The Daily Pennsylvanian is a student-run nonprofit.

Please support us by disabling your ad blocker on our site.

Opinion Columns

12/06/21 8:40pm
Columnist Artur Vllahiu argues that we should not expect pleasant treatment from dining workers in light of poor working conditions.
12/05/21 9:03pm
Columnist Lexi Boccuzzi argues that school choice policies may help improve the educational outcomes of underserved students.
12/02/21 9:11pm
Columnists Emily Ng and Kayla Cotter argue that the lack of showing at Castle-related protests exposes a campus culture rife with performative activism.
11/23/21 9:52am
Columnist Caroline Magdolen argues that "weed-out" courses do little to inform students about a discipline and instead discourage diverse students from studying the subject.
11/23/21 9:51am
Columnist Allison Santa-Cruz argues that we should delete or heavily restrict social media use in order to really experience the world around us.
11/21/21 5:18pm
Columnist Jesse Zhang reflects on how he found a community by going through the rush process.
11/21/21 5:17pm
Columnist Jaden Cloobeck argues that we must change how we to refer to class years to build a more inclusive community.
11/18/21 9:37pm
Columnist Yomi Abdi argues that Penn students need to stop talking about "Penn Face" and instead give it a new name and new passion to change.
11/18/21 10:05am
Columnist Liala Sofi writes about how taking out our AirPods can have major positive implications for our social life.
11/17/21 10:53am
Columnist Isabella Glassman examines the role of self-regulation in Penn's Greek life.
11/16/21 12:27am
Columnist Vinay Khosla discusses how he found pride in his name.
11/14/21 11:28pm
Columnist Taja Mazaj urges Penn to think about moving away from grades towards an educational system which prioritizes creativity.
11/11/21 2:08pm
Columnist Tony Zhou argues that Penn should make all large lecture classes remote.
11/11/21 1:00am
Columnist Tony Zhou argues that pre-professional culture at Penn should focus on allowing students to explore the meaning of their future career.
11/08/21 4:59pm
Columnist Taja Mazaj writes about the history of Greek Life and misconduct on campus.
11/08/21 4:55pm
In light of the increasing prices of ridesharing services, Jaden Cloobeck argues for public transportation as an alternative way to travel.
11/07/21 7:00pm
Columnist Yomi Abdi argues that Penn needs a more unified approach to PennOpen Pass, else they should get rid of it.
11/05/21 1:09pm
Columnist Emily Chang argues that Penn must do more to ensure the condition of its dorms
11/03/21 10:10pm
Columnist Lexi Boccuzzi argues that every Penn student should take an economics class to become more politically literate.
11/02/21 9:42pm
Columnist Jesse Zhang discusses how we should assume the best of people in order to have meaningful conversations.