Wednesday, September 23, 2020

The Second Coming of Obama: Are Kamala & Cory Really for...

by Chinaza Okonkwo, Guest Columnist We are living in an unprecedented moment in...

Is There A Price For Black Excellence? Combating Classism & Elitism...

by Imani Davis, Editor-In-Chief The most vivid memory of my first visit to Penn is the teeth. Campus was already overwhelming, and my mom was...

Unleashing Africa’s Potential through African Modernity: A Lesson For the West

By Christine Olaogun Earlier this month, I had the opportunity to attend the 26th annual Wharton African Business forum, one of the nation’s premier conferences...

Black Penn 2018 Thanksgiving Takes

Curated By Toni Walker With Thanksgiving less than a week away, it’s time to bring back some of those age-old Thanksgiving debates. Polls placed in...

2018 Halloween Highlights

By Toni Walker Yes, we know Halloween is over and the countdown to Thanksgiving has already started. But, before we start daydreaming about Thanksgiving dinner,...

Kanye, the Devil’s Advocate We Don’t Need

By Chinaza Okonkwo, Guest Columnist On September 2, 2005, before a national television audience, Kanye West famously declared that "George Bush doesn't care about Black...

Reflecting On the Conversation Between Anita Hill and Kimberlé Crenshaw

By Toni Walker In 1991, Anita Hill stood before an all-white, male, Senate Judiciary Committee and bravely testified that she was sexually harassed by Clarence...

Black Penn Spotlight: Meet Adrian Evans

By Toni Walker What would Black Penn be without all of the amazing Black students who work hard everyday to deliver and excel? Well it...

Lessons In Finessing: Staying Ahead of Your Grades

By Roberta Nin Feliz     We’ve all heard a myriad of study tips, from getting your life together at Weingarten to re-watching lecture videos. While these...

And We’re Back…

By Toni Walker Congrats, y'all! We’ve officially wrapped up the first week of the fall semester. While I’m sure many of us are still a...