About Under The Button

Under the Button is Penn’s humor site! Every day UTB delivers fresh, humorous perspectives on things relevant to the Penn student body, and highlights the often-ridiculous nature of the Penn experience. We do it all: coverage of made-up startups (aren't they all?), an Oz Christmas playlist, thought-provoking op-eds, the only balanced Joe Biden content you'll find around here, and so much more.



David Akst (akst@underthebutton.com)

Design Director

Samantha Sedor


Amanda Nart

Gena Basha

Kasra Khadem

Mackenzie Lukas

Meredith Mitchell (abroad)

Seth Fein

Sophie Trotto (social chair)


Adam Eldefrawy

Alessandro Consuelos

Alex Xu

Allen Zhu

Anthony Lagana

Becky Molinoff

Charlie Sosnick

Elizabeth Beugg

Jonah Weinbaum

Josh Ogunleye

Karman Cheema

Lauren Sorantino

Lea Eisenstein

Lila Gutstein

Mia Vandermeer

MJ Kang

Natalia Joseph

Needhi Mehta

Sam Tolbert

Seyoung Kim

Shoshi Wintman

Srinivas Mandyam

Sue Park

Young Lee