Articles by Gianna Ferrarin

07/17/19 11:12am
Chester Hollman III was sentenced to life in prison for the murder of a Penn student in 1991. Now, his charges will be formally dismissed later this month, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer.
07/15/19 11:29pm
The Greenfield Intercultural Center recently released a full-time job posting for the position, which was previously part-time. For years, FGLI advocates have said the role is too demanding to accomplish in a part-time capacity.
07/13/19 5:28pm
The former vice president earned nearly $800,000 from working at Penn as a professor.
07/08/19 6:06pm
The new tower, located at 800 Walnut St., is the most expensive per-square-foot office building in Philadelphia. 
07/06/19 1:10pm
Robb, who was convicted in 2007 for bludgeoning his wife to death, appeared before a Montgomery County Court judge on June 28 and requested a trip to Israel to handle his mother's estate.
06/18/19 12:11am
The fire department was called to 34th and Walnut, and firefighters and Penn Police escorted the workers down a ladder.
06/09/19 9:57pm
Wharton will increase its MBA tuition while Harvard University and the University of Chicago freeze theirs.
05/27/19 3:43am
Robertson, a Wharton legal studies and business ethics professor, will replace current vice dean Lori Rosenkopf on July 1.
05/21/19 3:44am
Penn President Amy Gutmann gave the opening speech for the ceremony after 2019 College graduate Shiv Nadkarni performed the national anthem.
03/20/19 5:42pm
Students said the national admissions scandal and the Jerome Allen case have generated discussions on the role that money plays in college admissions. College junior Luke Yamulla referenced the bribery allegations as well as recent tuition hikes in a recent post on Penn’s meme page, Official Unofficial Squirrel Catching Club.
03/11/19 11:46pm
Penn Admissions revamped their information sessions and admissions tours, run by Kite and Key Society, to be less focused on "facts and figures" and more on personal anecdotes of Penn.
02/15/19 1:13am
The number of applications Penn received is about a one percent increase from last year's numbers. By comparison, the Class of 2022 saw above a 10 percent increase in applications. 
02/06/19 10:56pm
Starting this fall, Penn will be the first Ivy League school to offer a fully online bachelor degree program. 
01/30/19 11:43pm
Admissions officers say there is no formal fact checking process in place and they do not intend to implement one.
01/28/19 11:25pm
Penn Beauty will partner with Teen Health Week, a week-long program that promotes mental and physical wellness among teens.
12/22/18 11:35pm
Eligible students will receive $20 every day they are on campus from Dec. 21 to Jan. 1.
11/30/18 12:11am
The event, jointly hosted by SRFS and student group Penn First, included a presentation explaining the highly-aided term. Students were also able to ask administrators questions about the new highly-aided initiatives. 
11/18/18 6:53pm
The re-loadable debit card system will be used for Thanksgiving, winter, and spring break for this academic year. 
11/04/18 10:14pm
The panel, entitled “Murder of Jews in Pittsburgh: Reactions of Heart and Head,” was one of several events hosted on campus in response to the shooting, in addition to a vigil led by Penn Hillel on Monday.
10/16/18 10:44pm
This is the first time either group of students has had specialized financial aid counselors.
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