Greenfest is hosted each semester by the Student Sustainability Association at Penn, also known as SSAP, the umbrella organization for all student environmental groups on campus.
The three-day conference began with a keynote address from historian Howard Dodson on the history and significance of the arrival of enslaved people to the United States.
Hendrickson's friends, colleagues, and previous students filled the room to support him and hear about his newest work, "Plagued by Fire: The Dreams and Furies of Frank Lloyd Wright."
Upon release, the Climate Action Plan 3.0 received considerable backlash from Fossil Free Penn, which argued the plan does not go far enough.
Schilling, who is a three-time World Series winner and six-time All-Star, has gained additional fame after retirement by becoming a conservative commentator.
This is the second year that flu shots are free for all Penn students, a policy that SHS and Campus Health plan to continue in the future.
In September 2018, administrators announced the new Second-Year Experience program, which will include sophomore-specific courses and celebrations as well as the new housing rule. Penn has since reaffirmed that on-campus housing will not include Greek housing.
For the past six months, nearly all five of the Undergraduate Assembly seats reserved for Engineering students have remained empty after multiple unsuccessful elections.
Patients who use online patient portals are twice as likely to have their blood pressure checked and 50% more likely to get a flu shot and get their cholesterol checked, the study reported.
The LSAT was administered digitally for the first time on Sept. 21, where students took the test with a tablet and a stylus.
The study, done in part by Penn Vet ethics and animal welfare professor James Serpell, examined 101 dog breeds and 131 genetic variants related to behavior.
The brief, co-authored in June, was presented to the Supreme Court last week.
Panelists talked about inequality caused by climate change, investment in fossil fuels, and political and social responsibility.
During the event, she traced the history of the sanctuary policy and spoke about the current status for border migration.
Iger's book, "The Ride of A Lifetime: Lessons Learned from 15 Years as CEO of Walt Disney Company," was recently published and became number one on The New York Times bestseller list.
Researchers will use the grant to develop a special type of Positron Emission Tomography scan which will enable them to better study the progression of Parkinson’s disease and other neurodegenerative diseases.
At Penn, 25.9% of undergraduate women said they had experienced unwanted sexual contact since entering college, a decline from 27.2% in 2015. Among undergraduate men, the rate rose from 5.5% to 7.3%. Among transgender, genderqueer, and non-binary undergraduates, the rate rose from 19% in 2015 to 21.5% in 2019.
At 8 a.m., protesters began marching from the Starbucks located at 34th and Walnut streets toward the Sansom street entrance of the Penn Law School building.
On September 27, the complainant reported that an unknown person called her and told her to purchase gift cards in order to protect her back accounts.
On Monday, Semenza was one of three scientists awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for "discoveries of how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability," the Nobel Assembly announced.