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Ego of the Week: Andrés Gonzalez–Bonillas
Meet the student–activist who loves writing and hates Penn.
November 4, 2022 at 10:45 am
Overlooked and Underserved: Penn’s Struggle for Indigenous Visibility
Between Natives at Penn and the Native American and Indigenous Studies Program, Native students and faculty alike have called on the University to take action.
October 21, 2022 at 11:00 am
For Doc Pickle, Pickling Is More than A Science. It’s a Labor of Love.
Originating 50 years ago in a basement, this third–generation pickle company has perfected their art and gained a cult Philly following in the process.
September 29, 2022 at 9:43 pm
'The Big Change’: Inside the Fight to Save the UC Townhomes
A vibrant, joyful community of nearly 70 households make up the University City Townhomes—but this community stands to lose everything it loves in the face of eviction.
August 25, 2022 at 6:00 am
Alchemy Coffee Is a Welcome Break from the Rush of Coffee Culture
Alchemy Coffee x Keystone Wellness Shop offers a tranquil gathering space for coffee lovers and CBD enthusiasts alike.
August 23, 2022 at 9:00 pm
Maggie Rogers’ ‘Surrender’ Burns Bright in Its Emotional Catharsis
After a nearly three–year–long hiatus, Rogers’ sophomore album swallows you whole in the best way possible.
August 8, 2022 at 1:57 pm
The Mormon Mommy Meltdown, Explained
Influencers and swingers and divorces, oh my.
June 2, 2022 at 1:17 am
Penn 10: Serena Gandhi
Things Serena loves: her grandma, Pottruck, farmers’ markets, and choosing herself above all else.
May 13, 2022 at 8:00 am
Anywhere but Home
Penn’s housing services promise students a “home away from home.” But for some, that promise is broken under the strain of complicated roommate situations and college house policies.
April 26, 2022 at 8:00 am
Playboy Bunnies, Hugh Hefner, and the Commodification of Sexual Abuse
It’s not liberating to wear the Playboy bunny logo—it’s just excessively consumerist.
February 28, 2022 at 12:00 pm
Netflix’s 'Hype House' Isn’t Just Boring—It’s Sad.
Living in the Hype House was once the pinnacle of TikTok success. Now, it’s just a shallow reminder of the miserable nature of fame.
January 31, 2022 at 4:00 pm
Soak in the Holiday Spirit at Philadelphia’s Christmas Village
Featuring festive knick–knacks, holiday lights, and a German food court, the Christmas Village in Center City is the place to be.
December 11, 2021 at 11:08 am
The Golden Egg That Is the Canada Goose
To be honest, they’re not even that cute.
November 28, 2021 at 7:52 pm
Would You Die for a Dumptruck?
The truth behind the Brazilian butt lift
November 15, 2021 at 10:39 am
Televising Child Abuse: The Rise of the Family Vlogger
What do Tik Tok star Zoe Laverne and YouTube channel 8 Passengers have in common? Child exploitation.
November 8, 2021 at 11:15 am
Gabby Petito and the Case of Missing White Woman Syndrome
Influencer Gabby Petito’s death went viral on social media. But are internet sleuths even helping to solve the case?
October 5, 2021 at 10:28 pm
Four Ethiopian Restaurants Bringing Flavor to West Philly
Explore Ethiopian cuisine with these four restaurants just minutes away from Penn's campus.
September 27, 2021 at 7:15 pm
Digital Nomads: 'Workcation' or Colonization?
Working from a vacation destination sounds like a dream, but the reality is more sinister than it seems.
September 19, 2021 at 9:02 pm
The Problem with 'White Girl Wellness'
The wellness industry is dominated by white women—here’s why we need to fix it.
September 7, 2021 at 12:00 am
We Don’t Always Need to Be 'That Girl'
The “that girl” lifestyle has taken TikTok by storm—but is it even attainable?
August 31, 2021 at 12:00 am
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