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Philadelphia

11/12/15 9:31pm
This Thursday, some Penn students walked out of class at 2:30 p.m. as instructed by a Facebook event promoted by campus minority groups.
11/12/15 9:27pm
On Thursday, Drexel University announced its decision to rescind entertainer Bill Cosby's honorary degree, which he received in 1992.
11/12/15 7:10pm
SOUL, or Students Organizing for Unity and Liberation, led a protest Thursday afternoon in which students marched up and down Market Street and ended in front of Amy Gutmann's house.
11/11/15 1:46am
With Kenney and Gym in office, many expect there will be a more rigorous push for Penn to fund Philadelphia schools by paying PILOTs.
11/08/15 2:00pm
James Aguirre hoped to empower students who were interested in going above and beyond in science to learn a new part of the field.
11/07/15 2:00pm
Praise from all levels of the Philadelphia community was heaped on Penn Police and DPS during Thursday’s accreditation public hearing.
10/28/15 3:35am
On Tuesday, 1978 College graduate Everett Gillison, Chief of Staff in the Mayor’s Office and former Deputy Mayor of Public Safety Office, spoke to students about community, crime and public safety. 
10/28/15 3:32am
The DNC will be one of the largest public events ever held in Philadelphia, with an estimated 50,000 people expected to attend the week-long convention.
10/28/15 3:27am
“Next Stop: Democracy” is a new civic engagement project which has hired 60 Philadelphia artists to create eye-catching “vote here” signs for the upcoming City Council elections on Nov. 3.
10/28/15 3:25am
At a local elementary school on Oct. 23, members of Penn's Stimulus Children's Theater, or STIM, performed numbers from their upcoming Fall Show “Junie B. Jones: The Musical” as their community show. 
10/26/15 10:28pm
Last year, the issue was highly discussed on campus after members of the Student Labor Action Project and Students Organizing for Unity and Leadership organized a protest at Penn President Amy Gutmann’s annual Christmas party.
10/21/15 10:29pm
In addition to a free ride, NoMoCab is likely to offer free samples of products ranging from the newest Coca-Cola product to mini bottles of Vodka.
10/21/15 7:11pm
It’s Saturday: 5:20 p.m. There are three hours until a party of 60 Penn students is set to arrive at Iztaccihuatl, and John Lewis, the one-man show behind the popular BYO restaurant in South Philadelphia, is giving me an earful.
10/15/15 12:35am
The 2016 conference will take place July 25-29 at the Wells Fargo Center in South Philly.
10/15/15 12:35am
She'd worked with Senator Elizabeth Warren to bring attention to federal housing regulations.
10/11/15 11:14pm
This year's ballot includes several candidates for the Pennsylvania state judiciary and five for Mayor of Philadelphia.
10/11/15 8:50pm

Following Oregon shooting, school gun scares shake the nation

In Philadelphia, gun threats shocked campuses in Center City and Germantown later in the week, following the Oct. 1 Oregon shooting.
10/06/15 12:11pm
Community College of Philadelphia went on lockdown this morning after reports of a gunman.
10/04/15 11:54pm
Hope MacKenzie is a College junior who works as one of Sony's Marketing Representatives for Philadelphia, and has a unique student representative experience. 
10/02/15 11:00am
From proxy-blessings to child-births, the Division of Public Safety was all over the city on this weekend.