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'Revolution of Our Times': Penn Students from Hong Kong Reflect on the Protests

From being a part of protests to worrying about family at home, how the movement abroad affects Penn students

by CHELSEY ZHU

After a Month, I'm Still Just A Little Bit Sick at Penn

How the common cold has become a more of a personality trait than a condition for me.

by ILYSE REISMAN

Ego of the Week: Alexa Murray

Meet the senior who's a double varsity athlete captain and a member of the Advanced Women in Engineering Student Advisory Board.

by AMANPREET SINGH

Letter from the Editor 11.06.2019

In which I admit to watching 'Glee' for the first time as a 21–year–old

by ANNABELLE WILLIAMS

Meet Michael Adjei–Poku: The Student Who Serves as the Captain of MERT

The senior talks about his tumultuous journey choosing his majors and his favorite parts of MERT shifts.

by AMY XIANG

Behind The Terror: The Making of Eastern State Penitentiary's Terror Behind the Walls

Dubbed the country’s scariest haunted house, this Philadelphia mainstay is a lot less frightening behind the scenes. 

by BEATRICE FORMAN

Ego of the Week: Laurel Jaffe

Meet the PennQuest film buff.

by AMANPREET SINGH

How My Fascination with Weddings Revealed My Family's Difficult History

After years of begging for proof of my parent's wedding, I learned the harsh reality as to why there wasn't any.

by ANONYMOUS

Letter from the Editor 10.30.2019

On compulsive punctuality

by ANNABELLE WILLIAMS

Meet Angela Schmitt: Penn's Crepe–Loving Entrepreneur

The junior tells us about how her love of crepes led to her running a business. 

by AMY XIANG

Letter from the Editor 10.23.2019

 I can’t believe I’m planning out my last semester at Penn.

by ANNABELLE WILLIAMS

What Happened to Me Wasn't Like the Movies

I'm left imagining other worlds where my sexual assault experience never occurred.

by ANONYMOUS

Ego of the Week: Justin Iannacone

Justin shares his love for social impact, Penn for Youth Debate, and his desire to learn to teleport.

by KATIE FARRELL

Emily Wilson: Not the First Woman to Translate the Odyssey

The MacArthur fellow is not the first woman to translate Homer’s Odyssey, but she is the first woman to do so in English.  

by JESSICA BAO

Ego of the Week: KK Brooks

Meet the football captain who leads the team by example

by ANANYA MUTHUKRISHNAN

Why I'm Going Back to Therapy

No major life event needs to happen in order to start routinely checking up on yourself.

by ELIANA DOFT

Meet The Freshman Who Sells His Home–Cooked Meals Made in Hill’s Community Kitchen

Joel Olujide (W '23) tells us how he found his passion for cooking, why he decided to start his business at Penn, and his hopes for the future.

by FERNANDA BRIZUELA

Letter from the Editor 10.16.2019

I just can't quit Twitter, and that's (mostly) okay.

by ANNABELLE WILLIAMS

Letter from the Editor 10.9.2019

The more things change

by ANNABELLE WILLIAMS

Ego of the Week: Julia Coquard

Meet the Penn senior who became one of Sweden's most famous beauty bloggers at 13.

by AMANPREET SINGH

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