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11/13/19 12:22am
The event was structured as a political debate between Bush, who argued that the United States should implement a merit-based system, and three Penn students assigned to argue in opposition.
11/12/19 11:52pm
A group of 20 student protesters stood in the back and silently held signs that read “Deport Fascism,” “No one is illegal on stolen land,” and “Multiculturalism is America.”
11/12/19 10:57pm
After 50 years with Wagner at the helm, the Quakers are turning to coach Jerry McConnell to take over the program, as announced by Penn Athletics on Tuesday.
11/12/19 10:37pm
The researchers found that patients with higher bloodstream concentrations of cfDNA had a shorter "progression-free survival" than patients with less cfDNA. 
11/12/19 10:32pm
Gutmann and Jonathan Moreno discussed their new book “Everybody Wants to Go to Heaven but Nobody wants to Die: Bioethics and the Transformation of Health Care in America.”
11/12/19 10:19pm
Before the beginning of the season, coach Roger Reina picked senior AJ Vindici, sophomore Anthony Artalona, and sophomore Carmen Ferrante to lead the team as captains.
11/12/19 10:07pm
Statistics professor James Johndrow and his wife, statistician Kristian Lum,  have written a paper providing a probabilistic notion of algorithm bias as well as a method for removing this bias. 
11/12/19 9:58pm
She claimed to be receiving treatment at the Abraham Cancer Center at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
11/12/19 9:52pm
300 volunteers from Wells Fargo and the nonprofits City Year Philadelphia and Ameri Core came to beautify the school on Oct. 23, CBS Philly reported.
11/12/19 9:48pm
Penn wrestling's season is underway, and the Quakers have a roster stacked with new players along with old ones, including a trio from Wyoming Seminary High School.
11/12/19 9:22pm
After Lauchle announced his retirement in 1986, Reina was presented with what he thought was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to become the head coach of his alma mater.
11/12/19 9:15pm
Senior Alexa Schneck received her fourth All-Ivy field hockey team honor Tuesday, as the Ivy League released the 2019 selections. 
11/12/19 9:14pm
Freshman wrestler Michael Colaiocco is coming to Penn with a high pedigree, and has all the tools to shed this narrative and turn into the Red and Blue's next superstar.
11/12/19 8:48pm
The obesity rate for children ages 10 to 17 in Pennsylvania was 17.4 percent, more than two points above the national average of 15.3 percent.
11/12/19 8:32pm
Hahn spent 18 years as a Penn professor, where he specialized in treating lung cancer and sarcoma with radiation oncology. 
11/12/19 8:07pm
The study found that acetate, a product of alcohol breakdown in the liver, travels up to the brain's learning centers to affect how mouse models respond to alcohol in the environment. 
11/12/19 7:29pm
The study, published in Nature, found that a protein called adenine nucleotide translocator is needed to remove damaged mitochondria from the body in a process called mitophagy.  
11/12/19 5:34pm
The grant will be used to support a clinical trial aimed at preventing the recurrence of triple-negative breast cancer.
11/12/19 5:33pm
The Penn-led team of global researchers looked at phytoliths, or plant skeletons, and the environmental effects of burning them.  
11/12/19 5:32pm
With Penn’s large LGBTQ presence on campus, this decision also has the ability to affect Penn graduates in many years to come, myself included.