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02/12/18 6:30pm
Graduate students received permission in December 2017 from the Philadelphia National Labor Relations Board to hold an election deciding whether or not they will form a union. 
02/13/18 11:39pm
This Valentine's Day, The Daily Pennsylvanian photo department talked to six married couples who met on campus. The result is the story of love at Penn before the age of Tinder.
02/13/18 9:37pm
Maintaining its No. 4 spot for the second year, Philadelphia was out-romanced by Boston — who took the No. 1 spot for the second year — and Atlanta and Austin. 
02/13/18 9:28pm
The program was announced after the Campus Conversation, at the same time Penn announced it would hire five new staff at the Counseling and Psychological Center.
02/13/18 9:14pm
The Glee Club is working with Penn KDSAP, or Kidney Disease Screening and Awareness Program, to help fund free health screenings in medically-underserved communities in Philadelphia.
02/13/18 6:34pm
Following allegations of sexual misconduct against 1963 College graduate and former trustee Steve Wynn, Penn removed his name from Wynn Commons and revoked his honorary degree.
02/12/18 10:41pm
Justice Ginsburg offered glimpses into her years in the legal profession and weighed in on contemporary issues such as the #MeToo movement, the national political climate, and her aspirations for future generations.
02/12/18 10:14pm
There is still no replacement for Banks-Crosson, but Associate Vice Provost for Student Affairs Hikaru Kozuma has temporarily assumed Banks-Crosson’s responsibilities.
02/12/18 11:40pm
Traffic lights went dark at 34th and Market streets, 38th and Walnut streets, 39th and Walnut streets, 40th and Walnut streets, 34th and Chestnut streets, and 38th and Chestnut streets. 
02/11/18 11:55pm
Philip J. Deloria is currently teaching a graduate seminar on Native American historiography, and will begin teaching an undergraduate introductory course on Native American studies next semester. 
02/11/18 10:33pm
“For an hour or an hour and a half, just meet some people, get your mind off school, just have some fun stabbing each other," said Wharton sophomore and club co-founder Max Norleans.
02/11/18 9:22pm
Penn's Vice Provost of Global Initiatives  Ezekiel Emmanuel will receive the one-million dollar prize at an award ceremony being held at Tel Aviv University on May 6.  
02/11/18 8:51pm
Sarah Hughes, a Penn Law Student and former Olympic skater, is in South Korea after being  nominated to the Presidential Delegation for the Winter Olympics.  
02/11/18 8:28pm
“I think it's wonderful to see the manifestation of a couple that can have fun together especially while doing academically-rigorous work," said Jennifer Beatty, a Penn graduate who knows the couple. 
02/11/18 7:52pm
A Faculty Inclusion Report reported that in 2016 women made up 18.6 percent of the Engineering faculty, but current data indicates it has dropped to 16.7 percent.
02/11/18 6:52pm
At the beginning of this month, Penn announced it would revoke the honorary degree granted to Bill Cosby, who has been accused by over 50 women of sexual misconduct.
02/11/18 6:23pm
Penn's Climate Action Plan 2.0 was enacted in 2009 to promote green living on Penn’s campus with an emphasis on climate conservation.
02/11/18 5:05pm
He will replace the university’s first woman president, Drew Gilpin Faust, who will be stepping down after 11 years, effective July 1, 2018.
02/11/18 4:47pm
“Blaze wouldn’t want us to stop because of him. He was very thoughtful,” Penn Appétit Culinary Director and College sophomore Jennifer Higa said.
02/11/18 3:44pm
In addition to the logistical changes, the food hall will boast new offerings, including a cafe, a pizza station, and a Mongolian grill — named Ivy Leaf, Pi, and Locust Wok, respectively.