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Penn freshman guard Antonio Woods is tied for fourth on the team in scoring, pouring in 7.3 ppg. (Photo credit: Penn Athletics)

Penn Quakers Fall To Vanderbilt 79-50

The Quakers fell to 3-6 on the season with the loss to Vanderbilt.

12/22/2014

Penn freshman guard Antonio Woods is tied for fourth on the team in scoring, pouring in 7.3 ppg. (Photo credit: Penn Athletics)

Improving Penn With Tough Test Tonight At Vandy

The Penn Quakers are down in Tennessee for a tough road match-up Monday night with the Vanderbilt Commodores.

KYW Newsradio 1060–12/22/2014

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Health: Breast Cancer Patients Getting Too Much Radiation

Women with early stage breast cancer are getting unnecessarily long radiation treatments according to a new study released Wednesday from Penn Medicine.

12/10/2014

File photo of National Die-in (credit: David Spunt)

Philadelphia Students Participate In National ‘Die-in’

Thousands of medical students across the country took part in a national “die-in” to publicly protest recent grand jury decisions in Staten Island, New York and Ferguson, Missouri.

12/10/2014

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‘Ride-on’ Toys Responsible For Majority Of Toy-related Injuries

Furthermore, toy-related injuries as a whole are up 39.9% from 1990.

12/09/2014

Penn campus. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Report: UPenn Has 4th Highest Paid College President In The Country

The Chronicle of Higher Education reports Penn’s Amy Gutmann made $2.5 million in 2012, ranking her fourth behind counterparts at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Quinnipiac and Columbia.

12/08/2014

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Morris Arboretum Opens Holiday Garden Railway

The Arboretum’s holiday railway – with its fifteen rail lines – will be choo-chooing through seven loops and over nine bridges through January 4th.

12/02/2014

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Sleep Expert: Turkey Doesn’t Make You Tired On Thanksgiving

One local expert suggests it’s not just the turkey that produces that feeling of tiredness.

11/27/2014

Saturday will be the retiring Al Bagnoli's final game as Penn head football coach. (credit: Penn Athletics)

Final Franklin Field Game Saturday For Penn’s Bagnoli

For the final time on Saturday, Penn’s Al Bagnoli will lead the Quakers out on the field for a game at Franklin Field.

KYW Newsradio 1060–11/12/2014

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Penn Course Requires Students ‘Waste Time’ Online To Earn College Credit

Aptly-named “Wasting time on the Internet,” the real-life course will be offered by the Ivy League school’s English department during the upcoming spring 2015 semester.

10/28/2014

Penn campus. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Forbes List: 10 Of Region’s Billionaires Graduated From UPenn

New statistics indicate many of the region’s richest Americans graduated from the University of Pennsylvania.

10/25/2014

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Penn Researchers Find Parents Can Be Desensitized To Violence, Sex In Movies

The research was conducted by Penn’s Annenberg Public Policy Center and published in the journal Pediatrics.

10/21/2014

Dr. Patricia Henwood walking in front of the Obstetrics ward at Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Kigali (CHUK) – one of the main teaching hospitals in Rwanda where she teaches ultrasound.  (credit: HUP)

Penn Doctor Heads To Liberia To Help With Ebola Crisis

Dr. Patricia Henwood is packing her bags. On Thursday, she’ll board a plane bound for Liberia.

10/15/2014

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Study: ‘What Will They Learn’ In College? Probably Not Much

That’s the takeaway from a new report published by the American Council of Trustees and Alumni.

10/15/2014

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For Pets On Halloween, Sweets Are More Trick Than Treat

With Halloween right around the corner, animal experts say it takes planning to keep your pets out of scary situations.

10/14/2014

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