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YouTube Star Domonique Cynthia on Opening the Door Wider

Meet the Wharton junior who goes on college tours every week.

by NICK PLANTE

Jay Falk on the Power of the Youth Vote

Meet the founder of the High School Voter Project.

by JULIA DAVIES

Jonathan Webb, Black Comic

Jonathan (C'21) is ambitious with a morbid sense of humor: finance internships aside, his ultimate dream is stardom.

by TAMSYN BRANN

Alyson del Pino on Finding a Home in the Kelly Writer's House

Meet the student—artist with a passion for Zines, hand-set printing and material texts.

by JULIA DAVIES

Simi Ayinde on Educational Empowerment

Meet the Chief-of-Staff of the ACLP Future Scholars Program

by JULIA DAVIES

Meet Professor Simensky and Her World of Animation

The Bugs Bunny-quoting, cartoon obsessed Cinema Studies professor is entering her eighth year of teaching at Penn—and her second as Head of Content for PBS Kids

by NICK PLANTE

Meet Mia Van der Meer, the Penn Senior and Le Cordon Bleu Chef

A look into Mia Van der Meer’s (C'21) year of taste testing

by NICK PLANTE

Ego of the Week: Carson Eckhard

This senior is shining a light on our history and brightening our future.

by NICK PLANTE

The People Behind the Petitions

Creating change with Jessica Reiner (C’21) and Professor Eric Orts

by NICK PLANTE

Branching Out, Starting Conversations

Members of the Lotus Collective discuss their activism in Philadelphia. 

by FERNANDA BRIZUELA

The Defining Decade: A Penn Love Story

And it all started with a mock finance interview.

by JULIA DAVIES

Meet the Creators of Gourmand: a Podcast Chronicling the Food Industry

These Penn students turned their passion for food into a podcast

by JULIA DAVIES

Meet Three Student-Entrepreneurs Who Are Partaking In The Fight Against COVID

Through letters, masks and sweatshirts, these students are helping to envision and define a new normal. 

by JULIA DAVIES

'Silent Lotus' Is Creating a New Space for Self–Care

Rising seniors Suditi and Suhita discuss the origins of their new podcast focused on wellness, mental health, and more. 

by FERNANDA BRIZUELA

Social Distance–Sing: The Pennchants' Virtual Concert Series

How the Pennchants successfully transformed their spring show into a fundraiser.

by FERNANDA BRIZUELA

Even During a Global Pandemic, Kenn Kweder Keeps The Show Alive at Smokey Joe's

How the beloved bar has been handling the major loss of business due to COVID–19 restrictions.

by JULIA KLAYMAN

Paintru: The Startup That Immortalizes Memories

Paintru is revolutionizing the way to get custom artwork— all the while fostering community in Wharton and beyond.

by FERNANDA BRIZUELA

Ego of the Week: Quarantine Edition

A look into how two students have adapted their schedules for a summer at home. 

by FERNANDA BRIZUELA

"People are just going to be ready to learn": Professor Gillion on PSCI 231: Race & Ethnic Politics

As students look to learn more about race dynamics, this Penn professor discusses the ways students can academically explore their excitement for political change.

by FERNANDA BRIZUELA

Penn Masti's Black Lives Matter Fundraiser Raised Thousands in A Few Hours

The university's South Asian fusion dance team turned to its own community to make a change

by SOFIA HELLER

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