It is important to remember that this mentality and perspective can be incredibly damaging and harmful.
It is time to take a stand and demand better from those for whom we will dedicate the majority of our waking hours.
Penn fashion has been polarizing to me since my first year, and it seems to only be getting more obvious
While going out is supposed to allow for a release, at Penn, it is also a way of enhancing social standing.
My experience was a Christian one, but I think this can happen in any religion, and I think the result is almost always the same.
Given the critical role financial industries play in climate change, climate education and corporate environmental responsibility must be Wharton’s priority.
Together, we undoubtedly made history; yet, the need and opportunity for improvement remains.
These are some important questions Penn students can ask themselves before they become too blinded by their own biases.
Basically, if you’re going to truly be woke, you can’t pick and choose which issues to care about based on which issues affect you, and you can’t just do it because everyone else is.
There needs to be greater consistency in TA grading across different recitation sections for the same course.
Penn’s decision to prioritize the reduction of labor costs over fostering positive student-staff relations not only contradicts its commitment to being a good neighbor by mistreating its workers from surrounding communities, but affirms societal concerns that higher education is a business in which academic institutions care more about their own financial well-being than about educating students or serving their respective communities.
Thriving @ Penn makes no significant impact towards any of its targets.
An avid "Grey’s Anatomy" fan, I’m reminded of something Dr. Meredith Grey told a young patient: “You don’t know this yet, but life isn’t supposed to be like this. It’s not supposed to be this hard.”
Seek out the help that is there for you.
By joking about dying or depression on a regular basis, it can make it much more difficult for a friend to know if you’re just kidding around and being dramatic or are genuinely giving them a cry for help.
We should understand how much of ourselves we can give to each other at different times.
Ultimately, growing up in America makes it impossible to ignore the inequities in the health care system for long.
Seeing our friends shake hands with employers that sign hefty checks can be discouraging in the small and competitive bubble that is Penn. But there is an entire world out there that celebrates creativity and divergence.
The list of responsibilities that RAs are expected to take on is long and demanding, especially given the fact that they — like the residents they serve — are students.
With the astronomical price tag, it’s worth wondering what students and their parents expect to gain from these programs – and whether they actually get it.