State representative James Roebuck is running for reelection for the 188th Legislative District, which encompasses Penn’s campus. The Daily Pennsylvanian spoke to Roebuck about his political platform.
Algernong Allen is running for state representative in Pennsylvania’s 188th District, which includes University City, West and Southwest Philadelphia.
Penn Transit Services has released a SEPTA Strike Contingency Plan outlining what Penn will do if SEPTA goes on strike.
A course on adult financial literacy taught by Professor of Strategic Management Keith Weigelt is a recent partnership between him, the Netter Center for Community Partnerships and the Lea School.
Graduate students from Wharton, PennDesign and other graduate schools — 75 students in total — volunteered for Rebuilding Together Philadelphia by providing essential repairs to homes on the 37th and 38th streets on Fairmount Avenue and the surrounding neighborhood.
Located at 4912 Baltimore Ave., Greensgrow West will be the first expansion of Greensgrow Farms, located in Kensington, Pennsylvania.
New research finds that having enrolled students with risk factors in schools affects the entire student body.
Founded by Penn alum Nati Passow, the Jewish Farm School offers a wide variety of workshops and programs ranging from bee-keeping to global food topics.
Hip Hop Fundamentals, a dance group in Philadelphia, teaches peace, unity, and mind-body physics through dance, treating personal wellbeing as a form of professional development.
President Obama's plans for Mantua, Philadelphia, one of five areas in the country designated as a Promise Zone, aims to encourage investment and job creation, and reduce crime and school dropout rates.
The Netter Center and university reps will discuss how higher ed institutions enhance a community during a webinar.
Each Wednesday, Josh Kim can be found grilling gourmet burgers in his food truck at The Porch, an outdoor seating space next to 30th Street Station . At Spot Burger, Kim’s truck, burgers are built from scratch, from the butchering and grinding of the meat to the homemade condiments.
The city controller said that the report serves the purpose of showing how large an impact anchor institutions can have on the local economy.
Officials from Yale University and New Haven toured local campuses and University City to see how the Philadelphia colleges encourage investment in their surrounding communities.
The workshop tonight will focus primarily on overcoming symptoms of anxiety such as shaking hands and rising heart rate, as opposed to technique.
Singer-songwriter Kina Grannis will also peform as part of the week long serieis of events
On Sunday, the sukkah team will host a party to paint the walls of the structure.