At a panel discussion on race relations and law enforcement Wednesday night, Penn Police was forced to answer to a mistake in protocol whereby a young black boy was handcuffed around a tree after attempting to steal a bike.
College application does not end with clicking the submit button on the Common App. Alumni interview is another procedure most Penn applicants go through.
“Students are pretty nervous about the interviews,” Laurie Weingarten, a Penn alumna and director of One-Stop College Counseling said.
Forty organizations submitted applications for new charter schools to the Charter Schools Office of the School District of Philadelphia, with at least one application coming from every zip code in West Philadelphia.