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04/22/18 11:22pm
On March 28, Penn introduced a new policy banning all sexual relations between undergraduate students and faculty members.
04/22/18 10:10pm
Daniel Sundheim, a 1999 Wharton graduate who is the former chief investment officer at the Viking Global Investors, donated $3 million to the museum. 
04/22/18 9:12pm
April 12: An 18-year old woman was issued a citation for underage drinking on the 200 block of 41st St., around 11:45 p.m.
04/22/18 8:27pm
One of the only groups to see a significant increase in funding was the Social Planning and Events Committee, allocated $1 million, marking a $70,000 increase from this past year. 
04/22/18 7:13pm
The Wharton Dean’s Undergraduate Advisory Board began the program in 2015 and grants up to $300 per project for students to explore their interests throughout the course of the semester.
04/22/18 6:01pm
This comes amid a year-long student campaign which also put forth the proposal to instate an online bias reporting form, which administrators say should launch by the end of April.
04/22/18 2:51pm
This year’s Time list of 100 most influential figures also included 1968 Wharton graduate and President Donald Trump and 1997 Wharton and College graduate Elon Musk.
04/22/18 2:45pm
Penn Vet professor James Serpell's research suggests a correlation between dogs' aggression and how they are treated by owners.
04/22/18 12:58pm
The movement, sponsored by the Penn Women in Computer Science student organization, aims to “putting a face to these statistics."
04/21/18 2:54pm
As the University investigates which individuals were involved in the pledge video, the chapter will face legal and disciplinary action by the Syracuse Department of Public Safety. 
04/20/18 7:03pm
The yearlong study analyzed online searches related to facial hair and 'facial hair enthusiasm from the women of Philadelphia,' Philly Magazine reported. 
04/20/18 6:22pm
She joins individuals like South Korean President Moon Jae-in, CEO of Apple Tim Cook, and the student leaders of the March for Our Lives movement on the list. 
04/20/18 5:53pm
"We’re not viewing this as a partisan issue," Co-organizer and College freshman Simran Chand said. "It’s a human issue. People are dying on the streets. It’s not about who’s in office."
04/20/18 5:37pm
Earlier this month, 'Creed' star Michael B. Jordan and his co-stars, Sylvester Stallone, and Tessa Thompson were spotted in various locations across Philadelphia. 
04/19/18 11:43pm
Referring to Penn as 'Trump University,' the conservative speaker said one reason to vote for Trump was because 'it makes Democrats cry, and their salty, delicious, leftist tears give [him] joy.'
04/19/18 10:06pm
After returning triumphant from the Intercollegiate Championship Tournament in Chicago, Penn's Quiz Bowl team is gearing up for another national tournament at MIT. 
04/19/18 3:32pm
Thousands of Benjamin Franklin’s documents were made available by the Library of Congress for the first time in honor of his death on April 17, 1790.
04/19/18 3:15pm
The bill, named after Tim Piazza who died in a hazing-related incident at Penn State, received unanimous approval from the Pennsylvania Senate, and Governor Wolf has already expressed support for its intentions.
04/19/18 11:46am
The firm purchased the building, located at 22 S. 40th Street, for $2.5 million from mental health care facility and reportedly plans to restore the building to its former glory through $5 million renovations expected to last less than a year.
04/19/18 11:00am
Representatives from several University Council subcommittees also came for this meeting, including the Campus and Community Life Committee, Academic and Related Affairs Committee.