Penn Dining should make meal swipes more useful to students by accepting them in more locations and letting them roll over from semester to semester.
As hard as failure can be, we need to breathe it in, exhale and let it go.
There are many things I wish I had known upon getting accepted early decision to Penn. Here are a few of the most prominent.
In order to embrace diversity, one should engage more in events organized by cultural groups and try to absorb different values as much as possible.
Instead of passively lamenting Trump’s Penn affiliation, students should use impeachment as an opportunity to fight for policies they believe in.
Simply stating the flaws is not enough; we must target and pinpoint concrete solutions if we seek any form of progress.
In a world that already caters to wealth, putting one more boundary in the way of less privileged students is not the way to ensure equal access to higher education.
Yes, Soleimani was a terrible individual who deserved what he got, but killing Soleimani has put American troops at greater risk by moving the United States and Iran closer to war, dramatically destabilizing the region, and doing enormous damage to United States-Iranian relations.
By deciding to defund PPI, Penn not only devalued students’ opinions but also deemphasized the importance of public policy research.
We highlight these attacks on students and faculty to remind us all that these universities are being targeted precisely because they are institutions devoted to critical thinking and the exercise of reason.
Campus groups should learn from Greek life and work to strengthen their internal cultures so they can provide more outlets for finding a community at Penn.
Now, as I take the helm of the organization that gave me a purpose at Penn, I have one request for my team, and for the Penn community at-large: Ask the right questions.
While constant partying can make you happy in the moment, it is not the answer to stress.
Penn should extend the current need-blind application process for students in the United States, Canada, and Mexico to LPS and international applicants.
SARAH KHAN is a College sophomore from Lynn Haven, Fla.
Rather than constantly feeling the need to be surrounded by people, Penn students ought to spend more time alone.
Selling courses may seem harmless or like a mutually beneficial business decision. However, Penn students should think twice before they sell a popular course.
It is time to recognize the 40% of Americans who think abortion should be illegal in all or most cases not as villains, but as fellow Americans who have a different opinion.
Penn must pay workers the living wage that they deserve and that is now mandated by the city.
It is incumbent upon Penn students to hold the consulting firm accountable and refuse to participate in its recruiting in the future.