As of June, 37 of Penn's approximately 200 nonresidential campus buildings include at least one gender-neutral bathroom.
The first installment of Funny Fridays featured some “alternative comedy” in the form of video bits and a “less-than-conventional” stand-up set, organizers said.
Many students are looking for a job in the energy industry and say the program's heavy research requirements aren't particularly relevant.
Students held up signs that read "Don't teach us White Supremacy" and "We Know Enough about White History."
Dante Benitez has requested further investigation, pushing back his trial date to Dec. 12. Ivan Loginov has requested to enter a rehabilitation diversion program for first-time offenders.
The Wistar Institute is the independent biomedical research institute located across the Quad.
Students raised examples of police shutting down philanthropy events, birthday parties and small movie nights.
Some Penn professors said they aren't concerned because many graduate programs at Penn have a strong reputation.
For the 2017-18 academic year, SRFS estimated the eating off campus was approximately $750 cheaper than eating on campus.
Over the course of three weeks, The Daily Pennsylvanian analyzed various aspects of mental health across the University: from the resources offered at Counseling and Psychological Services to the way administrators choose to communicate these student deaths.
CAPS has significantly expanded and diversified its resources in the past few years.
Five of the fourteen students to have died by suicide since February 2013 at Penn have been graduate students.
“There’s something to say for talking to a student who is the same age as you and maybe who has gone through something similar."
Some faculty members were formally notified of the recent death of College senior Nicholas Moya days after it occurred. Others never received a notification from the University.
Although the program has seen an “increased interest," many students remain skeptical, and often embarrassed, about having used the service.
On-Campus recruiting started at the beginning of the semester but Career Services said they only received a list of exchange students on Sept. 15.
Members of the task force concluded that ongoing initiatives have been adequately addressing the issue of mental health on campus.
Leaders of the group said a key area of concern is the issue of free speech on college campuses.
Skimmerfest, the annual music festival that follows the first home Penn football game, promises free food, T-shirts and a live concert.
"I want to encourage everyone here, whether this affects you directly or not, to show up for others; to show love and compassion because it means the world right now.”