Penn Dental Department Chair Ricardo Teles, 50, died on Monday

The city’s medical examiner’s office confirmed on Dec. 12 that the death was ruled a suicide, Philly.com reported. 

12/14/17 2:42am
Penn admitted 18.5 percent of early decision applicants — a record-breaking low

Of the early decision applicants accepted this year, 25 percent had a parent or grandparent who had attended Penn and 11 percent are first-generation college students.

12/13/17 7:00pm
The Story of 2017
12/11/17 5:08pm

The Daily Pennsylvanian's review of the most important stories of 2017.