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Eillie Anzilotti


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Students balance disparity between home, abroad tuition

Penn students who study abroad are charged a home-school tuition of nearly $20,000 a semester, regardless of the program they pick. For some, the tuition disparity between Penn and the foreign university proves to be frustrating when peers at the school abroad pay next to nothing.

November 16, 2011

Penn grads stray from the beaten path

While he was a student at Penn, Larry Maltz spent his free time in the library. But unlike other students, he wasn’t poring over statistics or chemistry — he was reading. For fun.

October 26, 2011

Penn atmosphere attracts, repels transfers

Jerome Vivino, formerly a member of Penn’s Class of 2013, first transferred from Wharton to the College, then out of Penn entirely. Vivino is not alone — about one in three college students will transfer universities throughout the course of their education.

October 5, 2011

Penn's first housing co-op moves in

Penn Haven — a housing cooperative and community at 40th and Chestnut streets — emphasizes sustainable lifestyles and activism.

September 14, 2011

New York votes to legalize same-sex marriage

Gay marriage, which will be legal in six states and Washington, D.C., is illegal in Pa. and unlikely to become legal anytime soon.

July 7, 2011

Farmers’ market reopens with new vendors

The University Square Farmer’s Market at 36th and Walnut streets, a staple of Penn’s campus life since 2004, is up and running in time for the warmer months.

May 25, 2011

2015 LGBT yield sees increase

The number of students in the class of 2015 who self-identified as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender has increased slightly from last year.

May 12, 2011

Pulitzer winner found writing at Penn

Pulitzer winner and 1985 College graduate Jennifer Egan reflects on her time at Penn.

May 12, 2011

ARCH gets $15M for major overhaul

The University has secured an anonymous $15 million donation to fund a major renovation to the ARCH building.

April 28, 2011

Student groups launch prom dress drive

Since March 15, the Latino Coalition and Latina-interest sorority Lambda Theta Alpha have been collecting prom dresses for girls in the New York-based Graham Windham agency.

April 25, 2011

Penn Med offers increased focus on LGBT issues

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender awareness has made strides in the legal world, but still has far to go in the medical world.

April 21, 2011

Exhibit tackles today's 'girl culture'

Photo exhibit 'Girl Culture,' which runs until July 31 at the Arthur Ross Gallery, portrays women affected by societal pressure, emphasizing the importance of discussing 'taboo' issues.

April 13, 2011

Community unites to Take Back the Night

Thursday night, Penn’s campus will come together to speak out against sexual violence.

April 7, 2011

*'DP' comes out of the editorial closet

The DP’s most recent content analysis report, released March 31, revealed that 59 percent of the stories covered relate to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.

April 5, 2011

Festival Latino broadens advocacy focus and audience appeal

Ranging from events such as a Latino food exhibition, to a Samba lesson, to an appearance by a transgender comedian, last week's Festival Latino aimed to appeal to a wide variety of students.

April 4, 2011

Greek community faces lack of diversity

This spring, while the faces of sororities and fraternities change with the addition of new members, one thing is likely to remain the same — ethnic diversity in the Greek community.

March 31, 2011

Penn clarifies investment ethic

While the University declared Friday it has no plans to make future investments in HEI — accused of unjust labor practices — Penn has not invested in the company since 2004.

March 30, 2011

Penn halts future investment in hotel group

Penn declared Friday that it has no plans to make further investments in funds sponsored by HEI Hotels and Resorts, a company accused of unjust labor practices.

March 28, 2011

Women's Studies Program debuts name change

Now called Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies, the new name reflects the wide variety of topics the program covers.

March 25, 2011

Queer Ladies at Penn expand presence on campus

The new group was formed in conjunction with the Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Center and the Women’s Center for women who identify as queer.

March 24, 2011

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