Winter Weather Advisory across much of the region

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Winter Weather Advisory across much of the region

The page you requested cannot be found. Please check your URL and try again. Please use the following links for NWS forecasts and services. Forecasts:http://forecast.weather.gov/zipcity.php*Please type your zip code into the search box Radar:http://radar.weather.gov Air Quality:http://airquality.weather.gov Aviation:http://aviationweather.gov River and Lake Forecasts and Observations:http://water.weather.gov Graphical Forecasts:http://graphical.weather.gov We apologize for any inconvenience that this might cause. Article […]

Penn Trustees Approve Design for Pennovation Center at Pennovation Works Site

The design development for the new Pennovation Center has received approval from the University of Pennsylvania Board of Trustees. This 58,000-square-foot, three-story facility is located in the heart of the Pennovation Works, Penn’s 23-acre site along the southern bank of the Schuylkill River and adjacent to the University campus. The Center’s design by New York-based […]

Penn Trustees Approve Design for Pennovation Center at Pennovation Works Site

The design development for the new Pennovation Center has received approval from the University of Pennsylvania Board of Trustees. This 58,000-square-foot, three-story facility is located in the heart of the Pennovation Works, Penn’s 23-acre site along the southern bank of the Schuylkill River and adjacent to the University campus. The Center’s design by New York-based […]

Arabic Language Immersion Preps Penn Senior for Government Service Career

Blake Harwood first developed a passion to learn languages in high school as a teenager in Highland Park, Ill. when she won a scholarship to study Arabic in Cairo for six weeks in a foreign exchange student program. After learning enough of the language to get by, Harwood decided that she would return to the […]

Arabic Language Immersion Preps Penn Senior for Government Service Career

Blake Harwood first developed a passion to learn languages in high school as a teenager in Highland Park, Ill. when she won a scholarship to study Arabic in Cairo for six weeks in a foreign exchange student program. After learning enough of the language to get by, Harwood decided that she would return to the […]

Learning to Lead at Penn

Beginning in her freshman year at the University of Pennsylvania, Dandi Zhu figured that being successful could only be helped by being around other women who wanted, as she did, to be leaders That’s what drew her to Ware College House’s Women in Leadership residential program. “At the time, freshman year seemed so daunting,” says […]

Learning to Lead at Penn

Beginning in her freshman year at the University of Pennsylvania, Dandi Zhu figured that being successful could only be helped by being around other women who wanted, as she did, to be leaders That’s what drew her to Ware College House’s Women in Leadership residential program. “At the time, freshman year seemed so daunting,” says […]

What Happens on Campus Stays on Campus?

When police arrested 4 Wesleyan University students on Tuesday in connection to “a bad batch” of the club drug Molly that sent 10 students and 2 others to hospitals, those charged joined an elite cohort: the small number of Wesleyan students arrested for drug violations. In 2012 and 2013, the last two years of available […]

What Happens on Campus Stays on Campus?

When police arrested 4 Wesleyan University students on Tuesday in connection to “a bad batch” of the club drug Molly that sent 10 students and 2 others to hospitals, those charged joined an elite cohort: the small number of Wesleyan students arrested for drug violations. In 2012 and 2013, the last two years of available […]

The Ever-Growing World of College Rankings

Another day, another college ranking. Or so it seems. Last year at least three new rankings emerged from national publications or major companies, joining a long line of magazines that have entered the rankings game since U.S. News World Report started publishing its list annually, in 1985. With the August 2014 debut of Money magazine’s […]

The Ever-Growing World of College Rankings

Another day, another college ranking. Or so it seems. Last year at least three new rankings emerged from national publications or major companies, joining a long line of magazines that have entered the rankings game since U.S. News World Report started publishing its list annually, in 1985. With the August 2014 debut of Money magazine’s […]

Senate’s Revamped Sexual-assault Bill Puts More Pressure on Colleges

A bipartisan group of 12 U.S. senators introduced legislation on Thursday that is aimed at curbing sexual violence on campuses in ways that protect both victims and accused students. The changes reflect heightened attention over the past six months to the due-process rights of accused students. The Campus Safety and Accountability Act, sponsored by six […]

Senate’s Revamped Sexual-assault Bill Puts More Pressure on Colleges

A bipartisan group of 12 U.S. senators introduced legislation on Thursday that is aimed at curbing sexual violence on campuses in ways that protect both victims and accused students. The changes reflect heightened attention over the past six months to the due-process rights of accused students. The Campus Safety and Accountability Act, sponsored by six […]

UPMC Hamot Amps Up ‘Superbug’ Prevention Measures

‘Superbug’ outbreaks are happening across the U.S., infecting an estimated 450,000 people each year. While there are no confirmed cases of ‘superbug’ infections in Erie, UPMC Hamot is stepping up its prevention methods. “We took a deep dive into our technology and discovered the safest thing to do for patients is to implement ethylene oxide […]