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The DNA test found Warren has at least one Native American ancestor from six to ten generations ago. 
14 hours ago
The Penn Manuscript Collective is a group of undergraduate students who transcribe a rich assortment of the various manuscripts the University owns.
15 hours ago
The LSAT transition to digital testing will begin in July 2019. The only change is that students will now be using a Samsung tablet and stylus, rather than traditional pen and paper, to take the exam. 
16 hours ago
A national suit has been issued against Spread Bagelry for failing to pay employees $186,292 in overtime wages.
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This is the first time either group of students has had specialized financial aid counselors.
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This year's flu clinic vaccinated an unprecedented total of about 10,000 people last week compared to last year’s total of 6,400 people. The prior year, 5,420 people were vaccinated. 
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H.R. McMaster discusses his experience in Trump's White House, the civilian-military divide, and why he returned to academia in the second season premiere of Perry World House's podcast. 
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The notice posted on the doors of the building said it was in “zoning” violation, making it illegal to occupy the building after 12:00 p.m. on Oct. 26. 
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Phones are collected at the beginning of class and only two bathroom breaks are allowed. The class has no prerequisites, no homework, no exams, and is graded based on participation and attendance only. 
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The inception of the course taught by acclaimed English professor Jay Kirk marks the birth of Xfic, Penn’s premier literary journal in experimental nonfiction.  
10/16/18 4:57pm
The seventh annual Ivy League Future of Food Conference emphasized innovation, self-critique, and adoption of plant-based or clean meat diets as a solution to a host of pressing issues.
10/16/18 4:54am
From Oct. 15 to 19, Penn Sustainability will be running its annual ReThink Your Footprint campaign to minimize waste. 
10/16/18 3:29am
Blaze Bernstein, a College sophomore, died in a homicide in January this year. Sam Woodward, a 21-year-old who attended the same high school as Bernstein, is currently being held in connection to his murder. 
10/16/18 1:03am
Each fellow is awarded with $625,000 to spend as they wish over the course of five years. 
10/15/18 6:43pm
The requirement went into effect this semester, but the decision was made in March 2017 as part of the President and Provost's Faculty Inclusion Report.
10/15/18 2:04am
Teaching biology at Penn gave Lawrence Rome a more general knowledge of the human body that he used to create suspended-load backpacks.
10/15/18 1:32am
Very aptly named The Toast.
10/15/18 12:35am
In May this year, Penn's official letterpress and book arts studio welcomed its first full-time studio manager, Mary Tasillo, as part of several new initiatives to expand the Press' reach on campus.
10/15/18 12:31am
This year’s Islamic Discovery Series is part of the Muslim Student Association’s continued efforts to spread awareness of Islam and mutual understanding in the current political climate. 
10/15/18 12:09am
1982 College graduate Ruth Turner and her husband 1982 College graduate and 1985 Penn Law David E. Schulman created a research fund to promote student research at the Center.