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04/10/18 9:39pm
Cornell Junior Varun Devatha was disqualified from the student government race after one of his supporters, College Senior Rachel Wells, posted a meme in support of him in a Facebook group.
04/10/18 9:18pm
The Perry World House hosted a colloquium titled “Prospects for Reform on International Migration and Refugees” was held on April 10. 
04/10/18 8:32pm
Penn Abroad Director Nigel Cossar said he felt confident in the decision to grant credit and not reimburse because it was in line with other U.S. universities.
04/10/18 7:50pm
The new terms of the three year contract, will provide a pay increase for officers, changes in officer pension plan, and includes new language allowing officers to review body camera footage during disciplinary hearings. 
04/10/18 7:29pm
While Xu and Shah made steps in tackling mental health, other initiatives like reducing the cost of tuition and increasing space for student performing groups were not as successful. 
04/10/18 1:15pm
Parents of former Wharton junior Olivia Kong are the third group of individuals in the last three years to sue the University for being negligent towards a student who later died by suicide.   
04/09/18 10:54pm
The merger would boost Jefferson's annual revenue to $6 billion, still almost $2 billion short of the University of Pennsylvania Health System's revenue.
04/09/18 10:17pm
Medical School professor David Asch, the study’s principal investigator, said the researchers sought to examine whether limiting the hours in a shift would lead to less fatigue and fewer errors made by trainees.
04/09/18 8:19pm
The first-ever Hult Prize Ivy competition culminated in Houston Hall on Saturday, where finalists on six teams pitched social impact projects to a panel of judges. 
04/09/18 6:15pm
Wax has become known to make controversial statements promoting 'bourgeois culture' and most recently declared that black students rarely graduate top of their class.
04/09/18 6:04pm
This is the first time that OSU has rescinded an honorary degree, joining other colleges and universities including Brown University, Tufts University, and Penn. 
04/09/18 2:48pm
Kenney selected the nine members out of 27 final candidates who were nominated by the Education Nomination Panel, a group of appointed Philadelphia leaders that included Penn Provost Wendell Pritchett. 
04/08/18 9:02pm
The Ivy Native Conference consisted of speaker events that discussed culture, touching on student life to career building. 
04/08/18 7:59pm
Dartmouth, Harvard, Yale, Brown, Princeton, and Stanford all have blanket prohibitions on undergraduate-faculty relationships for undergraduates, similar to the one Penn just implemented.
04/08/18 7:50pm
Throughout the symposium, several speakers drew parallels between the divides in society during World War I and society today.
04/08/18 4:59pm
Dean of the Wharton School Geoffrey Garrett, who gave a keynote speech to open the conference, describes blockchain as 'an alternative way to do money.'
04/08/18 3:30pm
Mill’s longstanding probation case has proceeded since 2008, when he was first accused of involvement in an illegal drug sale. 
04/08/18 3:13pm
With the placenta-on-a-chip, researchers aimed to model the transport of nutritional molecules through the placental barrier, using two growing layers of human cells. 
04/08/18 1:47pm
The National Association of Scholars, often characterized as a conservative advocacy group combatting a "liberal bias" in education, will present the Peter Shaw Award to Wax on April 12.
04/08/18 12:59pm
Brown University will feature a total of seven artists over their Spring Weekend: Rico Nasty, DRAM, NAO, What Cheer? Brigade, Rina Sawayama, Whitney and Anderson Paak.