GalleryPhoto Gallery | Philadelphia Sparkles for the Nation's 243rd Independence Day
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"
GalleryPhoto Gallery | Philadelphia Pride Parade
The 31st Annual Philadelphia Pride Parade marked the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots and commemorated the accomplishments of the LGBTQ+ movement. Notable speakers and performers at the event included Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenny, Governor Wolf, Drag Queen VinChelle, and musician David Hernandez. document.location = "https://www.thedp.com/article/2019/06/photo-gallery-philadelphia-pride-parade"
GalleryPhoto Gallery | The 263rd Penn Commencement
Members of the Class of 2019 attended Penn's 263rd Commencement ceremony on May 20. Award-winning author and criminal justice reform advocate Bryan Stevenson was the commencement speaker, and Penn President Amy Gutmann delivered a speech centered around the HBO series Game of Thrones. Photos by Biruk Tibebe and Son Nguyen.
GalleryPhoto Essay | Men's Lacrosse Historic 2019 Season
This season was an immense success for Penn men's lacrosse. It was the team's first 6-0 record in Ivy play since 1984, as well as its first NCAA quarterfinal appearance since 1989. document.location = "https://www.thedp.com/article/2019/05/mens-lacrosse-season-review-ivy-league-champions-photo-essay"
GalleryPhoto Essay | The hidden treasures of Fisher Fine Arts Library
Every day, students study and enjoy the historical mystique of the Fisher Fine Arts Library, the oldest library on Penn's campus. However, many students might not ever travel beyond the eye-catching Reading Room. This photo essay shows all of the many resources Fisher Fine Arts has to offer that may have been hidden before. document.location = "https://www.thedp.com/article/2019/05/hidden-treasures-fisher-fine-arts-library-tour"
GalleryPhoto Essay | A tour of the 20 best outdoor study spots on campus
With finals season and warmer weather now here, The Daily Pennsylvanian has scoped out some of the best outdoor study spots on campus. Some are old favorites, others less known. document.location = "https://www.thedp.com/article/2019/05/tour-best-outdoor-study-spots-penn-campus"
GalleryIn Photos | U-Night 2019
Members of the Class of 2021 gathered on College Green to attend the U-Night, a new tradition for Penn sophomores planned by Class Board 2021. The event featured free food, multiple raffles, speeches from Provost Wendell Pritchett and Penn President Amy Gutmann, and a lantern-lighting ceremony to symbolize class unity and celebrate the transition to junior year. Photos by Emily Xu.
GalleryPhoto Essay | Fans at the 125th Penn Relays
The 125th running of the Penn Relays pulled athletes from across the world to Franklin Field. Thousands of fans traveled from near and far to enjoy the three day carnival. document.location = "https://www.thedp.com/article/2019/04/penn-relays-125th-olympics-usa-jamaica-fans-track-and-field-photo-essay"
VideoThe Trillest Get to Know Sia Tag
The Trillest Podcast wrapped up it's second season on April 27th. Get to know the host, Sia-Linda Lebbie, and get hype for season 3, which debues in the fall! Also, check out past episodes of the Trillest Dating Show on all major podcast platforms! https://thedp.com/section/podcasts
VideoThe DP Guide to the 2020 Election
Former Vice President Joe Biden just announced his presidential bid. Here’s a look at some of the other major Democratic contenders in the 2020 race.