Articles by Sophie Meinen
Penn receives $1.3 million grant to protect the Wupatki National MonumentPenn’s Center for Architectural Conservation received a $1.3 million grant from the Getty Foundation to maintain and protect the Wupatki National Monument in Arizona.
Penn Nursing ranked No. 1 undergraduate nursing program in the United StatesPenn also earned the No. 8 spot in this year's overall ranking of national universities.
Penn drops three spots to No. 9 in Forbes college rankingsDespite the drop in overall rankings, Penn remains the top-ranked school in Pennsylvania. Penn ranked No. 5 among Ivy League schools this year.
Wharton prof. Eric Orts speaks with the DP about U.S. Senate race, climate changeOrts said that his campaign focus is on climate change, which he considers to be the most pressing issue facing the world today, and said he would use his position to enact meaningful climate reform.
Penn Museum workers to vote on unionizing, alleging poor working conditionsThe Penn Museum allegedly began a campaign earlier in the summer encouraging workers to vote against forming a union. In an emailed statement to The Daily Pennsylvanian, however, the museum wrote that it “supports its employees’ rights to make an informed decision about the voting process."
For first time ever, Penn sophomores will participate in their own orientation programMany rising sophomores expressed excitement and said that they hope to meet people through the programming and, for some, to take their first steps on campus.
Fauci discusses COVID-19 vaccine equity, mental health at virtual Penn Medicine eventThe event covered the importance of young people getting vaccinated, vaccine equity, and the pandemic's impact on the mental health of Generation Z.