Student Life

10/11/17 5:25pm
"Walmart is not the sexiest brand to work for," College senior Aaron Lai told Bloomberg, but as a computational biology major, he found the analytics side of the retail industry interesting.
10/11/17 4:53pm
“The regents have voted to dumb down the discourse on UW campuses, to restrict robust debate, and to tell students that their views matter less than those of visiting provocateurs." 
10/11/17 3:36pm
“As a transfer, it’s a little bit harder because people already have their friend groups. It’s nice to get to know people right away on your floor," College junior August Gebhard-Koenigstein said.
10/11/17 3:18pm
Tik Tak users can write anonymous posts that will be seen by other users nearby. Users can also vote up or down on posts or leave comments on the posts. 
10/10/17 10:34pm
Founded last semester, Penn Undergraduates for Refugee Empowerment is dedicated to raising awareness about issues relevant to international refugees and migrants on campus. 
10/10/17 8:38pm
The application process for funding has numerous steps and can last up to nearly two months.
10/09/17 9:58pm
“Alumni will ask, ‘Oh, where in the Quad do you live?’ It’s been around for so long that everyone knows it’s the place to be," Ware resident and College freshman Zach Zamore said. 
10/09/17 4:00pm
The deans of each undergrad school had previously been able to choose whether or not to inform their constituent faculty members, leaving swaths of faculty uninformed of student deaths. 
10/08/17 7:11pm
Penn publicizes its general, undergraduate acceptance rate each year, but does not release the precise admissions statistics governing internal transfers or dual degrees. 
10/06/17 3:04am
Launched this semester, the Anti-Violence Engagement Network has already formed partnerships with Penn Democrats, Sigma Nu fraternity and Abuse and Sexual Assault Prevention. 
10/04/17 7:41pm
Members of Penn's Latinx community are determined to make the events surrounding Latinx Heritage Month this year an opportunity both for celebration and for support. 
10/04/17 6:42pm
Some Penn students are going as part of their work for Rough Draft Ventures, a venture capital company that supports entrepreneurship at the university level. 
10/01/17 10:27pm
The top quiz, titled “Choose Some Fall Things And We'll Tell You Which Taylor Swift You're Most Like,” gained almost 300,000 views. 
10/01/17 9:52pm
Students have to take additional classes and make changes to their academic load for a visa. Even then, various companies might reject them for being international. 
10/01/17 8:19pm
Of the 24 Event Observers, about one-third are Penn graduate and professional students; another third are staff members, and the final third are individuals affiliated with Penn.
10/01/17 7:08pm
As the rooms were set ablaze, Upper Merion Chief Fire Marshal John Waters said, “Keep in mind, this could be your living room, your bedroom." 
10/01/17 6:55pm
“I think it’s great timing. It’s the start of midterm season, we’re in the height of OCR, we have a lot of stuff we can get out right here."
09/30/17 7:13pm
Members of the Undergraduate Assembly initially proposed having CIS count towards students' language requirements. 
09/30/17 6:08pm
The annual conference was geared toward underclassmen who are less likely to be going through on-campus recruiting, organizers said. 
09/29/17 1:34pm
Persian literature professor Fatemeh Shams has been separated seemingly indefinitely from her Iranian parents, both of whom are poor in health.