The new proposal is designed to quell the concerns of those opposed to the demolition of the 150-year-old mansion. It will not require the demolition of the building.
Penn has requested that a lawsuit against a former Penn Med employee who that she was fired because of her race and sexually harassed be moved to federal court.
‘Twas the night before listings, when all through the house, All the creatures were stirring, including the mouse.
So you’re looking for a house. Glad to hear you want to live off campus — the college houses are convenient and have nice amenities (and lots of free food), but nothing compares to the independence of your own space, with no RAs or hall neighbors to bother you.
The Statesman aims to broaden discourse on campus to include right-leaning perspectives.
Despite low turnout at the ballots on Tuesday, Democrats prevailed across the board.
Penn and 11 other Philadelphia institutions of higher education commissioned the report, which touts the universities’ $850 million contribution in taxes and donations to city organizations.
Both faculty and students are experiencing holdups in research projects because of the shutdown.
This week, they held a phonebanking event for Cory Booker, the mayor of Newark running for Senate.
State Treasurer and 1989 Wharton MBA recipient Rob McCord threw himself into the 2014 Pennsylvania Governor’s race on Tuesday, ending months of speculation about a potential run.
The school system is millions of dollars short of being able to meet its obligations this year, and that has forced schools to make cuts to staff and extracurricular programs.
Without an additional $6.5 billion in funding over the next 10 years, SEPTA will cut more than half of regional rail lines and convert trolleys to buses.
Several Democrats lining up to challenge Republican Tom Corbett in 2014 have Penn connections and will visit campus sometime this semester.
The Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement issues 39 citations to minors at the two-day Made in America music festival in Philadelphia.
Officers will be dressed in both plainclothes and uniforms.
In a 7-1 ruling delivered by Justice Anthony Kennedy, the Supreme Court ordered that Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin be reheard by a lower court because the fifth circuit court of appeals failed to “hold the University to the demanding burden of strict scrutiny” in its original decision.
This year’s municipal primary election on May 21 will determine each party’s candidate in the Nov. 5 general election.
Penn’s yield this year increased about one percentage point to 64.3 percent, the highest since 2007.
Of the 3,785 applicants admitted this admissions cycle, 2,432 have already indicated their intention to enroll, surpassing the school’s target class of 2,420, Dean of Admissions Eric Furda said.
While 31 students were cited Thursday night of Spring Fling weekend by state police officers, the citations did not continue during the two days of official Fling activities.
According to Vice President for Public Safety Maureen Rush, 31 citations were issued at two off-campus parties on Thursday night by the Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement.