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Penn, Swarthmore College again represent region on U.S. News & World Report's best colleges list

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University of the Arts faculty planning to form labor union

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Gettysburg College sends most students home after mandatory quarantine

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Temple suspends in-person classes for remainder of fall semester due to rising COVID-19 cases

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Holy Family University closes Northeast Philly campus due to possible COVID-19 exposure

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Temple's COVID-19 outbreak could spread beyond university, Philly health commissioner warns

Temple COVID Outbreak

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Temple pauses in-person classes for two weeks due to COVID-19 outbreak on campus

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Temple students, faculty call for all-remote classes as fall semester begins

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Swab, spit, stay home? College COVID-19 testing plans are all over the map

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Colleges

Drexel University switches to only online classes for fall quarter

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Education

Villanova University threatens to send students home after large gathering

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Education

Student backlash prompts Penn State to revise COVID-19 acknowledgement form

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Education

Penn shifts to virtual classes for fall semester, slashes tuition

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Lincoln University board votes to reinstate ousted school president

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Education

Rutgers University to hold majority of fall 2020 classes online

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Education

Princeton University removes Woodrow Wilson’s name from public policy school, residential college

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Higher Education

Colleges, universities across New Jersey can resume operations through multi-stage process

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Pennsylvania K-12 schools can begin reopening in July, state officials say

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Education

Temple University plans to hold some in-person classes this fall

Temple University fall 2020 semester

Education

Outdoor graduation ceremonies will be permitted in New Jersey after July 6 – with prior approval by the state

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Education

Community College of Philadelphia classes all will be held online during fall semester

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Government

New Jersey relaxes social distancing to allow outdoor gatherings up to 25 people

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Lawsuits

Drexel student sues for tuition refund following university's abrupt shutdown due to coronavirus

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Colleges

Penn dedicates $4 million to support employees affected by coronavirus shutdowns

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Coronavirus

Penn cancels Franklin Field commencement ceremony due to coronavirus

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Illness

Coronavirus and colleges: Penn, Temple, West Chester U. switch to online classes for rest of spring semester

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Education

Rutgers University names first black president in its 253-year history

Rutgers University First Black President

Colleges

Gov. Wolf, Pennsylvania officials award $1 million to 36 schools to combat on-campus sexual violence

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Colleges

Ursinus College's men's and women's swim teams' seasons canceled after hazing investigation

Ursinus College cancelled swimming season

Wildlife

Second coyote attack reported at Rutgers University campus

Second Coyote Rutgers

Colleges

Penn cancels remainder of women's volleyball season due to 'offensive' posters in locker room

Penn volleyball 'vulgar' posters

Higher Education

Penn Law receives $125 million gift from W.P. Carey Foundation

Penn Law

Education

University of Pennsylvania among best colleges worldwide, U.S. News reports

University of Pennsylvania ranks internationally

Education

Penn Law students, dean hold meeting to discuss Amy Wax, don't invite Amy Wax

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Education

Delaware County Community College to buy Archbishop Prendergast building

Archbishop Prendergast building sold

Education

Penn, Swarthmore College among nation's best colleges, according to U.S. News & World Report list

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Chestnut Hill College named by The Princeton Review as one of the "best in the Northeast"

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Higher Education

Penn professor Amy Wax: Determining whether President Trump is a racist is 'so shallow'

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Education

Of 42 ranked states, Pennsylvania has the worst community college system, report says

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Higher Education

Bryn Mawr named country's most LGBTQ-friendly college by Princeton Review

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Racism

Penn Law Dean: Prof. Amy Wax's comments are at best bigoted, at worst racist

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Racism

Penn professor: The United States 'will be better off with more whites and fewer nonwhites'

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