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Graduate student leaders say this is a strategic decision that graduate student workers across the country are making to ensure that they have the right to unionize in the long-term.
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The conference, which includes students from all eight Ivy League institutions, will feature over 350 attendees, 275 of whom will be staying on Penn's campus over the weekend.
22 hours ago
Wax alleges that Law School Dean Ted Ruger asked her 'to take a leave of absence next year and to cease teaching a mandatory first-year course.'
22 hours ago
While other drones rely on satellite signals and only function outdoors, these new drones employ algorithms that allow them to move efficiently to their target and within close range.
02/16/18 2:39pm
For the first time since College sophomore Blaze Bernstein's death, his family have come to campus to mourn with the staff, students and faculty who knew — and loved — their son.  
02/16/18 12:42pm
Aaron Panofsky discussed the influence of genetic ancestry tests have on white supremacist groups, specifically members of the website Stormfront, the web's first major racial hate site.
02/15/18 10:50pm
In the event held in Claudia Cohen Hall on Feb. 14, Penn political science professors discussed issues ranging from Americans’ impressions of Trump to the many implications of his policies.  
02/15/18 3:09pm
Former Vice President Joe Biden said that there is 'no compelling evidence' that immigration has led to economic dislocation in the United States. 
02/14/18 11:59pm
Freier, the first Hasidic female judge in the country, discussed the obstacles she's faced and the ways she's persevered in balancing her religious life with her professional life, never compromising either.
02/14/18 9:32pm
Director of Outreach and Prevention Services Meeta Kumar said CAPS currently cannot keep up with the rapid expansion of its staff.
02/14/18 7:56pm
Yale is not alone — the Panhellenic Council at Penn founded the Panhellenic Scholarship Fund in 2013 to “help multiple women who need financial assistance with their sorority dues.” 
02/14/18 7:28pm
The statue was reinstalled in Love Park on Feb. 13. 
02/14/18 7:19pm
At Penn, graduate students are undergoing a similar process as they, led by Graduate Employees Together—University of Pennsylvania, a pro-union student organization, have been working to organize a vote concerning unionization. 
02/14/18 6:43pm
"We can no longer consider Mr. Wynn to be an exemplary role model for the industry and, more importantly, for our students," the University wrote in a statement on Feb. 9. 
02/14/18 6:33pm
While being honored with the Lincoln Award, Sessions said "upholding the rule of the law, day in and day out” would be the best way to remain true to the former president's legacy. 
02/14/18 8:00am
Penn’s decision came several days after Wynn’s resignation as the RNC finance chair, and five days before his as resignation of CEO of Wynn resorts.
02/13/18 11:39pm
This Valentine's Day, The Daily Pennsylvanian photo department talked to six married couples who met on campus. The result is the story of love at Penn before the age of Tinder.
02/13/18 9:37pm
Maintaining its No. 4 spot for the second year, Philadelphia was out-romanced by Boston — who took the No. 1 spot for the second year — and Atlanta and Austin. 
02/13/18 9:28pm
The program was announced after the Campus Conversation, at the same time Penn announced it would hire five new staff at the Counseling and Psychological Center.
02/13/18 9:14pm
The Glee Club is working with Penn KDSAP, or Kidney Disease Screening and Awareness Program, to help fund free health screenings in medically-underserved communities in Philadelphia.