Articles by Kylie Cooper
Kylie Cooper | Why I came to Penn to be a photographerKylie Cooper, former photo editor of The Daily Pennsylvanian, reflects on the opportunities she received as a Penn student, a school that isn’t meant for photojournalism.
In Photos: 2021The world ebbed and flowed with its fair share of monumental events in 2021. Riding alongside the waves, the Penn community lived no exception. The Daily Pennsylvanian’s photographers documented the stories of 2021, at Penn and beyond, as they marked history in their stride.
In Photos: Phila. joins nation for 'Bans Off Our Bodies' in support of abortion rightsPhiladelphians joined thousands throughout the nation to protest in support of reproductive rights on Oct. 2. Here's what it looked like.
‘We will always remember:’ Gutmann honors lasting impact of 9/11 at memorial eventIn her speech, Gutmann emphasized the need to recognize all those who lost their lives that day, including 16 Penn alumni.
In Photos: Philadelphia feels Ida’s wrath as Schuylkill overflows, streets and highways floodThe remnants of Hurricane Ida brought severe flooding to Philadelphia, shutting down major roadways and causing the Schuylkill River to overflow. Here's what it looked like.
In Photos: Exclusive first look at New College House WestNew College House West is set to welcome its first residents in just under two weeks. Here's an exclusive first look at its features.
In Photos: Celebrating the Class of 2021 with a commencement unlike any otherWhile friends and families of graduates weren't allowed into Franklin Field as spectators this year, here's what the unusual commencement honoring the Class of 2021 looked like.
In Photos: Remembering the MOVE bombing, 36 years laterOn May 13, the 36th anniversary of the MOVE bombing, West Philadelphians remembered the 11 lives lost during the MOVE Day of Remembrance event. Here's what it looked like.
In Photos: Philadelphia protesters march for Daunte Wright and police abolitionProtesters marched through Center City and South Philadelphia on April 13 demanding justice for Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old Black man who was killed by a Minn. police officer.
In Photos: The pandemic’s mark on Penn’s campus, one year laterLast April, Daily Pennsylvanian photographers documented what campus looked like one month into the pandemic. We revisited some of the locations this month, one year into the pandemic, to see what's changed.
In Photos: Students relax on campus for two-day ‘Spring Stay’ in lieu of typical travelDuring a spring break unlike any other, Penn hosted a variety of "Spring Stay" events from March 10-14. Here's how some students enjoyed spring break on campus.
In Photos: Students let loose, sledding on Locust and sculpting snowmen as Orlena hits PennOver the past three days, Winter Storm Orlena brought more snow to Penn's campus than all of last winter. From snowball fights to snowmen, here's what it looked like.
In Photos: Mummers strut into 2021 with celebratory South Phila. march, defying city ordersAlthough Philadelphia's 2021 Mummers Parade was canceled, some Mummers and residents still marched down 2nd Street on New Year's Day to protest Mayor Jim Kenney and celebrate the beginning of 2021.
In Photos: 2020The world has experienced some of the most extraordinary events in modern history this year, and the Penn community has been impacted by it all. The Daily Pennsylvanian's photographers have been on the ground documenting 2020 as it has unfolded.
Photo Essay | Meet seven essential workers keeping Penn's campus running during the pandemicIn the eight months since campus closed, Penn employees have continued to come to campus to keep the University running. Here are the stories of seven essential workers who have risked their health since March to work during the coronavirus pandemic.
In Photos: Philadelphians rejoice in the streets as Pa. propels Biden to presidencyThousands of elated Philadelphians danced, drank, and cheered in the streets after Pa. was called in Biden’s favor, pushing him over the threshold of 270 electoral votes. Here's how the city celebrated in the hours after the news broke.
Photo Essay | Tired of working at home? Check out these 15 outdoor study spots on campus.Although it may be the end of October, the weather is still perfect for working outside. Grab a sweater, a laptop, and head to these on-campus locations to bring your virtual classes into the real world, while practicing social-distancing guidelines.
Photo Essay | Packed crowds, masks optional: Inside a Trump Pa. rally amid COVID-19Thousands of supporters gathered in western Pennsylvania last week for Trump's second MAGA rally since his COVID-19 diagnosis. Here's a look inside "the Trump experience."
Photo Essay | Trump’s Phila. town hall met with chants, fists, and signs from protestersAround 200 demonstrators lifted signs, chanted “Out Now!“, and called for political and social reform as 1968 Wharton graduate and President Donald Trump visited the National Constitution Center for a town hall on Tuesday evening. Here’s how the protest played out.