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07/07/19 8:51am
The acceptance rate of 5.9% constitutes a marked decrease from recent years with an acceptance rate of 7.6% last year and 8.1% in 2017. 
07/06/19 1:10pm
Robb, who was convicted in 2007 for bludgeoning his wife to death, appeared before a Montgomery County Court judge on June 28 and requested a trip to Israel to handle his mother's estate.
07/01/19 11:59pm
The 17,000-square-foot guesthouse will host "strategic meetings" and "important visitors and special guests." 
06/28/19 10:18am
Penn Medicine allegedly violated the False Claims Act after submitting reimbursement to Medicaid for ultrasound reports at an extreme delay.
06/27/19 12:02am
Penn is the only Ivy League institution in the top five colleges in America with the highest earning graduates, according to career website Zippia. 
06/26/19 1:57am
The items taken include wallets with credit cards and electronics such as an iPhone and laptop. 
06/24/19 11:30pm
The admissions center moved to the basement of Claudia Cohen Hall in late May after nine months of construction. The new center offers a bigger space and its design reflects Penn Admissions' recent re-branding.
06/24/19 11:28pm
The study analyzed Facebook status updates written by approximately 1,000 consenting patients and evaluated the posts' language and users’ demographics. Researchers found that social media content could predict all 21 conditions considered in the study.
06/23/19 9:14pm
The construction work that displaced the GAs include insulation and pipe work in the Quad and air conditioning installment in Kings Court and Du Bois.
06/20/19 9:08pm
U.S. News announced the 2019-2020 Best Children’s Hospitals Honor Roll on Tuesday.
06/19/19 10:56pm
Penn's new Autoimmunity Center of Excellence is the fifth of its kind in the U.S., and will house two clinical trials as well as a collaborative project. The center will also host a mentoring program for scientists interested in autoimmune disease research.
06/18/19 12:11am
The fire department was called to 34th and Walnut streets, and firefighters and Penn Police escorted the workers down a ladder.
06/17/19 12:57am
2019 Engineering graduate Dayo Adetu sued her high school after failing to receive an unconditional college acceptance in 2014.
06/13/19 5:15pm
The relocation team transported the 3,000-year-old, 12.5-ton sphinx from the Egypt Gallery to the main entrance hall as the last part of the three day, 300-foot journey. Nearly 100 people gathered Wednesday morning to watch the move.
06/12/19 12:49am
Panera Bread opened on Penn's campus on June 11 after multiple delays due to construction. The restaurant has two floors and technological features such as outlets on tables and touch pads to order. 
06/11/19 9:58pm
After nearly five years as Wharton dean, Geoffrey Garrett will leave Penn to become dean of the University of Southern California's Marshall School of Business.
06/11/19 12:12am
On Sunday June 9th, a rainbow sea flooded the streets of Philadelphia in celebration of The 31st Annual Pride Parade.
06/09/19 9:57pm
Wharton will increase its MBA tuition while Harvard University and the University of Chicago freeze theirs.
06/08/19 6:04pm
Penn Medicine’s Abramson Cancer Center was awarded a $12 million grant to establish a new cancer research center.
06/04/19 9:29am
Wharton Online released the fintech specialization on Coursera, an online learning platform, on May 30.