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Student Life

09/12/16 5:58pm
Stephanie Marchesani died in New Jersey on Sunday.
09/12/16 12:14am
PennApps — the weekend-long hackathon at Penn that happens twice a year — drew to a close in Irvine Auditorium on Sunday.
09/12/16 12:13am
At the start of every year, Penn welcomes first-year students with a packed orientation filled with five days of of educational programming and elaborate festivities.
09/11/16 6:00am
It's mandatory, but only 7.9 percent of upperclassmen have completed it.
09/08/16 10:28pm
Since the protests started on Tuesday, over thirty current members of OZ have not responded to repeated, individual requests for comment.
09/08/16 2:10pm
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf tweeted early in the morning. “Stand up like these @Penn students — take the @ItsOnUs pledge to help keep students safe from sexual assault."
09/08/16 1:30am
Individual members of both off-campus group OAX and an affiliated sorority that asked not to be named harshly criticized OZ and said they left group chats with members of the group.
09/08/16 1:29am
The first page that precedes the glossy photographs and pages of sobering text in “33 to 40”contains a dedication that reads simply, “To the spirit of creation.”
09/08/16 1:26am
Brown was selected for the gig out of a nationwide search done by MTVU, a network geared toward students.
09/07/16 11:49pm
Whitney Stewart, who was named National Youth of the Year by Boys & Girls Clubs of America last fall, was flown to Rio de Janeiro to get a behind-the-scenes tour of the programming production set for the Summer Olympics. 
09/07/16 11:18pm
Clinton’s campaign has had a large presence on Penn’s campus by trying to get new students to register to vote in the influential swing state as well as to participate in the 2016 election.
09/07/16 11:16pm
Some students at Penn choose to major in other disciplines while still pursuing pre-med as an option. Although less common, these paths do not preclude admission to medical school as long as students fill the requirements outside of their major. In fact, on Penn’s Career Services website, it says, “medical schools do not require or even prefer a particular major.”
09/07/16 1:28am
Six protesters continued flyering early Wednesday morning as well.
09/07/16 1:25am
Political science professor Dan Hopkins cited the historically sky-high unpopularity of the primary candidates as the main reason for the appeal of candidates like Johnson and Stein, but said he believes there will be a reduction in the number of people planning to vote third party as the election approaches.
09/07/16 1:25am
At Penn, many students fail to budget time for one of the most important things in life — sleep. 
09/06/16 7:35am
Hundreds of flyers featuring an email sent by an account ozyellowbrickroad1@gmail.com were posted across campus on Tuesday morning, stamped with “This is what rape culture looks like" and "We are watching."
09/06/16 2:16am
While tech companies have long done their on-campus recruiting for internships in the fall semester, recruitment for summer internships for other sectors will now take place in the fall.
09/06/16 12:42am
Faculty Senate Chair Laura Perna wrote a letter explaining what the group is looking to accomplish this year.
09/03/16 4:01pm
The class was first taught by professor Kenneth Goldsmith in the spring of 2015. 
09/02/16 11:15pm
Penn's student government is expansive, with six branches and hundreds of members.