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Major League Hacking co-founder Mike Swift. (credit: Melony Roy/KYW)

One Of The Country’s Largest And Best-Known Student Hackathons Takes Place This Weekend In Philadelphia

One of the country’s best-known hackathons is underway and more than 1,000 of the best student programmers from around the world have gathered on UPenn’s campus to learn and create.

01/17/2015

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Penn Holds Off Niagara, 67-56

Tony Hicks scored 18 points on 5 of 8 shooting and dished out five assists to lead Penn to a 67-56 victory over Niagara on Tuesday night.

01/13/2015

Penn freshman guard Antonio Woods. (Photo credit: Penn Athletics)

Princeton Edged Out Penn 78-74 In Ivy League Tilt

Penn fell to 3-8 on the season following their loss to Princeton.

01/10/2015

Penn Head Coach Jerome Allen. (Photo credit: Penn Athletics)

Penn Visits Princeton Saturday For Ivy Opener

Penn opens Ivy League Saturday at Princeton.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/09/2015

La Salle Head Coach John Giannini. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Zack Leads La Salle Past Penn, 84-67

Steve Zack had a season-high 17 points, nine rebounds and a career-best five assists to lead La Salle over Pennsylvania 84-67 on Tuesday night.

12/30/2014

Penn freshman guard Antonio Woods. (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. (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

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