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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This is the first time that OSU has rescinded an honorary degree, joining other colleges and universities including Brown University, Tufts University, and Penn. 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. 
04/07/18 9:00pm
Of the 280,000 applicants to the Ivy League in 2017, fewer than five were accepted to all eight colleges.
04/07/18 3:31pm
The column was published in light of the recent scandal surrounding political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica, which accessed private data from over 50 million Facebook users.
04/07/18 2:45pm
"We can see these impacts as institutions like Penn continue to expand into the communities they occupy — by building dorms, dining halls, and academic buildings," Polybian Society Consul and College junior Brianna Raposo said.  
04/06/18 3:37pm
Wharton junior Michelle Lyu, who first met Troy during her freshman year at Hillel's Falk Dining Commons, decided to start a fundraiser to help the Harris family. Currently, over 200 donations have raised over $8,000. 
04/05/18 9:01pm
 The anti-affirmative action group Students for Fair Admission have contended since 2014 that Harvard's admissions process discriminates against Asian applicants.  
04/05/18 8:23pm
Krone and Andrews ran on the platform of improving mental wellness, transparency, inclusivity, accessibility, and community engagement. 
04/05/18 8:07pm
Philadelphia-based speakers came from different backgrounds to Penn Law, but they all encouraged non-conformity and resilience.  
04/05/18 7:48pm
On April 14, rappers CupcakKe and Sage the Gemini, Pop and R&B singer JoJo, and alt-rock band the All-American Rejects will grace the Penn Park stage one year after Tinashe and ZEDD.
04/05/18 6:21pm
Created under Gutmann’s Penn Compact 2020, the Prizes grant students up to $100,000 to implement their projects the year after graduation, as well as $50,000 for each student to stipend living expenses. 
04/05/18 5:58pm
The change that will be going into effect in May is the expansion of these pre-existing rules to apply to entities outside of the E.U.