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11/03/15 11:27pm
While Penn students attempt to follow the paths of tech giants like Mark Zuckerberg and Steve Jobs by taking time off from school to work on their tech startups, the ultimate decision of whether to return to classes or forgo the degree isn't an easy one.
11/03/15 11:21pm
Of all the college houses, the change will have a particularly strong impact on Gregory and DuBois. 
11/03/15 10:19pm
Penn for Jeb, a political group backing Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush, is still in the process of getting the word out via their Facebook page. 
11/02/15 11:10pm
Religious groups and buildings are finding ways to save energy that are best suited to their unique situations.
11/02/15 9:30pm
For most students, midterm season is stressful enough as is. Religious Jewish and Muslim students, however, face an additional stress factor on an annual basis with the possibility of midterms being scheduled on the same day as a religious holiday.
11/02/15 12:43am
The new app Pinser will keep you from ever missing another event nearby.
11/02/15 12:43am
Brown's YouTube channel has reached 140,000 followers in less than two years.
11/02/15 12:21am
The demonstration is a continuation of Students Organizing for Unity and Liberation's Ferguson Fridays series.
11/02/15 12:05am
Last Saturday, Philadelphia’s Locust Moon Comics hosted its fourth annual Locust Moon Comics Festival. The day-long event is Philadelphia’s premiere celebration of comics, illustration and graphic arts.
11/02/15 12:04am
The Starbucks under 1920 Commons recently reduced its hours to close at midnight from 2 a.m.
11/01/15 12:00pm
In recent years, companies have begun targeting freshmen and sophomores, particularly those who identify as minorities
10/31/15 2:00pm
An overflowing toilet on the floor above the lounge was the source of the water dripping through the ceiling.
10/31/15 10:00am
Students have called for the University to take a stand against Cosby, who now faces accusations from over 50 women who say the comedian raped or sexually assaulted them.
10/30/15 7:17pm
While multiple University initiatives strive to protect open expression on campus, some students find it difficult to speak their beliefs
10/30/15 4:00pm
A Wednesday rally organized by Fossil Free Penn aimed to draw the University Council’s attention to a forthcoming proposal for Penn to divest from fossil fuels.
10/29/15 2:44am
A quarter of 2014 Penn graduates took jobs in finance despite renewed concerns about mental health due to employee deaths in the industry.
10/28/15 11:53pm
The Penn Coffee Club is a Wharton graduate student organization that gives students the opportunity to bond over their shared love of coffee. Started three years ago, the club now has over 60 members and a three-person board.
10/28/15 11:40pm
On Wednesday, a group of around 20 students gathered at the LGBT Center to discuss sexual violence in the community, following a recent survey showing a low report rate of the crime.
10/28/15 11:38pm
Students who worked for Philadelphia nonprofit organizations this past summer share their favorite perks.
10/28/15 3:25am
At a local elementary school on Oct. 23, members of Penn's Stimulus Children's Theater, or STIM, performed numbers from their upcoming Fall Show “Junie B. Jones: The Musical” as their community show.