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My Honors Thesis Experience
Kaylah | April 25, 2019
Out of the 34 classes that I have taken at Penn, it may be surprising that my favorite course was actually not what you might think of as a course in the traditional sense. I started my independen...
My Research Experience Abroad
Kaylah | January 8, 2019
The summer before senior year of college is always the time when students scurry to find meaningful internships and jobs that will help to define their post-undergraduate path. In my final summer ...
Everything You Need To Know About Penn Libraries
Izzy | October 16, 2018
Over the past four years, I’ve discovered many treasures at Penn. One of the best things I’ve found is the library. I have been a student employee at the Van Pelt Library, Penn’s central und...
Research
Kaylah | October 16, 2018
I originally came into this research university with a very strict idea of what it means to do research; I thought of scientists with lab coats and test tubes, or historians visiting an archeologi...
Summer Program for Undergraduate Research (SPUR)
Kelsey | February 27, 2018
Hi everyone! I hope you all are doing well, and surviving the end-of-winter slump! I realized I never talked about what I did this summer, but it was a very cool opportunity and so I figured...
This is why you should apply to a large research university...
Kelsey | December 11, 2017
Hi everyone! Early Decision results will be coming out soon for those who already applied, which is super exciting! But there are probably many of you who are looking at this blog because ...