Staff Editorials

07/21/11 3:12am

Editorial | Ivy League concussions

We commend the Ivy League for setting restrictions on potentially harmful football practices, creating a safer playing field for athletes.
07/14/11 4:19am

Editorial | Gutmann and ghostwriting

The Project on Government Oversight wrongly asked President Barack Obama to remove Amy Gutmann as chairwoman of the Bioethics Commission.
07/07/11 3:20am

Editorial | Extending neutrality

We commend the University for extending gender-neutral housing to freshmen.
06/23/11 4:53am

Editorial | A Spruce Street challenge

The new Tranplant House is in a central campus location — students must respect the needs of the Tranplant House’s residents
06/09/11 3:25am

Editorial | Hurrah, Beer Week

Philadelphia Beer Week highlights Philadelphia's history and culture.
06/02/11 2:42am

Editorial | CAPS’ tech potential

Counseling and Psychological Services should use online diagnostics to help students and to alleviate pressure on the department.
05/26/11 3:03am

Editorial | The MBA gender gap

Wharton has led peer schools in female enrollment in MBA programs, but it still has not achieved an equal gender ratio.
04/26/11 5:20am

Cheers and Jeers | Spring 2011

Read a list of the best and the worst things that happened at Penn this semester in The Daily Pennsylvanian’s semiannual recap.
04/22/11 8:04am
The response the community has shown over the past few days signifies that we are capable of confronting difficult issues rarely addressed on a campus-wide scale.
04/18/11 4:45am

Editorial | Meaningless sections

While the controversial Fling seating policy was intended to increase the safety of concertgoers, it was ultimately ineffective in achieving its goal.
04/15/11 12:58am

Editorial | Previewing Fling

Spring Fling is both a fantastic and ill-fated time for prospective students to visit campus during Penn Preview Days.
04/14/11 4:55am

Editorial | A teachable moment

Let’s use Yale’s Title IX investigation to discuss the issue of sexual misconduct at Penn and at college campuses nationwide.
04/13/11 4:40am

Editorial | Prep for the future

The Grad Prep Academy is a great way of addressing the lack of diversity among college faculty and should be replicated at other universities.
04/12/11 5:05am

Editorial | A genetic history

Penn’s gene-therapy program has come a long way since its inception more than 20 years ago and forged the path for many innovative breakthroughs.
04/11/11 4:53am

Editorial | Half-baked changes

Penn's modifications to the dining plan program do nothing to address the problems underpinning the structure of the program.
04/08/11 4:20am

Editorial | Not worth the wait

We’re pleased with the smaller size of the waitlist for Penn’s Class of 2015 — down from 3,500 students two years ago to 2,400 this year.
04/05/11 8:26am

Joke issue: Editorial | ‘DP’ drinking game

As a sequel to our 2011 State of the Union Drinking Game, here’s another drinking game to make your daily perusal of the ‘DP’ a little more exciting.
04/04/11 5:38am

Editorial | Decreased diversity

On April 4, the DP published an editorial based on incorrect data. The article has been retracted.
03/29/11 4:49am

Editorial | Our UA endorsements

The Daily Pennsylvanian announces its endorsements for Undergraduate Assembly president and vice president.
03/28/11 5:15am

UA candidate guest columns

Presidential and vice presidential hopefuls write about their visions for student government, what they can offer the student body and why you should vote for them.