Philadelphia

10/24/16 1:32am
Two Penn student organizations — the Penn Hindu and Jain Association and its graduate school counterpart, Penn Rangoliare — are collaborating to hold the only Diwali event in Philadelphia that is open to the public.
10/24/16 1:30am

Campus will feel like fall again this week

Highs will be mostly in the 50's.
10/24/16 1:24am
If a strike occurs, it could lead to public transit lines being suspended on Election Day, potentially depressing voter turnout. 
10/22/16 10:40pm
Hillary Clinton and running mate Tim Kaine arrived around 8:30 p.m. from Pittsburgh to speak in Philadelphia. 
10/20/16 12:24am
A group of six volunteers come together to analyze data, develop reports, and interface with clients.
10/20/16 12:20am
The free concert will be held on Nov. 5 in order to encourage people to go out on Election Day and vote.
10/19/16 5:47pm

​Chestnut Hill morphs into Hogsmeade for the annual wizard fest

Bring out your wands and house robes for a magic-filled weekend.
10/18/16 11:36pm
The Bike Commuter Expense Reimbursement Program will offer compensation to qualified faculty and staff for any out of pocket eligible expenses of up to $240 annually.
10/18/16 1:47am
The 27th Ward, which includes Penn, is contributing 22,860 eligible voters this election. 
10/17/16 1:24am
Campus will feel more like August than October this week due to a high pressure system.
10/17/16 1:17am
Hamilton and others spoke in support of presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in West Philadelphia Sunday on behalf of the group Mothers of the Movement, which represents mothers who have lost sons and daughters to fatal encounters with law enforcement.
10/16/16 5:20pm
Lauren Hitt, Kenney's spokesperson and a 2013 College graduate, first tweeted a link to an Inside Higher Education article that described how Penn does not have to pay property taxes to Philadelphia due to its nonprofit status.
10/14/16 9:58pm
An exhibit in the Biddle Law Library features images from photographer Rich Ross’s “Juvenile In Justice” series, which depicts the living conditions of teens experiencing solitary confinement.
10/10/16 1:48am
Pennsylvania is a key swing state for the 2016 election season and throughout Penn’s campus numerous advocacy groups have been registering students to vote in the Keystone State.
10/10/16 1:46am
The twelfth annual Pennsylvania Conference for Women took place on Oct. 6 at the Philadelphia Convention Center. With over 9,000 people in attendance, this year’s sold-out conference boasted the best turnout in its history.
10/09/16 3:52pm
A federal judge has ruled in favor of Penn in a recent lawsuit against a neuroscientist who died after exposure to radiation while researching at the University. The plaintiffs plan to appeal the result. 
10/08/16 6:31pm
In her speech, Katie McGinty focused mostly on eviscerating Republican nominee Donald Trump, a 1968 Wharton graduate.
10/06/16 9:23pm
The agreement established by the Philadelphia Parking Authority to grant legality to UberX and Lyft expired on Oct. 1, placing the companies in "legal limbo," until a judge's ruling on Friday. 
10/06/16 12:00pm
On Wednesday night, Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) spoke about the economy, immigration, reproductive rights and criminal justice reform at the Sheet Metal Workers Local Union 19 Hall in South Philadelphia.
10/06/16 11:45am
The suspect, a fully-bearded black man wearing construction gear, is still at large.