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10/13/19 10:12pm
Duckworth said the goal of the class is to help students find and engage with their passion — the main part of the course will involve students picking a new skill and reflecting as they pursue and develop it further. 
10/13/19 8:24pm
The trial run will take place in restrooms in popular locations on campus, such as Huntsman Hall and Van Pelt Library.
10/13/19 8:09pm
The document, available on the Penn Sustainability website, includes an alphabetical listing by school and department of courses that include a sustainability component.  
10/13/19 2:33pm
Only around two-thirds of quad rooms have personal sinks, Director of Residential Services Pat Killilee said.
10/08/19 9:16pm
The brief, filed by Penn and eighteen other universities, claims that talent and potential would be lost for universities and the nation as a whole if the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program were rescinded.
10/08/19 8:58pm
The Philadelphia City Council's Committee on the Environment unanimously approved a bill to phase out the usage, sales, and storage of heavy fuel oils over the next five years.
10/08/19 8:57pm
A total of 93 awards were granted this year across four categories, with each category having at least one Penn Medicine recipient. 
10/08/19 8:56pm
This genetic mutation found in dogs has also been implicated in congenital stationary night blindness for humans, according to Penn Today. CSNB is a hereditary condition which affects people’s vision in dim light making it harder for them to identify objects. 
10/08/19 8:55pm
The Food Justice Initiative granted $180,000 to six projects picked from over 100 ideas pitched by community organizations, food justice collectives, and start-ups.
10/08/19 8:52pm
The study surveyed the percentage of women on non-profit boards for the 50 largest hospitals and universities in Philadelphia. 
10/08/19 12:06am
The Newman Center at Penn is the oldest Newman Center in the nation, and was founded in 1893 with the intention of creating an organization to provide Catholic college students with a religious community away from their local parishes.
10/07/19 11:55pm
As part of the program, known as "Diversity in the Stacks," Penn Libraries has been expanding its collections that represent minority groups who are part of Penn's student body.
10/07/19 11:52pm
On Sept. 23, the complainant reported finding the rear basement door open when she returned home, but there were no signs of forced entry. 
10/07/19 11:49pm
In the initiative, named Let's Talk, a CAPS counselor comes to several locations that students frequent for about a few hours each day from Monday to Thursday.
10/07/19 10:44pm
Despite the rain, many attended the ceremony at the plaza in front of Meyerson Hall, which will be redesigned, renovated, and named Stuart Weitzman Plaza. 
10/07/19 10:03pm
The UA alleges that Wax’s comments violate a principle of the University’s Handbook for Faculty and Academic Administrators, which states that faculty are barred from engaging in “discrimination on the basis of irrelevant characteristics.”
10/07/19 2:15pm
Semenza graduated with a Ph.D. in genetics from the School of Arts and Sciences in 1984 and a medical degree from the Perelman School of Medicine in 1982. 
10/06/19 11:20pm
Irizarry came to La Casa Latin about 11 years ago, after spending years as a community organizer in Philadelphia. 
10/06/19 11:15pm
Frank Leone, a pulmonologist at Penn Medicine, said vaping does not break addictive habits and is not a healthy alternative to cigarettes.
10/06/19 10:20pm
The annual conference began in 2016 and aims to connect passionate minority students across the Ivy League institutions with elite professionals in the fields of finance and consulting.