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09/26/19 10:22pm
The study, published this month in JAMA Internal Medicine, tracked 602 employees who were classified as overweight or obese.
09/26/19 10:04pm
Headspace offers many guided tutorials for meditation and mindfulness, and it is available for phone or computer with a focus on meditation on-the-go. 
09/26/19 12:22am
The former employee, who identifies as a transgender woman, claims she was mistreated after a routine medical procedure at HUP. 
09/25/19 11:49pm
“Plot twist: turns out that man is Eric Furda, the University of Pennsylvania’s dean of admissions,” Colbert said to horrified laughter from the audience.
09/25/19 11:48pm
The organization, called the Coalition Against Sexual Misconduct, began as an off-shoot of Graduate Employees Together – University of Pennsylvania, the graduate student advocacy group.
09/25/19 11:36pm
Responding to challenging questions from Grant, Gladwell gave a lighthearted preview of sixth and latest book, “Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know About the People We Don’t Know." 
09/25/19 9:52pm
Professor Margaret Lewis argued that China should unsign the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, a treaty which protects civil and political rights.
09/25/19 9:30pm
The initiatives were planned before the death of CAPS Director Greg Eells in early September, but UA members said the measures took on renewed importance after the tragedy.
09/25/19 9:27pm
The restaurant, which was closed for months in early 2019, is currently open from Monday to Friday. The hours were previously 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for those days, but starting today, Steve's will now be open until 10 p.m. from Wednesday to Friday.
09/25/19 7:24pm
The exhibit, titled "Hostile Terrain 94," is a 20-foot-long map of the Arizona-Mexico border filled with identification tags of those who died trying to emigrate to the United States. 
09/25/19 9:38am
The trend is surprising because innovations in the field have made eye surgeries less painful and invasive across the board.
09/25/19 9:37am
Rapper and Philadelphia native Meek Mill donated backpacks and supplies to his former elementary school as part of his ongoing philanthropic efforts in the city.
09/25/19 9:36am
The study found that 43% of white students admitted to Harvard between 2009 and 2014 were legacy, children of faculty and donors, or athletes.
09/24/19 11:07pm
The colloquium, "How Emerging Technologies are Rewiring the Global Order," featured conversations with Kerry, President of Kyrgyzstan Roza Otunbayeva, Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, Executive Director of the Human Rights Watch Kenneth Roth, and Uber Chief Scientist Raquel Urtasun. 
09/24/19 8:16pm
The study found that the city's 10-year tax exemption policy for newly built and renovated properties disproportionately benefits those living in the city’s most affluent neighborhoods.
09/24/19 8:01pm
The researchers shared strategies on how to how to better engage minority adolescents to participate in HIV research, including youth community advisor boards, social media, and public venues. 
09/24/19 7:57pm
The Water Center published an initial report identifying the challenges the area faces, including industrial and agricultural pollutants, crumbling infrastructure, and sewer overflow. 
09/23/19 10:52pm
The break was located at 40th and Sansom streets and occurred at about 8 p.m., Division of Public Safety Director of Operations Kathleen Shields Anderson wrote in an email. 
09/23/19 9:03pm
Professor George Pappas is one of 25 people awarded the fellowship for the 2017 to 2020 period.
09/23/19 8:59pm
PennMed researchers delivered the vaccine to mice and guinea pigs who showed “sterile immunity,” the highest level of immunity where there were no signs of infection after exposure.