Dr. Suzanne Penn was honored at the 2017 Carl Sandburg Literary Award Dinner at the
UIC Forum where she along with 83 other authors were recognized that evening.
Featured in the picture are best selling author Margaret Atwood (far left),
Dr. Suzanne Penn (center), Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel (to Dr. Penn's right)
and emcee Bill Kurtis (far right). Oh, what a night!
Algernon H. Penn, Dr. Suzanne Penn, and Linda Johnson Rice
As featured in the December 2017 issue of Modern Luxury Magazine under Social Scene: "More than 800 guests had the opportunity to hold spirited dinner-table conversations with some of the country's leading authors with ties to Chicago".
Dr. Suzanne Penn was one of 83 featured authors to be honored at the 2017 Carl Sandburg Literary Dinner which was held at the UIC Forum in Chicago.
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Dr Sue along with husband, Algernon H. Penn and the Interim President of Malcom X College, David A. Sanders.
Dr Sue's daughter Jamila Trimuel along with husband Damien Trimuel. Jamila received the "Hidden Figures" award from Rush University. Oh what a night!
Dr. Sue along with her husband Algernon H. Penn at the MacCormac College 2016 Christmas party. Also in attendance were professors Abraham Martinez, Sarah Sears, Susan Torres and Chancellor Alexis Stephens.
Al and Dr Sue recently attended the retirement celebration of UIC's Dr. Barbara Henley, the highest and longest ranking African American educator in the State of Illinois college and university system.
Algernon and Dr. Suzanne Penn attending the Learn 2 Laugh fundraising event sponsored by MacCormac College in Chicago where Dr. Penn is on the faculty teaching Business and Entrepreneurship courses (04/2016).
Al and I had a wonderful time at the University of Illinois' Legacies & Leaders event on April 8th, 2016 as we enjoyed the evening with friends, Dr. JENNIFER BRIER, Director of the Gender and Women's Studies at UIC.
What fun! Dr. Suzanne Penn (center right) attended the University of Illinois Chicago's Board of Visitors holiday meeting of which she is a member. Included in the photo is UIC LAS Dean Astrida Orle Tantillo (center left) and (second to the far right) Chancellor Michael Amiridis.
Host Chancellor Michael Amiridis greeting Dr. Suzanne Penn at the University of Illinois Chicago (UIC) Liberal Arts and Sciences' Board of Visitors holiday meeting of which Dr. Penn is a member.
Algernon and Dr. Suzanne Penn attending the Christmas celebration at MacCormac College in Chicago where Dr. Penn is on the faculty teaching Business and Entrepreneurship courses (12/2015).
Captain of the Norwegian Sky, Dr. Suzanne Penn and Algernon Penn, at the 2015 [email protected], Family and Friends Bahamas Cruise sponsored by Re-create Your Life Learning Center.
Al Penn, Bill Kurtis (Master of Ceremonies) and Dr. Suzanne Penn at the Carl Sandburg Literary Awards Dinner, October 21, 2015.