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11/29/22 12:48am
“A Toast to Dear Old Penn,” which will be held on Dec. 3 at 7:30 p.m. this year, is organized every year by the Platt Student Performing Arts House. 
11/29/22 12:15am
The mentors on the platform range from Nick Hamburger — founder and CEO of Quevos, who was featured on Shark Tank and Forbes’ 30 Under 30 — to recent college graduates working in tech and investment banking.
11/28/22 4:57am
The program partnered with Vaux Big Picture High School and Paul Robeson High School to amass a pilot cohort of 15 students.
11/27/22 11:53pm
While Penn is the only Ivy League institution to offer the language in such a capacity, the program suffers from lack of resources and currently has no full-time faculty members.
11/22/22 2:57am
The announcement comes after Teri Windisch, who was named the Center's executive director last year, stepped down from the position. MacDermott-Havey will oversee approximately 45 individuals affiliated with the Center.
11/22/22 2:55am
While taking his MLA classes virtually and working full-time at Google, 23-year-old Aidan Sova competed against six other candidates for three open spots on the Ann Arbor District Library Board of Trustees.
11/22/22 1:12am
The NEC reiterated its commitment to "misrepresented and underrepresented" student groups as motivation for supporting FFP’s fight for access to interface with University administrators.
11/21/22 1:23am
Now that it has been given the historic district designation, its buildings will be protected from further demolition and exterior modification.
11/21/22 1:15am
In addition to their success in tournaments, members of Penn Debate Society said that they have enjoyed the community that they have gained from the club.
11/18/22 8:16pm
Students for the Preservation of Chinatown, a coalition of college students against the proposed 76ers arena, organized the protest on Friday.
11/18/22 2:00am
Sears described the magazine, which is sponsored by the Kelly Writers House, as a “literary journal with a focus on music.” 
11/17/22 1:33am
In the Class of 2022, exactly half of the 46 students who entered the program during their first semester at Penn graduated as Vagelos MLS scholars.
11/16/22 12:16am
For the first time, flights on University business will include a Climate Impact Offset fee which will be charged to the relevant school or center. 
11/16/22 12:11am
These new partnerships have been added over the past two years, some immediately before and several during the COVID-19 pandemic.
11/15/22 8:43am
1997 Wharton graduate Wendy Holman, her husband Wayne Holman, and their family donated the multimillion dollar gift to Penn to rename the library and fund its upkeep.
11/15/22 8:42am
The event, which was held at Parkway Central Library and Van Pelt-Dietrich Library, centered around a theme of “Translating Science.” 
11/11/22 12:26am
The Daily Pennsylvanian spoke to upperclassmen and faculty who offered three main pieces of advice for first-year students.
11/11/22 12:24am
The Daily Pennsylvanian made a list of fun classes with low difficulty ratings that are scheduled for next spring.
11/11/22 12:16am
Events will be largely in-person with several remote options and take place from Nov. 11 to 13.
11/10/22 11:39pm
The change will serve to accommodate the decrease in housing capacity for first-year students due to the upcoming Quad renovations.