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How foreign purchases of U.S. homes impact prices and supply

Housing markets are preferred destinations for foreign investors looking for yields, vacation homes or safe havens, or for those dodging tax restraints...

‘India front and center’

Director Tariq Thachil of the Center for Advanced Study of India discusses his current work, the balance between research and teaching, and...

Assessing constitutional and legal challenges for the 2020 election

A panel of 10 experts spoke at a virtual symposium at the Penn Carey Law School about the challenges facing the presidential...

‘Living with the Sea’

For generations upon generations, the Melanesian, Micronesian, and Polynesian people have navigated between islands in their vast ocean home using only the...

Using PennOpen Pass for the early detection of COVID-19

PennOpen Pass is a daily symptom tracker for members of the Penn community and is required for those engaged with on-campus academic, research,...

Staying safe and cared for in the comforts of home

For the last six months, most of us have been spending a lot more time at home, thanks to stay-at-home orders and...

Ensuring an ethical path to a ‘warp speed’ vaccine

Avaccine for COVID-19 is seen by many—rightly or wrongly—as the finish line for the pandemic, the shot that will mark the resumption...

Grace Calhoun named ‘Game Changer’ by Sports Business Journal

Penn’s director of athletics and recreation is leading the NCAA Division I Council through the coronavirus pandemic and other complex issues.

Progress toward a treatment for Krabbe disease

The inherited disease, which typically kills children before their second birthday, has no cure, but a School of Veterinary Medicine study in...

Campus workers deliver a ‘team effort’

In addition to the doctors, nurses, technicians, and others supporting the heath system, essential workers include mail carriers, electricians, parking attendants, security...

An improv class that enriches the mind and soul, even remotely

The Penn Memory Center’s Cognitive Comedy program gives people with memory impairments and their caregivers a no-pressure space to think creatively, socialize,...

Gender parity in heart failure research calls for more women authors and patients

While about a quarter of physicians and researchers working in advanced heart failure (HF) and transplant cardiology are women, representation of women...

Anouncement

[Champagin] C-U PRIDEFEST Sep. 25-27

Pride Fest is going virtual! Stay apart but rise united with LGBTQ+ community. Uniting Pride of Champaign County will be offering a full schedule...

COV-Course: A Free, Non-credit Course Open to Illinois Alumni

A new University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign course, COV-Course: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Understanding the Pandemic, will offer a comprehensive, interdisciplinary understanding of...

Illinois enrollment remains above 50,000

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign’s 2020 enrollment is 52,331, surpassing last year’s record of 51,196, a status administration officials...

[Urbana] Take a Child Outside Week September 18 – 27

National Take a Child Outside Week begins September 18. The week encourages adults to take their children outside to explore and discover...