In January 2011, New York Times readers will have to start paying for their readership. Until recently, a Penn readership program brought free issues to students daily.
The Undergraduate Assembly voted unanimously in favor of funding a new program, PennApps Labs, that will allow students to search for available study spaces in an online database.
College junior Vinay Rao was elected the new chairman of the Student Activities Council on Thursday night. Rao sat down with The Daily Pennsylvanian to outline his vision for SAC.
The Undergraduate Assembly granted Penn Leads the Vote $459.80 and sent an e-mail to professors with no online syllabi.
Engineering and College junior Isabel Fan became the newest representative elected to the Undergraduate Assembly Friday night.
Rapper Wiz Khalifa will take the stage at the Rotunda next month. Khalifa broke the Billboard Rhythmic Top 40 in 2008 with techno-influenced single “Say Yeah.” He has since put out a 2009 album Deal or No Deal and a heavily downloaded mixtape Kush and Orange Juice.
The Undergraduate Assembly unanimously passed a resolution urging the University to implement an opt-in e-mail and SMS notification for grade postings on Penn InTouch.
The Undergraduate Assembly focused on student safety and online technological services at its weekly meeting Sunday night.
The Undergraduate Assembly welcomed nine newly elected freshmen representatives at its weekly meeting sunday night, where the body discussed three new initiatives. The UA discussed a consolidated database for on-campus study space and "UA Tours," among other proposed initiatives
The NEC announced the results of the elections for the UA and the class board for the Class of 2014.
Three violations have been filed against three different candidates. The Nominations and Elections Committee hearings on Sunday will determine possible penalties for those charged.
At its weekly meeting Sunday night, the Undergraduate Assembly unanimously passed a resolution to support the Medical Emergency Response Team in its request to the Office of the General Counsel for funds for an SUV-type vehicle.
New students running for Class Board and Undergraduate Assembly spots used targeted e-mails, videos and door-to-door knocking to attract voters.
Engineering junior Emily Shaeffer became the third Undergraduate Assembly member to resign this fall.
West Philadelphia’s lack of a rape crisis center led the agenda of the Undergraduate Assembly’s second weekly meeting of the year this Sunday.
The Undergraduate Assembly discussed some of its early successes at the first weekly meeting of the year on Sunday.
Wharton sophomore Hunter Horsley resigned late Friday afternoon from his position as an Undergraduate Assembly Wharton representative.
College sophomore Alex Amaniel accepted the invitation to serve as an Undergraduate Assembly College representative Thursday morning. He replaced College sophomore Michael Levenstein, who resigned late Monday.
The first member of the UA to resign under College senior Matt Amalfitano's leadership may be replaced by College sophomore Alex Amaniel, who will decide whether to accept the seat in the next few days.
After winning the election for Social Planning and Events Committee president, College and Wharton junior Adam Thompson sat down to talk with the 'The Daily Pennsylvanian.'