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07/11/19 9:54am
Within the Penn community, this summer effort intends to inspire richer discussion and learning among students and scholars across campus, as well as introduce researchers around campus to each others’ efforts. 
07/11/19 1:06am
Steve DeMatteo is stepping in as a new assistant coach for the Quakers, filling a gap left by assistant coach Peter Lowry’s departure.
07/10/19 3:11am
The NCAA announced last week that the men’s basketball 3-point line will be extended to the international distance of 22 feet 1 ¾ inches for the upcoming season.
07/09/19 3:36pm
On July 9, former Penn hockey president Rolando Bonachea and chairman of the Penn Hockey Alumni Board Stu Siegel announced the start of a Penn Hockey Endowment with the hope that it will fund a varsity transition.
07/09/19 2:24am
Philadelphia sparked with patriotism in celebration of liberty, independence, and community as the birthplace of America. Week long festivities sponsored by the Wawa Welcome to America Festival featured free concerts from singers Jennifer Hudson and Megan Trainor, free food and games, as well as dazzling fireworks to end the night.
07/09/19 2:05am
Last week, the Penn lightweight rowers flew to Henley-on-Thames, England to compete in the Henley Royal Regatta, one of the most prestigious regattas in the world. 
07/08/19 6:06pm
The new tower, located at 800 Walnut St., is the most expensive per-square-foot office building in Philadelphia. 
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.
07/04/19 11:52am
While Penn’s recent efforts to expand financial aid and support to first-generation low-income students are commendable, they are insufficient. Improving access to education needs to be a foremost priority for institutions that have the resources to do so. 
07/03/19 10:10am
By lowering the barriers that divide students across the undergraduate schools, the University could create a more united student body that is better able to both collaborate with itself and foster a sense of unity at this school that is sorely lacking.
07/02/19 6:33pm
Former Penn men's basketball coach Jerome Allen was removed from the Penn Athletics Hall of Fame on Tuesday, just one day after he was sentenced for his role in a year-long admissions bribery scandal. 
07/02/19 9:55am
The extent to which high school, college, and graduate students depend on Khan Academy tells us how lackluster some of their more conventional resources tend to be.
07/02/19 12:07am
The college season might be over, but several members of Penn baseball will continue to play for different leagues this summer.  
07/02/19 12:04am
Former Penn men’s basketball coach Jerome Allen was sentenced to four years of probation, of which six months will be spent on house arrest. 
07/01/19 11:59pm
The 17,000 square feet guesthouse will host "strategic meetings" and "important visitors and special guests." 
06/29/19 8:14pm
Let’s take the first step toward ending the stigma around mental health by prioritizing ourselves and our health.
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.