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06/30/22 12:36am
Liz Magill will officially become Penn's ninth president on Friday, July 1. She will succeed Interim President Wendell Pritchett and former University president Amy Gutmann.
06/30/22 12:30am
The new policy, which replaces student loans with increases scholarship grants, took effect on June 23.
06/23/22 12:16am
After 29 days of biking, averaging around 86 miles a day, Torres biked through eight states and two countries. 
06/22/22 3:49pm
The program, which is sponsored by the U.S. government, allows students to study, conduct research, or teach English in various countries across the globe.
06/16/22 12:24am
Minichello becomes the second Penn javelin champion in program history and now aims to build on his success before the 2024 Olympic Trials.
06/15/22 11:39pm
While the students were not injured in the mass shooting that night, 14 individuals — nearly all bystanders, with ages ranging from 17 to 69 — were either wounded or killed.  
06/15/22 11:15pm
The programs, which occur before the start of classes, are designed to help students get a head start on their time at Penn.
06/09/22 12:03am
The team placed ninth in the varsity eight, 11th in the second varsity eight, and 17th in the fours event over three days of racing. 
05/31/22 11:29pm
Launched in 2008, the PASS program is designed to increase the number of physicians from groups underrepresented in medicine.  
05/26/22 9:48am
Kenni Ndili, an incoming MBA/M.A. student, was found safely after being missing for six days. It appears that she was robbed and went missing shortly after. 
05/26/22 12:17am
Greenberg receiving a low average course evaluation score prompted fears of his termination, according to the petition. 
05/26/22 12:14am
All University testing will now be conducted at the new PennCares testing site on 3734 Spruce Street.
05/24/22 10:35pm
ToxiSense seeks to develop a cheaper and more sustainable test for clean drinking water and biopharmacological products.
05/18/22 11:32pm
The interior of the building will be completely redesigned to serve the students and faculty of the Weitzman School, and will now include new research facilities, design studios, classrooms, and offices. 
05/18/22 11:28pm
 Located steps away from campus at 39th and Walnut streets, the Louisiana-based chicken finger restaurant opened after months of anticipation from the Penn community, with a line wrapping around the block on its inaugural day. 
05/18/22 12:00pm
Over 100 Pennsylvanians voted at Penn polling locations during this year's primary election on May 17.
05/16/22 11:28pm
The ceremony marked the first Commencement to permit in-person family and guest attendance since 2019.  
05/16/22 10:13am
Through forgoing bad habits, devoting time to prayer, giving to charity, reading the Quran, and reflecting, Muslim students explained Ramadan is a time to strengthen their relationship with Islam and God. 
05/13/22 7:32pm
While the COVID-19 pandemic served as a major interruption to their four years at the University, the Class of 2022's Penn experience was bookended by major on-campus, in-person community events and celebrations.
05/13/22 2:07pm
The Triple ‘S’ Show is a "step, stroll, and/or salute" competition among 12 IGC fraternity and sorority chapters during the 126th Penn Relays.