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Penn in the news

Video: Do Your Homework Before Donating on ‘Giving Tuesday’ November 30, 2015 | WCAU-TV (Philadelphia)

Katherina Rosqueta of the School for Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy offers advice about researching the effectiveness of charities.

A Cherished Custom at Penn, Any Way You Slice It November 21, 2015 | New York Times

The University tradition of throwing toast at sporting events and singing “Drink a Highball” is highlighted in coverage of Penn Football win and share of this year’s Ivy League title with Dartmouth and Harvard.

Job Applicant Pitfalls November 23, 2015 | Inside Higher Ed

Joseph Barber of Career Services writes about the drawbacks job applicants face when job hunting.

Minorities Know There Are No Safe Spaces November 15, 2015 | Aljazeera America

Postdoctoral fellow Jennifer Wilson of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about promoting difficult dialogues on college campuses.

A Penn Students Brings French to Lea School November 11, 2015 | University City Review

Penn students are highlighted for launching the Francophone Community Partnership with Henry Lea Elementary School.