As the Executive Director of the Women's Law Project, Tracy has been involved in landmark women’s rights court cases fighting for issues such as abortion rights.
Amber Hikes, a 2008 graduate of the School of Social Policy & Practice, said her experience as a social worker is rooted in her education in University City.
“Common goals, common decency, common party — that’s what we’re trying to promote,” said College junior Nicole Rubin, one of the group’s leaders.
This event is the first of its kind that students have seen. It comes after four Penn students have died in the span of two months.
While many professors have chosen to incorporate mental health resources into their syllabi, it is not mandated for them to do so. The UA is working with the Faculty Senate to change that.
Ciccariello-Maher, an associate professor of politics and global studies, tweeted in December last year, “All I want for Christmas is white genocide,” causing a viral uproar.
“We first needed to find out the personal situation of each of our faculty collaborators and their students, as well as the physical state of the university."
Penn Effective Altruism said they decided to host the biomedical gerontologist because his research "is not just the stuff of science fiction."
Engineering junior Johnathan Chen said he genuinely wants Amazon to set up its headquarters here, in part because he wants a job at the tech company.
Justin Hamano, a third-year law student, had roles on Lambda Law and the University of Pennsylvania Law Review.
The event's star-studded guest list was a "major institutional statement in support of the LGBT community at Penn," said an alumni.
Wharton senior Henry Rogers is the third Penn student to die this semester.
Brett Cooper, who was slated to graduate in 2018, died in his off-campus residence, the University announced in an email.
The Trump administration has placed several key aspects of the ACA at risk such as the ability for individuals to remain on their parents' health care plans until they reach the age of 26.
"When you get angry, you get sh*t done," said Phil Yu, the creator of the Asian-American news and culture blog Angry Asian Man.
“If it happened on-campus, off-campus, abroad, none of that is relevant to me,” said Penn’s sexual violence investigative officer Deborah Harley.
“It’s a very bold flavor,” Vice Provost for Global Initiatives Ezekiel Emanuel said. “As we like to say, it’s not for people who like heavy sugar, milk chocolate. This a real dark chocolate.”
College junior Kara Dang, who had over $1,000 of clothes stolen from her dorm, said the Harnwell College House's notification emails on the thefts haven't fully conveyed its severity.
Speech/Acts, the current exhibition at the ICA, features the work of artists inspired by black experimental poetry.
This announcement comes after several recent changes in the University administration.