Reverend Chaz Howard '96 has been named the University of Pennsylvania's first-ever Vice President for Social Equity and Community. In this role, Chaz will oversee programs and initiatives that foster social equality, inclusion, and diversity at Penn through various research and collaborative efforts. This includes designing and overseeing the University’s newly proposed Projects for Progress, a $2 million fund created to support pilot projects on research that addresses social issues and inequities. Chaz has served as the University's Chaplain since 2008 and will continue to serve in this capacity as well. Click here to read the full story.