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For the Huntsmans and Trumps, the president's decision this week is the latest linkage between the two, illustrious Penn families, who over their decades of interaction with the University have shown noted points of contrast. 
21 hours ago
Paul Sniegowski is an avid biker known among colleagues and students for his friendliness and sense of humor.
07/19/17 2:30pm
You might have seen fifth-year Ph.D student Alex Burka walking around campus with his “Proton Pack” — a large orange backpack equipped with sensors that collect information from various surfaces. This is why. 
07/19/17 8:53am
Employees praised Penn Medicine's culture, which values hard work, intelligence and playfulness. 
07/19/17 1:31am
Huntsman previously served as ambassador to Singapore and China, as well as a Republican candidate for president in 2012 and governor of Utah before then. 
07/18/17 1:59pm
Lauren Sallan, the Martin Meyerson assistant professor of Interdisciplinary Studies, is on the front lines of studying the causes of extinction-level events. 
07/17/17 5:14pm
Raxx Vintage offers men’s and women’s clothing from the 1960s through the 1990s. Store manager Lauren Saslow said merchandise would be made a little more preppy to appeal to Penn students. 
07/17/17 4:55pm
Plans for the grant include: renovating exhibition spaces and Harrison Auditorium, as well as rethinking public programming. 
07/14/17 5:45pm
The most recent such ranking, published by MONEY, a magazine part of Time, Inc., listed Penn 27th on a list of the 711 "best colleges for your money."
07/13/17 11:46pm
The student called 911, prompting DPS to send a UPennAlert to the university community at 8 p.m. and a subsequent all-clear message at 8:23 p.m. 
07/13/17 10:25pm
On Campus Recruiting, also known as OCR, refers to the period where companies send representatives to Penn's campus to interview students for post-graduate jobs and summer internships. 
07/11/17 5:17pm
A New York Times piece from 2011 called Herbert Hovenkamp “the dean of American antitrust law.”
07/11/17 4:55pm
The classroom, which is a hub for many biology students, will see changes to its infrastructure and IT system.
07/05/17 8:50pm
Later this week, the House of Representatives will vote on a bill that will restore state funding to the veterinary school 
07/05/17 8:41pm
The petition, which had collected 131 signatures by Wednesday evening, was created by rising Engineering sophomore and web developer for The Daily Pennsylvanian Colby Cox.
07/05/17 8:26pm
Some students said details of the transition from the Fresh Grocer to Acme hasn't been communicated clearly by the administration. 
07/05/17 5:26pm
A groundbreaking physicist with over 200 scientific papers published throughout his career, Burstein was 99 years old and is survived by his wife, three daughters and two grandchildren. 
07/04/17 11:28pm
Throughout the ten-week program, participants interact with various business leaders such as the CEO of Google Israel Meir Brand and the general manager for Uber Israel Yoni Greifman. 
07/04/17 11:04pm
Kelly Writers House Faculty Director Al Filreis, who has been teaching the selective seminar since it started in 1999, predicts that the class featuring the 2018 fellows will be “outrageously good."
06/30/17 12:03pm
President Trump said in a June 16 memo that he plans to continue the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which protects "dreamers" — individuals who entered the United States as children.