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10/19/19 12:51pm
Penn football makes the trip up to Columbia on Saturday in search of its first Ivy League victory of the season. 
10/19/19 9:30am
Penn women's and men's basketball will show off their new-look teams for the 2019-20 season for the first time at the Red and Blue Scrimmages on Saturday.
10/19/19 2:11am
Greenfest is hosted each semester by the Student Sustainability Association at Penn, also known as SSAP, the umbrella organization for all student environmental groups on campus.
10/18/19 5:04am
The three-day conference began with a keynote address from historian Howard Dodson on the history and significance of the arrival of enslaved people to the United States. 
10/17/19 9:39pm
After raising over $15 million to renovate the Ringe Squash Courts on Penn’s campus, Penn Athletics received significant pushback from alumni, faculty, and students as a result of their decision to charge country club-level fees to use the squash facility.
10/17/19 8:49pm
Who makes up that group of 40-odd players — its members tend to vary on a weekly basis — who don’t hit the road with their teammates? Meet the scout team.
10/17/19 6:50pm
Hendrickson's friends, colleagues, and previous students filled the room to support him and hear about his newest work, "Plagued by Fire: The Dreams and Furies of Frank Lloyd Wright." 
10/17/19 12:05am
It’s time to stop being "troubled," and start demonstrating some leadership.
10/17/19 12:05am
As fall sports progress through October, most Penn Athletics teams continue to face Ivy League opponents and attend crucial meets. 
10/16/19 11:58pm
Upon release, the Climate Action Plan 3.0 received considerable backlash from Fossil Free Penn, which argued the plan does not go far enough.
10/16/19 11:34pm
Schilling, who is a three-time World Series winner and six-time All-Star, has gained additional fame after retirement by becoming a conservative commentator. 
10/16/19 11:27pm
This is the second year that flu shots are free for all Penn students, a policy that SHS and Campus Health plan to continue in the future. 
10/16/19 10:22pm
In September 2018, administrators announced the new Second-Year Experience program, which will include sophomore-specific courses and celebrations as well as the new housing rule. Penn has since reaffirmed that on-campus housing will not include Greek housing.
10/16/19 9:04pm
For the past six months, nearly all five of the Undergraduate Assembly seats reserved for Engineering students have remained empty after multiple unsuccessful elections.
10/16/19 8:52pm
Patients who use online patient portals are twice as likely to have their blood pressure checked and 50% more likely to get a flu shot and get their cholesterol checked, the study reported.
10/16/19 8:43pm
After evening up its overall record last Saturday with a win over Sacred Heart, Penn football looks to do the same with the Ivy portion of the schedule.
10/16/19 8:26pm
Indeed, the staff at Penn are just as essential to the success of the community as a whole, yet so often we neglect this, rarely offering more than a cold thank you or a passing nod.
10/16/19 8:24pm
I am suggesting that everyone commit themselves to build a just and sustainable society, whether that’s through becoming a teacher, civil rights lawyer, therapist, an environmental engineer, a regenerative farmer, or any of the many jobs that are essential to creating a society founded on justice and sustainability.
10/16/19 8:10pm
As part of Penn Athletics’ Game Onward Campaign, Penn launched the Penn Track & Field and Cross Country Campaign for Excellence on Wednesday. 
10/16/19 8:02pm
It costs nothing to consider how your presence can positively impact someone else’s passion and profession.