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Administration

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For the 2022-2023 school year, SCFDDE has been charged with considering the needs of the Penn community who feel “victimized” by faculty, especially in relation to academic freedom. 
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Last July, Penn announced that New College House West would be named Gutmann College House in honor of Amy Gutmann, who served as Penn's president for a record 18 years. 
01/30/23 9:04pm
Among other findings, the report said that the main campus’ carbon footprint decreased by 45% from 2009 to 2022. 
01/25/23 10:26pm
The DP examined the key players in the Wax proceedings, which include eight faculty members whose appointments span multiple schools at Penn. 
01/25/23 10:26pm
A series of documents obtained exclusively by the DP reveals another turn in Wax's ongoing legal battle against Penn Carey Law Dean Theodore Ruger.
01/25/23 10:26pm
In light of the revelation that Wax has filed a grievance against Penn Carey Law Dean Ruger, the DP examined the Faculty Handbook to break down how these procedures work.
01/25/23 12:14pm
Jackson, who is also the Richard Perry University professor at the University of Pennsylvania, will succeed Interim Provost Beth Winkelstein.
01/24/23 11:22am
The Perelman School of Medicine, ranked No. 6 in 2023, follows withdrawals from the U.S. News rankings by other graduate schools within the past year.
01/22/23 10:12pm
Penn Carey Law, which most recently ranked sixth in the U.S. News rankings, previously described them as “unnecessarily secretive and contrary to important parts of our mission.”
01/18/23 9:19pm
The applicant pool consists of over 3,000 more applicants than the Class of 2025, which previously held Penn's all-time high number of applications.
01/18/23 4:03pm
The letter comes after reports of classified documents being found at the Penn Biden Center were announced on Jan. 9.
01/16/23 10:52pm
The forum, which was held in Irvine Auditorium, featured nine easels with large notepads where attendees were encouraged to answer questions from Penn President Liz Magill.
01/12/23 10:36pm
The DP conducted an analysis of research spending at Penn based on data released last month by the National Science Foundation.
01/10/23 9:49pm
The elimination of the enrollment deposit, a decision made by Vice Provost and Dean of Admissions Whitney Soule, aims to ease the students’ admission into Penn. 
01/10/23 9:08pm
Students have been suspended from Penn Band until January 2024 and have been barred from traveling with the band or holding leadership positions in the group at any point.
01/10/23 9:04pm
The Shapiro administration will be inaugurated on Jan. 17. They announced a list of over 300 transition team members who will work alongside the Gov.-elect. 
01/10/23 8:54pm
The DP sat down with Penn President Liz Magill in her College Hall office on Jan. 9 to discus her first semester at Penn and the future of the University.
01/10/23 8:53pm
Magill talked about issues such as climate change, Penn's relationship with the West Philadelphia community, and the search for new administrators.
01/09/23 10:38pm
Biden's personal attorneys found the classified documents from Biden's term as vice president at the center on Nov. 2, 2022.
01/09/23 7:15pm
Penn Admissions’s announcement, released today on its blog, represents a continuation of the policies first implemented due to the COVID-19 pandemic.