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Ego of the Week: Jerry Gao

Between cooking, teaching, and volunteering, this senior brings authenticity and joy to every corner on campus.

by NATALIA CASTILLO

Let’s Talk About Sex with Logan Levkoff

Meet the sexuality and relationships expert who began her career with Street.

by SOPHIE BARKAN

Ego of the Week: Devi Bass

As chair of the Theatre Arts Council, this senior works behind the scenes to bring magic to the stage.

by SOPHIE BARKAN

Bad Sex? Blame Capitalism.

Kristen Ghodsee is revolutionizing our understanding of sex and love. 

by NORAH RAMI

Evelyn Thomson: Redefining Women in Physics

Meet the recently named American Physical Society Fellow with passions beyond the particles that make up our world.

by NORAH RAMI

Ego of the Week: Tommy Christaldi

Between community engagement and performing arts leadership, Tommy finds time to talk up a storm.

by ANJALI KISHORE

Chinatown Activism: Then and Now

This Philly native discusses her work inheriting the mantle of the decades–long struggle to save Chinatown.

by NORAH RAMI

Ego of the Week: Ashwarya Devason

Between hours spent in the research lab, this senior is makes sure to further her passions for empowering first–generation, low–income students and studying feminist theory.

by SOPHIE BARKAN

Penn's Daniel Gillion on Research as a Tool for Storytelling

Meet Dr. Gillion, a Poli Sci professor utilizing interdisciplinary methods to shift racial and ethnic paradigms from within the classroom.

by RIANE LUMER

Ego of the Week: Jack Franklin

Between music, marketing, and making Wharton feel like home, this senior certainly has his plate full.

by ANJALI KISHORE

Meet Maeve Stiles, the Star Athlete Embracing the Unexpected

The president of the Women’s Athletic Association wants you to put yourself first and not take life too seriously.

by SOPHIE BARKAN

Jawa Like Wawa

The newly elected Class of 2026 president shares her hopes of fostering a sense of home at Penn.

by NORAH RAMI

Ego of the Week: Bella Mirro

Meet the senior running a restorative organization, juggling female–led research, and truly taking in all that Philly has to offer.

by RIANE LUMER

Meet Professor John Lapinski, the Man Behind the Decision Desk

Professor Lapinski heads the decision desk at NBC news, and Penn students and faculty make up a pivotal part of his team.

by DEDEEPYA GUTHIKONDA

Getting Personal with Fossil Free Penn

Gigi Varlotta is an advocate for change and community in Philly, beginning with their role in Penn’s homecoming game disruption.

by NORAH RAMI

Ego of the Week: Andrés Gonzalez–Bonillas

Meet the student–activist who loves writing and hates Penn. 

by KIRA WANG

A 'Nation's Revolution' Comes to Philadelphia

The Iranian women’s justice movement is shifting the worldwide social landscape, and we're seeing it right here in our city.

by ANJALI KISHORE

Ego of the Week: María José (Majo) Rodríguez Velázquez

Meet the senior who utilizes her trilingual talents to form meaningful friendships across all ends of campus.

by SOPHIE BARKAN

Dance For A Cure

Meet the students relaunching the revolution towards battling pediatric cancer

by RIANE LUMER

Competitive Dance Shaped Her Future

Meet Rebecca Nadler, a dance star in her old life and an advocate in her new one.

by RIANE LUMER

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