Penn Ends Outsourcing Deal

The University of Pennsylvania has scrapped the remainder of an outsourcing contract with the Trammell Crow Company that once was considered to be among the most sweeping in higher education.

Penn and Trammell Crow agreed last month that the Dallas-based company would no longer supervise campus construction projects or the buying, selling, and leasing of off-campus property. Those were the final functions left for the company at Penn.

The 10-year agreement signed by the