Articles by David Katz
From College Green to Capitol Hill: Penn students reflect on congressional summer internshipsThe Daily Pennsylvanian spoke to three Penn students who worked on Capitol Hill this summer about each of their job experiences.
Celebrating Fourth of July in Philadelphia? Here’s What to Do.To celebrate Independence Day, Philadelphia will be offering a number of free events, including fireworks, parades, and concerts.
Penn Nursing Ph.D. student Tarik Khan wins Democratic primary in Pa.’s 194th DistrictTarik Khan defeated incumbent Pam DeLissio in the primary election for Pennsylvania’s 194th legislative district, which is found in Northwest Philadelphia.
Philadelphia officials seek to promote children's safety with summer program offeringsPlayItSafePHL is a guide to safe summer activities — including summer camps, athletic leagues, science programs, and swimming lessons, according to WHYY.
Philadelphia restaurant owners frustrated by new regulations for "streeteries"In December 2021, the Philadelphia Council passed a bill that permanently legalized streeteries in certain areas across the city
Penn Debate Society and the Philomathean Society will hold a debate on belief in the afterlifeThe debate will be held at Feb. 22 at 5:30 p.m. in Philomathean Hall, which is on the fourth floor of College Hall.
Penn extends test-optional policy to 2022-2023 admissions cyclePenn first implemented the test-optional policy for the 2020-2021 admission cycle after the College Board and ACT testing agencies canceled several testing dates due to COVID-19.
Three Penn students start new company to unify campus DJsThere are currently 11 DJs listed on the Penn Beats website, and they cover a variety of musical genres such as oldies, hip-hop, and progressive house.
Penn graduate Dr. Oz announces candidacy for Pennsylvania's Senate seatOz is a surgeon and TV personality that gained fame in the 2000s as a frequent guest on the Oprah Winfrey show.
Bipartisan federal infrastructure package will fund SEPTA and Delaware River watershedThe funding will primarily go towards local bridges, highways, and public transportation.
Penn Vet establishes Institute for Infectious and Zoonotic DiseasesEbola, Zika, Avian Flu, and swine flu are all examples of zoonotic diseases, and several scientists claim that SARS-COVID-19 is zoonotic well, as the disease likely originated from bats.