Saturday, February 27, 2021

What Does Wellness Look Like for Black Penn?

By Toni Walker In alignment with Penn’s expressed commitment to wellness within the Penn community, President Amy Gutmann and Provost Wendell Pritchett announced via email...

The Vision Sits Down With Professor Nakia Rimmer

By Roberta Nin Feliz   The Vision: If you had to tell people what Rimmer was about, outside of Penn, how would you describe yourself?   Rimmer: ...

Performance Review

Queer Women of Color Can Do Anything by Matré Grant Toshi Reagon’s adaptation of Octavia Butler’s Parable of the Sower was inspiring to say the least....

Greens, Beans, Potatoes, Tomatoes, Cornbread?

Cornbread with Corn Kernels or Nah? by The Vision Staff So, when we saw Imani's inflammatory Facebook status, we decided to all weigh in, discuss our family's Thanksgiving...

Amara La Negra, Cardi B & Dominican Anti-Blackness

By Roberta Nin Feliz With Amara La Negra’s rise to stardom, conversations about Dominican anti-Blackness have resurfaced within the Black community. What it means to...

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT: Jonathan Allsop

Jonathan Allsop Major: Music Class of 2016 Classical singer, Jonathan Allsop, will be singing a solo at the University Choir's concert version of Purcell's Dido & Aeneas this...

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...

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT: Ashley Barrett

At the end of her freshman year, Ashley Barrett reflects on her experience at Penn so far and the places she feels most welcome despite...

Mama Tingó: The Forgotten Afro-Dominican Revolutionary

by Roberta Nin Feliz The narrative surrounding revolutionaries and public figures is almost always skewed to favor those in power and with the most privilege....

#FREEMEEKMILL #FREETHEMALL

By Toni Walker Out of the 4.7 million Americans on probation, 68% are African American and 29% are Hispanic. This information comes from the Bureau...