These mutations are associated with certain breast cancers, ovarian cancer, prostate cancer, and pancreatic cancer.
Gutmann College House, which is currently a second, third, and fourth-year college house, will also allow first-year students to live there next year.
Wood has worked at Penn Medicine since 2006, when she started as a staff nurse in the Emergency Department at HUP.
TRUSSES’s goal is to create inventive strategies for teams of robots to navigate environmental challenges on the moon.
Magill’s video comes after 24 hours of harsh criticism, including from Pennsylvania Gov. Josh Shapiro.
House Republican leadership hosted a press conference on Tuesday with Jewish college students ahead of Congressional testimony from leaders in higher education about antisemitism on college campuses.
In her opening statement, Magill focused on “essential” immediate actions that Penn is undertaking, including increased security and the formation of an antisemitism task force.
Magill delivered an opening testimony and then fielded various questions from committee members about antisemitism on campus.
Students expressed concern that the perspectives of non-Zionist Jewish community members “aren’t being heard” by University administration.
Foxx reflected on Magill's testimony and the overall state of higher education in her interview with the DP.
Students filed the lawsuit under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and allege that Penn "subjects them to a pervasively hostile educational environment."
Wharton's new course, LGST 2990: Seminar in Law and Society, offered in Spring 2024, will study the nature, functions, and limits of law as an agency of societal policy.
UPHS, which owns six acute-care hospitals, reported a revenue of $2.6 billion, signaling a growth of 7.2%.
The newly announced programs — Conversations for Community and Dinners Across Differences — will offer meals free of charge for Penn community members, allowing them to discuss issues of interest.
The hearing, titled “Holding Campus Leaders Accountable and Confronting Antisemitism,” will begin at 10:15 a.m.
A year and a half since Magill’s first Convocation address, many students, faculty, and alumni told the DP that they no longer feel that free speech and productive disagreement are possible on campus.
On Sunday night, demonstrators gathered outside the Goldie location in Rittenhouse Square, chanting, "Goldie, Goldie, you can’t hide, we charge you with genocide" as they marched along Walnut Street.
The letter called the ban of the "Israelism" screening “a disregard for your students’ constitutionally protected right of free speech and a violation of the principles of academic freedom.”
The Daily Pennsylvanian broke down the key context behind Magill's upcoming testimony and what else people can expect at the hearing.
The bill is intended to build trust between patients and doctors and protect patients, especially unconscious women, who are historically affected by the practice of pelvic exams.