellowship Program in Nanjing, China

11/1/15 - Celebrating the Support of Robert and Penny Fox

10/19/15 - SAS Omnia, Penn Program Focuses on Debating Religion and Politics

8/19/15 - SAS Frontiers, A Ten Year Covenant to Serve: Penn's Fox Leadership Program in Post-Katrina New Orleans (VIDEO)

6/1/15 - SAS Omnia, Connecting with China

4/7/15 - SAS Penn News, Penn Connects with China Song by Song (VIDEO)

2/17/15 - Almanac, $5 Million Gift from Robert and Penny Fox Adds Global Dimension to Fox Leadership Program at Penn

2/5/15 - SAS Magazine, New gift from Robert and Penny Fox adds global dimension to Fox Leadership Program at Penn 

9/10/13 – Almanac, New $5 Million Gift: Expanding Fox Leadership Program at Penn

3/2/08- Gazette, $10 million gift for Fox Leadership Program

12/11/07- Almanac, $10 Million to Endow Robert A. Fox Leadership Program from Alumni Robert A. Fox and Penny Grossman Fox

7/1/04- Gazette, Robert A. Fox C’52 and Penny Grossman Fox Ed’53

5/4/99- Almanac, 10 Million to the College: Robert Fox Funds a New Program Including Three Professorships

11/4/13- SAS Magazine, White House Official Cites Fox Leadership Program's Work Fighting Hunger

6/6/13 – SAS Magazine, New Gift from Alumni Robert A. and Penny Grossman Fox Expands Fox Leadership Program at Penn

2/14/12- Almanac, Dr. Dennis DeTurck Awarded Chauvenet Prize

1/17/12- Almanac, National Academy of Public Administration Fellow: Dr. Dilulio

11/15/11- Almanac, USDA Award: Fox Leadership Program

10/4/11- Almanac, 25-Year Club, New Members for 2011: Mr. Charles H. Brutsche

4/27/10- Almanac, Dr. John DiIulio Receives Ira H. Abrams Memorial Award for Distinguished Teaching

4/20/10- Almanac, Dr. John DiIulio Lindback Awards–Non-Health Schools

3/30/10- Almanac, Gesu Spirit Medal: Dr. DiIulio

11/3/09- Almanac, Dennis DeTurck: Robert A. Fox Leadership Professor

11/3/09- SAS Magazine, Dennis DeTurck Named Robert A. Fox Leadership Professor

4/28/09- Almanac, Mary Summers Receives Friars Senior Society Awards

4/28/09- Almanac, “Universities and Disasters: A Katrina Case Study” to Develop “How-To” Guide for “Next Time”

12/16/08- Almanac, Making History: The Campaign for Penn

12/16/08- Almanac, UURC Award Recipient Mary Summers; A Match Made at Penn – Big Brothers Big Sisters

9/16/08- Almanac, Service Nation Leadership Council

4/15/08- Almanac, Dr. Kettl: John Gaus Award

2/26/08 – Almanac, Donald F. Kettl: Robert A. Fox Leadership Professor

2/19/08- Almanac, National Award for General Community Service

2/5/08- Almanac, Council Coverage: Penn Leads the Vote

10/2/07- Almanac, Hosting World Food Day Program — "Expanding Food Access: A Fresh Food Agenda for Philadelphia"

5/2/06- Almanac, Fox Leadership Program Brings Students and Staff to the Gulf for an Alternate Spring Break

9/2/02- Gazette, Lessons in Leadership: Giving students the skills and ethical compass to prevent future Enrons.

4/8/02- Gazette, Fox Leadership Programs Brings World-Class Leaders to Students

2/20/01- Almanac, Dr. Rodin: Fox Leadership Professor & Interim Director

2/6/01- Almanac, John DiIulio to D.C.

12/22/99- Gazette, Award of Merit: Robert A. Fox C’52

10/19/99- Almanac, Frederic Fox Chair: Dr. DiIulio