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Academics

06/30/22 12:30am
The new policy, which replaces student loans with increases scholarship grants, took effect on June 23.
06/22/22 3:49pm
The program, which is sponsored by the U.S. government, allows students to study, conduct research, or teach English in various countries across the globe.
06/19/22 7:05pm
The building will dedicate 387,000 square to biological research, and 68,000 square feet to biomanufacturing. 
06/15/22 11:15pm
The programs, which occur before the start of classes, are designed to help students get a head start on their time at Penn.
06/09/22 12:04am
The new university will bear the name of Saint Joseph's University and function on two campuses.
05/30/22 8:20am
The plagiarism accusations, which surfaced through a petition launched on May 16, alleged that two students admitted to Penn’s highly selective seven-year bio-dental program plagiarized several research papers while in high school.
05/09/22 12:29am
Penn will honor eight individuals this year with honorary degrees, celebrating their accomplishments in fields ranging from the arts to medicine.
04/27/22 4:05am
The hybrid event will take place at the Kelly Writers House Arts Cafe, with a virtual option available. The honors program's nine graduating seniors will present excerpts from their Creative Writing thesis projects.
04/20/22 11:06pm
The prizes are awarded annually to Penn seniors for the development and undertaking of a post-graduation project that aims to positively impact the world.
04/19/22 10:20pm
Students reported having hopes that Path@Penn would improve on Penn InTouch — only to be disappointed with difficulties in the advance registration process.
04/18/22 9:09pm
Here's a comprehensive guide to the courses that double count, based on data from Penn's College Requirements page.
04/17/22 11:59pm
The Science for the Future Solvay Prize ceremony is held in Brussels to honor scientific discoveries that have significantly advanced the field of chemistry and helped resolve global challenges.
04/13/22 2:37am
College juniors Allison Chou and Andrew Sontag and Engineering juniors Laila Barakat Norford, Shriya Karam, and Joshua Chen are among the chosen 417 students.
04/12/22 2:01am
The Penn Medicine scientists were able to reduce the time it takes to train the body's immune cells to find and fight cancer from approximately 9 to 14 days to just 24 hours.
04/11/22 9:35am
The four fellows were among the 180 scientists, writers, scholars, and artists selected from a pool of 2,500 applicants. 
04/07/22 12:02am
The Daily Pennsylvanian spoke with 12 Penn community members and University leaders about the challenges that Penn currently faces under his leadership.
04/06/22 11:03pm
The event's list of speakers will feature researchers, academics, and industry experts.
04/06/22 1:11am
Rottenberg said his new memoir details his personal experience with journalism in the digital age as well as what others can learn from his 70-year career.
04/04/22 1:05am
The 50th anniversary reunion event attracted former and current residents of Du Bois College House, who came together to reflect on their experiences living in the college house.
04/01/22 1:55am
This year's ranking marked the first time the school has occupied the No. 1 spot alone and the seventh consecutive year that the school placed within the top five schools on the list.