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The designation is meant to recognize hospitals and health systems for their work in using healthcare technology effectively to improve care for patients. 
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Cheney, whose research exposed the complex thinking of primates, was praised as a 'spectacular scientist,' The New York Times reported. 
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A representative from Penn's Facilities and Real Estate Services said two entrapments in five months is not an issue. 'I think that the Harnwell elevators are in great shape,' he said.
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The $70 million suit, filed Thursday by seven women, alleged the professors sexually assaulted, harassed, and discriminated against the women while they were graduate students. 
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Wesley Chan of Wong Fu Productions said while Asian Americans sometimes do pursue "comfortable" stereotypical paths, the problem lies with media representation, which often perpetuate stereotypes. 
11/15/18 1:00pm
The conversation was part of a day-long Perry World House event, where officials from cities across the nation gathered to discuss changing local and national immigration policies. 
11/15/18 8:13am
Penn does not have any standing sustainability professors — only lecturers, adjunct, and visiting professors — and professor Irina Marinov is the only standing faculty member studying climate science.
11/15/18 3:17am
Penn Brazil Club members said it was a mix of economic conditions, corruption, and general discontent with the status quo that propelled Bolsonaro to victory.
11/15/18 3:07am
The incident, which occurred around 7:30 p.m., prompted student diners to flee the premises for safety. 
11/15/18 2:24am
Voter experts and Penn professors say it is still too early to determine the full effect students had in the midterms, but that the uptick in Penn's voter turnout likely made little difference in election outcomes in Pennsylvania.
11/15/18 2:19am
The trustees also approved the creation of two new master's degrees in genetic counseling and biomedical informatics through the Perelman School of Medicine. 
11/14/18 11:39pm
On Nov. 11, Avenatti was on Penn's campus at two different speaker events hosted by the Philomathean Society, Penn Democrats and the Government and Politics Association. 
11/14/18 6:33am
Panelist Anne Wakabayashi, the executive director for Emerge Pennsylvania, said political representation is of the utmost importance because “every issue is a women’s issue.”
11/14/18 3:44am
The current study involves researchers from Penn's Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics, the Penn Injury Science Center, the Wharton School, and CHOP's Center for Injury Research and Prevention. 
11/14/18 3:17am
Over a hundred Penn students have signed a petition that argues that nearby Starbucks stores are already overburdened. 
11/14/18 2:16am
The construction forced neighboring Penn Museum to close an exhibit, install vibration sensors, and add rubber isolation tables for the mummies.
11/14/18 1:06am
Inside the romantic story of how Penn Medicine student Will Kennedy worked with The Daily Pennsylvanian and a former crossword editor from The Washington Post to propose to his girlfriend, Kinnari Patel. 
11/14/18 12:44am
Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein served as the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights from 2014-2018. 
11/14/18 12:07am
Samuel Woodward's next pre-trial hearing is slated to take place in January 2019. 
11/13/18 11:15pm
This study, which examined social media usage of 143 Penn undergraduate students, was the first to find conclusive evidence suggesting a causal relationship between social media usage and well-being.