Financial Aid Director Joel Carstens said that students borrow because "it's available to them."
This semester, Penn Benjamins will focus on training counselors through the CAPS curriculum. The group will begin counseling students next fall.
Campus Maps, originally founded at the University of Maryland, uses an average of eight seconds to find directions for a campus location.
The newly published document includes information on completed projects from 2014, as well as projects that are still in the works and ideas currently under discussion.
Feb Club has arrived, allowing Penn seniors to celebrate their final semester with 22 nights of class bonding. To earn a spot on the plaque in Smoky Joe's Bar, seniors can't miss a single one.
Brown's new alcohol policies restrict registered on-campus parties to public spaces like Penn's Houston Hall.
In an article recently published on Style.com, Vogue’s online content, writer Hayley Phelan declared wellness becoming the new luxury status symbol.
With plans to expand to University City, TargetExpress may become a competitor of Wawa, Fresh Grocer and other stores near campus.
As I bounce back and forth between different rush events, I’m frustrated that I can’t summarize myself. I can’t articulate some spiffy conclusion from the various odds-and-ends that make up who I am.
Anneka DeCaro is a College freshman from Austin, TX. Her email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
When Chris Hedges was uninvited to the IAA's peace conference, he wrote a subsequent denunciation of the student group. But the conflict could potentially be explained by deficient communication.
While one freshman spent his winter break on the posh Aspen slopes, another worked the window at her local Chic-fil-A.
Though the punishments imposed are hardly earth-shattering, to punish members who are not earnestly believed to be wrongdoers for the sake of public relations would be a reprehensible act of scapegoating.
The Daily Pennsylvanian reached out to students and Teaching Assistants to get their take on the most effective study tricks for the overworked, overstressed and sleep-deprived student.
Our unforgivingly competitive and pre-professional environment teaches us to place getting ahead before genuine human connection. But too many people get caught up in the flow of “every man for himself,” and too many students bristle at sharing notes for fear that someone else might get a chance to excel.
Recently, my fellow columnist Yessenia Gutierrez wrote about challenging the misguided notions about low-income students being “privileged” and “lucky” for not having to pay tuition.
I recognize that intermarriage within the Jewish community is a loaded, and controversial topic. But instead of opening the door to a thoughtful discussion, this banner casually sends an alienating and racist message.
Anneka DeCaro is a College freshman. Her email address is email@example.com.
I never used to think my four-times-a-week gym schedule and refusal to eat fatty meals more than a couple times a week was unusual or unhealthy. Freshman year at Penn, I gained 15 pounds, and my new habits were just part of a healthy lifestyle helping me shed that weight.
Penn Masala recently announced the establishment of the Penn Masala Alumni Scholarship, an alumni-endowed scholarship fund for both international and American Penn students interested in the performing arts.