VideoBan the Burn Festival Combats Air Pollution
On Friday, Nov. 5, students attended the Ban the Burn festival, a student-organized fundraiser to raise awareness against a trash incinerator that is releasing harmful pollutants just outside of Philadelphia.
VideoSmoke From Southwest Philadelphia Junkyard Fire Blankets Penn's Campus
On Tuesday, Nov. 9 and Wednesday, Nov. 10, students reported thick smoke on and around various parts of campus from a fire that started in a junkyard south of campus.
VideoWord on the Walk | The Legacy of Amy Gutmann
In this episode of “Word on the Walk,” Academics and Faculty Beat reporter Delaney Parks heads out on Locust Walk to ask Penn students what they think about the University’s eighth president, who was nominated this July by President Joe Biden to serve as the United States ambassador to Germany.
VideoClass of 2022 Celebrates Hey Day
On Wednesday, Oct. 13, the senior class celebrated an in-person Hey Day, which was originally scheduled for spring 2021.
VideoPenn Students Protest Outside Castle Fraternity House
From 1 to 3 p.m. every day from Sept. 28 to Oct. 1, Penn students staged a sit-in outside the Psi Upsilon chapter house to demand action from the University and the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life after an alleged assault by a fraternity brother against a student in early September.
GalleryIn Photos: Phila. joins nation for 'Bans Off Our Bodies' in support of abortion rights
Philadelphians joined thousands throughout the nation to protest in support of reproductive rights on Oct. 2. Here's what it looked like. document.location = "https://www.thedp.com/article/2021/10/bans-off-our-bodies-abortion-rights-philly-photo-gallery"
GalleryIn Photos: Penn football's return to Franklin Field for the first time since 2019
The Penn community came out in full force on Friday night to watch Penn football's home opener against Dartmouth. The game marked the Quakers' return to Franklin Field after two years due to COVID-19 suspending the 2020 season. Here's what the game looked like. document.location = "https://www.thedp.com/article/2021/09/penn-football-dartmouth-fall-2021-photo-gallery"
VideoState of Quaker Nation: Polling Students on Penn’s Upcoming Home Opener
Senior sports reporter Joey Piatt heads out on Locust Walk to remind students to support Penn football. Their Ivy League opener against Dartmouth at Franklin Field is this Friday, Oct. 1, at 7 p.m.
VideoTwenty Years Later: DP Alumni Remember 9/11
Twenty years ago today, four former Daily Pennsylvanian editors reported on one of the biggest stories of their lives. Now, they return to share their experiences with current reporters, students, and the Penn community.
GalleryIn Photos: Philadelphia feels Ida’s wrath as Schuylkill overflows, streets and highways flood
The remnants of Hurricane Ida brought severe flooding to Philadelphia on Wednesday night and into Thursday, shutting down major roadways and causing the Schuylkill River to overflow. Here's what it looked like. document.location = "https://www.thedp.com/article/2021/09/philadelphia-flooding-hurricane-ida-schuylkill-photo-gallery"