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11/08/17 8:54pm
The Division of Public Safety and the Vice Provost for University Life have begun hosting hourlong sessions every Friday at 11 a.m. to address student concerns. 
11/08/17 7:57pm
From Oct. 1 to Oct. 3, Penn students studying abroad in Barcelona were evacuated out from the city to Peñíscola, a town south of Catalonia.
11/08/17 7:08pm
Several students say this warning can add to their stress, particularly during a personal crisis, but administrators say most who receive this message are never actually banned from OCR. 
11/08/17 2:33pm
This is not the first time PennDesign has taken steps to reinvigorate Philadelphia’s urban landscape. 
11/07/17 11:05pm
These treatment teams are reshuffled every three years, sometimes forcing students to switch from their CAPS psychiatrists.
11/07/17 10:15pm
“People don’t consider that refugees had a full and vibrant life before they became refugees. This experience of being a refugee isn’t all that they are. They’re so much more than that.”
11/07/17 9:55pm
Krasner, who has no prior experience as a prosecutor, beat Republican Beth Grossman, a former Democrat and assistant district attorney. 
11/07/17 8:14pm
Students said they were influenced by Harvard University’s Q-Guide, a resource launched this fall that provides reviews and comments about different student clubs. 
11/07/17 7:43pm
“People can’t agree on facts," College senior Nicholas Hagemann said. "At the end of the debate, they are just saying ‘Your facts are wrong.’”  
11/07/17 4:15pm
Kelly McCoy, a 2017 Lehigh graduate, organized a petition signed by over 30,000 people calling on the University to revoke Trump's honorary degree.
11/07/17 12:28am
Rizzo served as police commissioner during the 1960s and as mayor from 1972 to 1980. He had notoriously tense relationships with the Philadelphia's black and LGBTQ communities during his tenure as a top city official. 
11/07/17 12:12am
Both HUP and Penn Presbyterian received an "A" in the ratings from The Leapfrog Group, a nonprofit group that advocates for increased transparency in hospitals for potential patients. 
11/07/17 12:00am
Already popular in New York City, the sidewalk kiosks or “Links” have USB ports and provide Wi-Fi hotspots throughout the city.
11/06/17 11:57pm
“There have been documented instances of bureaucratic and judicial corruption, dangerous and unhealthy living conditions, and human rights violations in many of these facilities." 
11/06/17 11:40pm
One of several positions that voters will have to elect is the new Philadelphia district attorney.  Former DA Seth Williams stepped down in June after pleading guilty to charges of corruption. 
11/06/17 8:25pm
"Amazon isn’t just 50,000 jobs and an office complex over the tracks. It’s 50,000 jobs and an office complex over the tracks controlled by a single negotiator."
11/06/17 12:35am
The star-studded lineup of panelists included the owner of basketball team Philadelphia 76ers Josh Harris and the general manager for baseball team Houston Astros. 
11/05/17 11:13pm
“I’ve learned many life lessons from this class, and I can’t say that of most classes. This class helped me think about wisdom."
11/05/17 10:53pm
Free speech among faculty has roared back into the news this semester with the controversies surrounding Penn Law professor Amy Wax and History TA Stephanie McKellop. 
11/05/17 8:18pm
The research could help inform recommendations for healthily-timed eating habits, identify targets for medical interventions for obesity, and prevent diabetes from developing.