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Behind the Counter, Beneath the Tray

It’s Friday morning. You bursar a latte at the Starbucks under Commons before dragging your way to that 11 a.m.

by ISABEL OLIVERES

A House of Their Own

Friday, midnight. The sounds of drunken classmates at parties along Spruce seep into the lounge, but these Penn students wouldn’t consider it.

by BEN LERNER

Left to Grieve Alone, Together

This issue of 34th Street is dedicated to the peers we have lost during our time here, and to those they have left behind. Jeffrey Lee, Class of 2012 Thomas Hartford, Class of 2013 Oliver Pacchiana, Class of 2014 Arya Singh, Class of 2014 Pulkit “Josh” Singh, Class of 2015 Joseph Yuhasz, Class of 2015 Kevin Zhao, Class of 2015 Annie Zhu, Class of 2015 Alex Moll, Class of 2016 Madison Holleran, Class of 2017 As the credits rolled onto the screen, sophomore Nathan Stauffer couldn’t wait to leave the darkness of the dingy matinee theatre and capitalize on the late summer day.

by ALEXANDRA STERNLICHT

When One's Company, Two's A Crowd

Venture off into the city of Philadelphia to discover its hidden treasures

by 34TH STREET

McDonald's Admissions Brochure

This article was originally published as part of the joke issue on 12.5.2013

by 34TH STREET

From the Middle Kingdom to the Mid-Atlantic

For Chinese students, a Penn education can be the stepping stone to a global identity—and a potentially life-changing choice.

by ALEX HOSENBALL

Those Who Can't Stop, Start

When PennLink’s not enough to find the perfect job, some people just make their own. These are Penn’s startup founders and they seem to all want one thing: to do what they want, when they want, with whomever they want. And also to “change the world.”

by CHLOE BOWER

The Blackout Feature

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by NINA WOLPOW

Club Dead

Whoever said "dead men tell no tales" obviously never visited the Mütter Museum. Though filled with all things ghoulish and deformed, the Mütter's got a long and lively history of schooling students on matters of mortality. Today, Penn and the Mütter collaborate to tackle science's "gravest" undertakings.

by NAOMI SHAVIN

Swipe, Click, Tap: Dating Apps at Penn

College hookups can be messy, wrought with hurt feelings, murky motives, and usually, more than a few drinks. Here’s how Penn students are using dating apps to avoid all the shit that comes with getting laid.

by PATRICK DEL VALLE

Quiz: Which Dating App is Right for Me?

Take our quiz to find out! 

by 34TH STREET

The Real Estate

Where Penn students live today suggests how they'll live when they graduate

by SAM BRODEY

Checking In / Checking Out

Stress affects everybody at Penn, but we’re told to grin and bear it. Mental illness, however, forces some to take a leave of absence. These students aren’t running away, they’re fighting their ways back.

by MADELEINE WATTENBARGER

Playing Dress Up

Dressing for the job you want, the job you need, or the job you never thought you'd have.

by MARLEY COYNE

It's A (Gay) Man's World

Queer women at Penn

by ZACCHIAUS MCKEE

Welcome Back to Penn, Now Here's What's Different

-Kate Taylor says girls at Penn have sex.

by ISABEL OLIVERES

Soccer's Not Just For Humans Anymore

Penn Robotics Students participate in RoboCup soccer competition

by MAANVI SINGH

Unpopped

Between buying a new Urban sweater and picking up dinner at Chipotle, shedding one’s virginity has become, for some, just another transaction.

by ALEXA NICOLAS

80 years of FLING

The first Fling may have been one of few bright spots in 1973. Richard Nixon was being a tricky dick, the Vietnam War had reached a breaking point at home and abroad and—worst of all—Penn’s fraternity life was in remission (the yearbook blamed the construction of the highrises).

by KILEY BENSE

Best of Penn

Today’s the day you've been waiting for. The DP and Street have teamed up to bring you the brand new, sexy, improved, best Best of Penn ever.

by 34TH STREET

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