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With Penn funding and research, Schuylkill River dredging set to start this fall

Universities, philanthropists, rowing clubs, and city and state government collectively committed $4.5 million to dredge the Schuylkill River of silt and debris for the first time in over twenty years. 

08/13/19 12:48am
Meet the Penn alumnus who saved Uber in New York and is now trying to change how we vote

Meet Bradley Tusk, the Penn alumnus who is trying to revolutionize the way we vote through mobile voting.

08/13/19 12:34am

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Photo Gallery | Philadelphia Sparkles for the Nation's 243rd Independence Day Photo Gallery | Philadelphia Sparkles for the Nation's 243rd Independence Day
07/09/19 2:51am

Philadelphia sparked with patriotism in celebration of liberty, independence, and community as the birthplace of America. Week long festivities sponsored by the Wawa Welcome to America Festival featured free concerts from singers Jennifer Hudson and Megan Trainor, free food and games, as well as dazzling fireworks to end the night. document.location = "https://www.thedp.com/article/2019/07/philadelphia-independence-day-festivities"

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