04/06/17 3:02pm
Penn can no longer claim to be doing all it can to be assembling the highest-quality class possible each year while drawing well more than half of its admittees from less than a sixth of the applicants. It is time to do away with Early Decision.
04/05/17 9:54pm
BEN CLAAR is a College sophomore from Scarsdale, N.Y.
04/05/17 9:52pm
I remember the spring of my senior year of high school visiting Makuu Black Cultural Center during Quaker days.
04/05/17 9:51pm
In my Africana Studies class, we talk a lot about perspective: how things that seem acceptable or normal to a society at a given point in history can often seem incomprehensible to that same society several generations later.
04/04/17 8:42pm
Mental health. Two words every Penn student has heard before they set foot on Locust walk. We all know just how prevalent conversations about mental health have become and its relation to tragedy, campus culture and administration.
04/04/17 7:58pm
Next academic year, we will take another leap toward improving our journalism and reaching our readers.
04/04/17 7:51pm
The University of Pennsylvania, claiming to value collaboration and logic, acted extremely hypocritically throughout the negotiations during the Fossil Free Penn sit-in.
04/04/17 7:04pm
BRAD HONG is a College freshman from Morristown, N.J.
04/03/17 11:52pm
Last week the winners of the President's Engagement Prize were announced. I scrolled past the subject line in my inbox and clicked delete.
04/03/17 11:45pm
I spent a long time wondering what topic I should write on today. I found it very difficult to pick a stance on anything.
04/03/17 2:09pm
BRYN FRIEDENBERG is a College junior from Kirtland, Ohio.
04/03/17 2:03pm
CLAUDIA LI is a College junior from Santa Clara, Calif.
04/02/17 10:03pm
Last week, more than two thousand applicants around the world received the news that they have been accepted for enrollment at the University of Pennsylvania.
03/31/17 3:11pm
This past weekend, around 40 Penn students joined nearly 4000 campus activists from across the country at the American-Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) annual Policy Conference in Washington, D.C.
03/30/17 3:08pm
There is a lot of hot debate between the political left and right about social justice issues, and a particularly concentrated debate in higher education institutions.
03/29/17 11:46pm
When I first arrived in Cambridge, I thought I would immediately integrate. I thought that I would make many British friends and that I would excel at every stereotypically British task I tried.
03/29/17 8:48pm
BEN CLAAR is a College sophomore from Scarsdale, N.Y.
03/29/17 7:29pm
The exchange of ideas, through testing assumptions and addressing conflicting evidence, is the intellectual core of Penn’s academic mission.
03/29/17 5:05pm
Serving as a liaison between the student body and Penn administrators, the UA has the unique ability to institute change that affects the entire undergraduate population.
03/28/17 9:55pm
We want to be your elected Undergraduate Assembly President and Vice President because we have a vision for Penn’s future, and we’re the ones to make it happen.