Articles by Jill Golub

10/24/14 12:48am
See what crimes occurred in the Penn Patrol Zone between Oct. 11 and Oct. 17, 2014.
10/16/14 1:29pm

Former Pottruck Director charged with thefts will have record expunged

The former director of Pottruck, Amy Wagner, paid a final installment on $10,000 in restitution to Penn and will now have her criminal record expunged
10/13/14 1:38am
Overall crime since the start of the year is also slightly up by 7.4 percent, as compared to the year-to-date crime in 2013.
09/25/14 1:51am
A DP reporter played a night of chess with male players who play at McDonald's (and sometimes the Fresh Grocer) nearly every night.
09/24/14 12:24am
Read about what crimes occurred in the Penn Patrol Zone between Sept. 12 and Sept. 18, 2014.
09/09/14 10:54pm
Read about what crimes occurred in the Penn Patrol Zone between Aug. 29 and Sept. 4, 2014.
09/09/14 1:08am

Study: Low resting heart rate may lead to criminal activity

Criminology professor Adrian Raine worked with PhD student and 2010 College graduate Jill Portnoy to explore the link between heart rate and criminal behavior.
09/04/14 9:41pm
Total crime dropped 19 percent this August, with 72 crimes reported this summer as opposed to the 89 crimes reported last August.
08/28/14 7:47pm
A 35-year-old researcher at Penn was found shot and killed in his home on Wednesday, the AP reported last night.
08/27/14 3:20pm
A motorcycle theft and a report of fraud are among crimes that were reported in the Penn Patrol Zone between Aug. 15 and Aug. 21, 2014
08/26/14 6:03pm

Law School launches Latino studies certificate program

The Law School announced the creation of a new certificate program, in Latin American and Latino studies.
04/27/14 3:01pm

State rep incumbent: To fix Philadelphia schools, we need a 'funding formula'

State representative James Roebuck is running for reelection for the 188th Legislative District, which encompasses Penn’s campus. The Daily Pennsylvanian spoke to Roebuck about his political platform.
04/23/14 9:45pm

Democratic state rep hopeful talks education, equality

Algernong Allen is running for state representative in Pennsylvania’s 188th District, which includes University City, West and Southwest Philadelphia.
04/09/14 5:54pm

Penn releases contingency plan in case of SEPTA strike

Penn Transit Services has released a SEPTA Strike Contingency Plan outlining what Penn will do if SEPTA goes on strike.
04/07/14 6:01pm
A course on adult financial literacy taught by Professor of Strategic Management Keith Weigelt is a recent partnership between him, the Netter Center for Community Partnerships and the Lea School.
03/31/14 4:51pm

Grad students refurbish homes in West Philadelphia

Graduate students from Wharton, PennDesign and other graduate schools — 75 students in total — volunteered for Rebuilding Together Philadelphia by providing essential repairs to homes on the 37th and 38th streets on Fairmount Avenue and the surrounding neighborhood.
03/24/14 7:21pm

Urban farm to open in West Philadelphia

Located at 4912 Baltimore Ave., Greensgrow West will be the first expansion of Greensgrow Farms, located in Kensington, Pennsylvania.
02/23/14 7:26pm

Study: poverty risk factors affect school performance

New research finds that having enrolled students with risk factors in schools affects the entire student body. 
02/10/14 7:03pm
Founded by Penn alum Nati Passow, the Jewish Farm School offers a wide variety of workshops and programs ranging from bee-keeping to global food topics.
02/09/14 4:05pm
Hip Hop Fundamentals, a dance group in Philadelphia, teaches peace, unity, and mind-body physics through dance, treating personal wellbeing as a form of professional development.
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