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04/22/15 1:30pm
Two Penn students have taken their coursework beyond the classroom and put a new spin on the Critical Writing Seminar in the process.
04/22/15 2:29am
This Spring Fling, the Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement officers checked issued only two citations for underage drinking — down from 35 during last year’s Fling.
04/22/15 12:25am
At Penn, student groups engage in issue-related advocacy but rarely turn out to vote.
04/22/15 12:11am
A center close to campus is behind new and healthy options popping up on GrubHub.
04/20/15 10:44pm
Two full-time teachers at Powel Elementary School moonlight as Penn professors.
04/20/15 1:47am
Six Democratic candidates are vying to win the Democratic primary on May 19, and the race remains wide open.
04/20/15 1:27am

Rachel Levine kicks off Lambda Grads' day of silence

On April 16, Levine spoke at an event held by Lambda Grads, the LGBT organization for graduate students. Her speech commenced the Day of Silence organized by the Lambda Grads, in which participants remained silent for all of Friday.
04/20/15 1:25am
On April 9, Penn and Philadelphia police responded to a robbery alarm at the TD Bank located at 3737 Walnut Street.
04/20/15 12:34am
On April 17, Disney Pixar’s Inside Out animator Dan Holland spoke to the Penn and Drexel University student body, presenting them with an overview of the film’s storyline, his contributions and challenges he faced in creating the animation of this major animated movie.
04/18/15 10:00am
On May 20, Philadelphia voters will head to the polls to select their primary candidates for Mayor and City Council.
04/17/15 12:00pm
Amy Gutmann chairs the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues, which released a report on Ebola.
04/16/15 12:15am
An estimated 3,000 students from Drexel, Penn, Temple and other colleges stood in front of McDonald's and marched down to the Market Street Bridge. 
04/15/15 11:47pm
Creative thinkers from around the world have ideas for how to innovate education and a few are bringing them to Penn’s Graduate School of Education.
04/15/15 11:08pm
College junior Adam Cohen was named a 2015 Truman Scholar, the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation announced on Wednesday.
04/14/15 1:03am
While Penn students might see Spring Fling as the biggest upcoming event, for those interested in Philadelphia politics, the Democratic mayoral primary race might be more exciting.
04/14/15 1:03am
More students than ever are staying in Philadelphia after graduation. 
04/13/15 1:37am
The conference occurred as Obama met Cuban President Raúl Castro.
04/13/15 12:31am
On Sunday, Clinton’s campaign team released a two-minute video in which she announced her campaign. She will head to Philadelphia over the summer for the Democratic National Convention.
04/12/15 10:00am
Philadelphians will head to the polls on May 19 for the Democratic primary elections for City Council and Mayor.
04/11/15 2:00pm
The store will create a separate section for customers to purchase alcohol.