Saturday, March 28, 2020

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

A Survivor’s Tale

Professor Salamishah Tillet, Scheherazade Tillet and SOARS cast members: Hettie Barnhill, Patrese McClain and Ugochi. Photo by Scheherazade Tillet taken from Facebook. What The Report...

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: ...

A weight we all must carry

We need men to be engaged in the dialogue and efforts against sexual violence By The Vision and Victoria Ford Last Thursday, editors at The Daily...

On Exposing My Trauma for Monetary Gain

By Roberta Nin Feliz This past weekend, I attended a scholarship reception at which I was honored for an essay I wrote. After I received...

Facts Only: Why Penn’s Police Association won’t say black lives matter

In response to President Amy Gutmann’s participation in the Student Labor Action Project’s (SLAP) and Students Organizing for Unity and Liberation at University of...