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Mike Blackwell Dreamed of Penn. But Dreams Come at a Heavy Cost.

Mike’s decades of learning culminated in his acceptance to Penn’s MLA program. But now, he says the University isn’t willing to support nontraditional students like him. 

by MIRA SYDOW

Safe Yet Stifling: The Spectrum of the Queer Experience at Penn

Penn is often lauded as one of the most LGBTQ–inclusive campuses in the United States. But beneath this praise exists an opportunity for criticism—and then growth.

by SEJAL SANGANI

Resetting the Table: Street's Fall 2021 Dining Guide

COVID-19 shut down Philly’s restaurant scene for months. Now, our favorite eateries are back—but the menu looks different.

by 34TH STREET MAGAZINE

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