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From Penn's dining hall policies to the Trump administration's appointment of key personnel,  students took to the internet to pen a variety of petitions this year. 
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This third iteration of the travel ban restricts most citizens of Iran, Libya, Chad, Yemen, Somalia, Syria, and North Korea, in addition to some from Venezuela, from entering the U.S.
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Of the full donation, $150 million will fund an endowment which, after five years, will eliminate student loans for Columbia medical students. 
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These eight Penn students raised over $5,000 for the Children’s Literacy Initiative as part of the inaugural Glass Jar Fellowship. 
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David Cohen also serves as the executive vice president of Comcast Corporation, which, if the bill passes, would be able to control the content and speed of certain websites available.
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The book contains five sections including brunch, dinner party, and picnic. Each section includes a forward written by a Penn graduate currently working in the food industry. 
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The Vanguard Group is the second largest institutional shareholder of Sturm, Ruger, and Co., which produced the firearm that was used to kill 26 people in the Texas shooting last month.  
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“I think something that should be avoided is showing films by people who have clearly committed sexual violence,” Engineering sophomore Curie Shim said. 
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The podcast’s first episode aired on Feb. 21 of this year, and 15 episodes have been released so far. 
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More than 180 residents have signed a contract with Solarize Philly to install solar panels on their houses. 
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In this PennDesign class, students come up with a product designed for "speculative worlds" such as a world after a large volcanic eruption or a situation where humans have to migrate to Mars.
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Burke started the "Me Too" campaign on her MySpace page years before it was recently re-introduced by the actress Alyssa Milano as a hashtag. 
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As 2018 approaches, the University continues to face unanswered questions about its investments and how they will hold up against shifting federal guidelines.
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Stephanie McKellop said she will not be teaching so she could focus on exams, but administrators have kept silent on their conclusions on McKellop's controversial teaching technique.
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Heading into 2018, the ASAM program is at a crossroads. Without a director or robust physical space, the ASAM program may not thrive for much longer.
12/09/17 3:47pm
SHS covers free HIV testing, but charges for tests for gonorrhea, syphilis, chlamydia, and herpes, as well as examinations for Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C.
12/08/17 8:00pm
Penn professor Ezekiel Emanuel worked on the ACA as an advisor to Obama, and Thomas Miller co-wrote the 2011 book, “Why Obamacare is Wrong for America.” 
12/08/17 4:52pm
The arrest of the Philadelphia native has sparked a nation-wide discussion on the criminal justice system. 
12/08/17 4:26pm
Five of the 14 students who have died from suicide at Penn since February 2013 have been graduate students. 
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This research falls under Penn's branch of Mobility21, a $14 million federally funded program that aims to ensure safe and efficient transportation.