Join TIP for our Annual Spring Gathering! June 8, 2017 – Posted in: Uncategorized

The Teachers Institute of Philadelphia (TIP) is pleased to invite you to our annual Spring Gathering, which will be held on May 30, 2017, 4:30-6:00 PM in the Golkin Room of Houston Hall at the University of Pennsylvania. At the Spring Gathering, the TIP community will reflect on a successful year of teaching, learning, and leading. Four Fellows will speak to their experiences in Spring 2017 seminars: “A Survey of Contemplative Practices across the World’s Religions” led by Dr. Deven Patel; “Is There Any Life in the Worlds Beyond Our Own?” led by Dr. Masao Sako; “That’s My Song!: Musical Genre as Social Contract” led by Dr. Guthrie Ramsey; and “What is the Earth Made of?” led by Dr. Reto Gieré. We will also hear remarks on the growth of TIP by Director Edward Epstein. To RSVP to the Spring Gathering, please send TIP an email, at We hope to see you there!