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Judge upholds decision allowing demolition of local landmark

A state court upheld a decision to allow Penn to demolish an historic landmark at 40th and Pine streets in order to build new graduate housing.

April 10, 2014

Students, faculty rally for mental health

On Monday afternoon, the Green Ribbon Campaign — a student-led mental health and wellness advocacy coalition — held its first rally to raise questions about the current state of mental heath on campus.

March 31, 2014

Kim wins UA presidential election, Delaney disqualified

Chilcote won the VP seat while Bittar was also disqualified.

March 31, 2014

NEC to deliberate UA election violations

After a three-hour trial, the Nominations and Elections Committee is deliberating whether Undergraduate Assembly presidential candidate Gabe Delaney and UA vice presidential candidate Julie Bittar violated election rules — which could result in their disqualification.

March 30, 2014

BREAKING: New GSE dean announced

Stanford Professor Pam Grossman will replace current Graduate School of Education Dean Andy Porter.

March 26, 2014

SP2 student commits suicide over winter break

School of Social Policy & Practice student Alice Wiley committed suicide in late December over winter break.

March 22, 2014

Penn Alexander accepts kindergarten class

Penn Alexander’s new kindergarten class was notified of their acceptance decisions by the School District of Philadelphia earlier this week.

March 14, 2014

William Penn Foundation welcomes new director Peter Degnan

The William Penn Foundation is optimistic about Degnan’s track record of success in management, and looks forward to advancing its mission under his leadership.

February 6, 2014

College sophomore's death ruled suicide

College sophomore Elvis Hatcher died on Tuesday. He was 18.

February 5, 2014

College sophomore, 18, died Tuesday

College sophomore Elvis Hatcher died on Tuesday, according to an email sent by the College to impacted students. He was 18.

February 4, 2014

Vice President Joe Biden to speak at 30th Street Station

Vice President Biden will be giving a speech this Thursday in an event meant to highlight infrastructure investments.

February 3, 2014

Higher education round-up: Jan. 31

Read how a UMichigan football player was expelled months before graduation and other news from around higher education.

January 30, 2014

Penn ranks world's top think tanks

Penn’s Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program released its annual think tank rankings on Wednesday.

January 22, 2014

College freshman died Friday night

Madison Holleran died Friday night in Center City, according to an email sent to Hill College House residents early Saturday morning.

January 18, 2014

Crime Log: Jan. 3 to Jan. 9

Reported incidents include domestic aggravated assault, break-in and driving under the influence

January 15, 2014

Alleged Cosi robber arrested, charged

Arrest warrants for the other two suspects in the Cosi robbery have been issued. Similar characteristics with other robberies have led police to believe they are all related.

January 15, 2014

Kevin Zhao had an 'inspiring sense of curiosity'

Wharton and Engineering senior Kevin Zhao died over winter break while traveling with his family in China.

January 14, 2014

Penn junior dies Sunday

Pulkit Singh, an Engineering and Wharton junior, died Sunday.

January 12, 2014

Record number applies for Class of 2018

Penn received 35,788 regular decision applications, a 14 percent increase from last year’s 31,250 apps.

January 9, 2014

Wharton and Engineering senior dies

Wharton and Engineering senior Kevin Zhao died over winter break while traveling with his family in China.

January 8, 2014

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