Student Life

10/28/17 12:23am
Judy Weng realized during her research that open source coding could hold the key to achieving greater diversity in computer science.
10/27/17 5:11pm
Penn's Division of Public Safety has opened an investigation into the matter, but as of Oct. 25., they had not found the perpetrator. 
10/25/17 11:33pm
“Part of yoga is really a practice of yourself. It’s a way to empower individuals to see what works for them.”  
10/25/17 9:14pm
Engineering and Wharton freshman Yan Li has been stopped twice for riding his skateboard and said he hopes policies will be clarified for skateboard and scooter riders. 
10/25/17 7:21pm
Students and teaching assistants in CIS 120 have been pushed into overcrowded rooms with no electrical outlets for their office hours.
10/24/17 11:26pm
The 5 by 25 foot sculpture by School of Design lecturers Deirdre Murphy and Scott White sits at a bustling city intersection in Silicon Valley.
10/24/17 11:00pm
"We sometimes partner with frats to do philanthropy things, but usually it’s rare to have two sororities come together for any kind of purpose," SK President Lindsay Stearns said.
10/24/17 7:00pm
From waking up at 4 a.m. to attending drill exercises, students in the ROTC program lead a distinct life on campus. 
10/24/17 6:11pm
In March, Penn President Amy Gutmann appointed a chief diversity officer, but graduate students say a fully staffed physical office is still necessary to support diversity efforts. 
10/23/17 11:43pm
The conference, titled "Under the Gun: A Conference on State Violence & Black Populations,” was organized by Africana Studies professor Michael Hanchard. 
10/23/17 11:30pm
Vite! is a mobile networking application that gives students a way to share all forms of formal and informal contact information quickly. 
10/23/17 3:48pm
Quakers for Life, a student group opposed to abortion, protested outside Van Pelt Library on Monday using nearly twenty graphic pictures of aborted fetuses. 
10/22/17 10:31pm
A hundred students from across Penn’s schools are selected through an application to attend the full-day conference that featured speaker events and networking opportunities.
10/22/17 10:28pm
When parties are shut down, the student-run Judicial Inquiry Board of the Interfraternity Council convenes to determine the case's severity and to dole out an appropriate punishment.  
10/22/17 9:25pm
Hill resident and College freshman Mehr Mehta said she paid for express shipping for a package that only arrived two days after it was supposed to.
10/22/17 7:19pm
Fulfilling your College requirements can be tough. Consider taking a class that double counts to take some strain off.
10/20/17 11:23pm
Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences Steven J. Fluharty said Penn is looking into McKellop's actions in the classroom, but added that she had not been removed from her program. 
10/20/17 10:35pm
Rogers’ mother addressed the crowd and encouraged everyone to use their love of Henry to make an impact. 
10/20/17 10:27pm
The group wrote that the definition of “underrepresented black students” should apply only to those whose families have been in the United States for more than two generations.
10/20/17 9:14pm
Administrators said the high turnout was likely due to the timing of the clinic and a new, "eye-catching" advertising campaign.