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05/22/19 8:17pm
Now, as a rising sophomore, I have more certainty and security than I would have had if I had just focused on fulfilling every requirement for the College. 
05/22/19 12:28am
This weekend, 27 members of Penn track and field will travel to Jacksonville, FL. for the NCAA Preliminaries.
05/21/19 3:44am
Penn President Amy Gutmann gave the opening speech for the ceremony after 2019 College graduate Shiv Nadkarni performed the national anthem.
05/20/19 12:09am
Penn Rowing had a solid weekend, with the men’s lightweight team picking up wins and a consistent showing on the women’s side.
05/19/19 5:50pm
The series’ third installment played out much the same as the prior meetings, remaining tight throughout, but this time, the Bulldogs (14-3, 5-1 Ivy) got the edge, defeating the Quakers (12-4, 6-0) in an instant overtime classic, 19-18.
05/19/19 1:20am
After more than 10 years as an assistant coach for Penn women’s basketball, Bernadette Laukaitis will take on the role of head coach at Holy Family University, her alma mater. 
05/16/19 12:00pm
In just a few days, the class of 2019 is going to graduate. But many individuals, like me, will walk across the stage without any parents present at the ceremony, thanks to President Trump. 
05/15/19 10:23pm
This Sunday, Penn will battle it out against Yale for the final time this season, after having won their two previous matchups.
05/15/19 5:42pm
Sure, I have been cracking unemployment jokes all year to hide how embarrassed I am and to hopefully divert people from feeling any ounce of pity. 
05/14/19 2:12am
Now having laughed with, worked in, and befriended the Penn community for more than 18 years, Soin is retiring from her position as the first lone staff member at the Pan-Asian American Community House.
05/12/19 11:48pm
In their last meet before the NCAA preliminaries next weekend, Penn track had strong performances at the ECAC & IC4A Championships.
05/12/19 12:21pm
Although the DP helped me avoid my problems, it also provided me with the resources to start acknowledging them. 
05/12/19 12:20pm
Replaying the images from the last four years in my mind, there are many moments at Penn I don’t think I’ll ever forget (and many that are already forgotten). And for the most part, these moments aren’t the planned ones.
05/12/19 12:17pm
Class clownism goes beyond evoking a reaction. 
05/12/19 12:01pm
Before landing in America, I thought I would be able to quickly form friendships at Penn, just like I did back in my university, and have a memorable, if not a little hectic, few months before flying back to normalcy. I just didn’t count on Penn being too busy for me.
05/11/19 8:28pm
In front of large and raucous Franklin Field crowd, Penn men’s lacrosse put on a show, defeating Army 13-8 in the first round of the NCAA Lacrosse Tournament.
05/11/19 5:13pm
This year’s cohort of recipients includes singer Jon Bon Jovi, Nobel Prize-winning doctor Denis Mukwege, animal rights and autism advocate Temple Grandin, astronomer Jill Tarter, and recently deceased Senator Richard Lugar.
05/11/19 5:10pm
While students pursuing finance decreased over the years, the share of students working in the technology sector has doubled since 2011, jumping from 7% to 14%.
05/11/19 12:04pm
An independent bookstore like the Penn Book Center is central to the preservation and continuation of culture. Its book-stocking decisions are local and responsive, not centralized or top-down like those of a corporate chain. 
05/11/19 11:41am
The independent Penn Book Center has always been and still remains stocked with both books and booksellers possessing the potential to surprise a reader.