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Student Life

03/29/18 8:00am
ASL advocate and performer Wink Smith, Jr. emceed the event, while interpreters made the stories accessible for both hearing and non-hearing attendees.  
03/27/18 8:23pm
The Amazon service Prime Now, which delivers groceries and household goods to Amazon Prime members within two hours of ordering, may soon occupy a building at 4100 Chestnut Street.
03/27/18 7:47pm
The program is open to all Penn students, both undergraduates and graduates, with no selective application process. Its fourth iteration will take place next semester. 
03/27/18 3:37pm
The Undergraduate Assembly's survey is not connected to the University mental health task force, which Penn reconvened in 2016 following 14 student suicides in three years.
03/27/18 2:48pm
Despite the scope of the information leaked and the way that the University informed affected students, many privacy experts say legal repercussions likely will not be severe.
03/25/18 9:37pm
MERT's hour-long mass casualty incident drill allows the student EMTs to practice responding to large-scale trauma. 
03/22/18 8:26pm
Students are celebrating LGBTQ identity through an art exhibit, moving screenings, and talks on identity at this year's QPenn. The theme for the week is "Lineage" – in honor of LGBTQ history.
03/21/18 8:00am
Penn's chapters of Common Party, TableTalk Global, and Bridge USA hosted the event, which took place in Houston Hall on March 20.
03/20/18 11:59pm
The goal of Penn Global Seminars is to provide “greater access” to Penn students by increasing the number of students that can participate and the variety of locations offered, according to Penn Abroad Director Nigel Cossar. 
03/18/18 7:11pm
The ASDA is a national student-led organization with over 24,000 members that holds meetings throughout the year for students to network and receive education on issues currently challenging dentistry.
03/18/18 2:23pm
As their graduating gift, the Class of 2017 of Penn’s Nurse-Midwifery program decided to start a scholarship for midwives of color.
03/14/18 7:26pm
Camika Royal spoke for this year's Alvin P. Gutman Public Scholar Lecture, an annual Civic House event that invites a noted scholar to inspire guests to actively seek social change. 
03/01/18 6:15pm
Design of Mobile Products is a seminar consisting of six 90-minute sessions that introduce students to the basics of designing and prototyping a mobile app. 
02/28/18 9:58pm
The memorial, entitled, #BlazeItForward, was organized to thank volunteers who helped search for Bernstein when he went missing and who continued to help the family after his body was found.
02/27/18 1:29pm
As Black History Month comes to a close, Students Organizing for Unity and Liberation, Civic House, and Phi Beta Sigma fraternity organized the talk with civil rights advocate James McFadden.
02/26/18 9:38pm
For National Eating Disorder Awareness Week, Project HEAL has several initiatives, including a laptop sticker fundraiser and the distribution of informational brochures given out on Locust Walk.  
02/26/18 9:06pm
The mission of Eco-House is to demonstrate affordable sustainable living in order to inform, engage, and inspire Penn’s fellow residents, visitors, and community members.
02/25/18 11:17pm
37,409 applications were submitted in the regular decision application process while the remaining 7,073 were part of the early decision batch.
02/24/18 5:08pm
While open to anyone who wanted to attend, the meeting consisted of half a dozen members of PennFems, a feminist student organization that hosted the event. 
02/22/18 8:07pm
Penn is the target of 3.2 percent of the recruitment and hiring efforts of major firms including Credit Suisse Group, Morgan Stanley, and Citigroup, reported Business Insider on Tuesday.