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Independent report on handling of MOVE bombing victims’ remains attempts to clear Penn of fault

BY: - August 25, 2021

Penn Museum handed over the remains of the MOVE bombing victims to MOVE members July 2, according to the report.

COMMENTARY

Change universities to change capitalism | Opinion

BY: - May 26, 2021

Producing a truly more humane and effective system will also require changing American higher education.

Penn pledges $100M to help Philly schools fight lead, asbestos

BY: - November 18, 2020

The donation, $10 million a year for 10 years, is the largest private donation in the school district's history, officials said.

The Penn Relays, the nation’s oldest track and field event, canceled amid COVID-19 concerns

BY: - March 16, 2020

This is the first time in the history of the races that the event has been canceled. They will be reschedueld for May or June.

Erika H. James named first African-American, woman dean of U Penn’s Wharton School

BY: - February 28, 2020

Erika H. James is bringing a passion for business education to the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where she will be the first African American and woman to lead the school in its 139-year history.

Penn Law students of color want ‘racist’ professor fired

BY: - October 15, 2019

The protest follows the Penn Undergraduate Assembly's unanimous approval last week of a resolution calling on the university to fire professor Amy Wax.