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American Vegan Center Opens in Old City
The center works to bring together history and delicious food—without animal cruelty.
September 26, 2021 at 7:32 pm
Say Goodbye to Simple Makeup Looks With These Summer Beauty Trends
In the words of Katy Perry, these beginner–friendly summer–time looks are so hot, they'll melt your popsicle.
July 8, 2021 at 12:42 am
Nonnormative Body Club Brings Inclusive, Accessible Fitness to All Bodies
Founder Asher Freeman created an alternative, safe space for bodies that don't fit the 'ideal' standard of health and beauty.
July 1, 2021 at 7:57 am
Meet Unruly Patchouli, the Philly–Based Artist Who Creates Psychedelic Dreamscapes
The artist celebrates queer and fat bodies through everything from tattoos to earrings—and in doing so celebrates themself.
June 25, 2021 at 7:34 pm
Meet Lua Beckman, the Artist Unfazed by Penn's Pre-Professionalism
The rising senior combines her interests in gender and cognitive science through painting to make art that's meaningful to her
June 9, 2021 at 4:57 pm
Five Philly Ice Cream Shops to Try This Summer
Ice cream is a classic—but it doesn't have to be boring.
June 2, 2021 at 3:20 pm
Behind Instagram and TikTok’s Censorship of Sex Workers
How the internet became an oasis for sex workers—and why that's rapidly changing.
May 26, 2021 at 10:44 pm
Penn 10: Heta Patel
This Penn student bridges humanities and health care with a passion for translation and violence prevention.
May 12, 2021 at 3:50 pm
PerfectTed: "Matcha So Pure That You Could Bathe in It"
These three Penn grads are revolutionizing on–the–go matcha while prioritizing sustainability and transparency.
April 26, 2021 at 6:58 pm
Crust Vegan Bakery: "A Business Built on Beliefs"
This bakery was able to open a new storefront, keep paying its workers, and donate to local organizations during the pandemic.
March 23, 2021 at 12:00 am
A Pandemic Within the Pandemic: The Rise of Digital Abuse During COVID–19
How the virtual era has created new forms of harm, and what Penn should be doing to address it
February 18, 2021 at 12:00 pm
Angelina Moles (@fiercefatfemme) on the Journey to Fat Liberation
Angelina discusses her experiences with medical fatphobia, eating disorders, and self–acceptance.
February 9, 2021 at 5:53 pm
The COVID–19 Talk: Dating Edition
Two students and a CAPS clinician talk about setting boundaries and facilitating open communication.
February 9, 2021 at 8:32 am
Are Health Tracking Apps Actually Good for Your Health?
Poor app design may put your medical data and mental well–being at risk.
February 3, 2021 at 12:00 am
Did Beauty Brands Stick to Their Promises of Diversity?
Beauty brands made a lot of promises this summer. Did they actually keep them?
December 7, 2020 at 8:40 pm
Knitting Isn't Just for Grandmas Anymore
How the quintessential “old lady hobby” became a quarantine coping mechanism for young adults
December 5, 2020 at 10:41 pm
Why Are We Still Talking About Kamala Harris's Outfits?
Harris has made headlines multiple times for her “remarkably unremarkable fashion.” But why is this a topic of conversation in the first place?
November 15, 2020 at 12:00 am
Should You Trust "SkinTok"?
Coffee scrubs aren't all they're cracked up to be.
November 12, 2020 at 9:37 am
An Ode to Chunky Shoes
On why we love these trendy kicks and how to style them.
November 12, 2020 at 9:22 am
Urban Exchange Project: Where Fashion Meets Family
This secondhand store is the best place to find fun vintage and upcycled fashion.
November 11, 2020 at 6:24 pm
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