Bridging Gaps and Building Futures: My Summer with FLIP National

Cam’Ron Stewart, COL & WH ’26, Sunrise, FL

This summer, thanks to the generous funding from UPenn, I had the privilege of working with FLIP National – a platform dedicated to supporting first-generation, low-income students. As I embarked on this journey, …

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Adulting: Start Your Free Trial Today

Shivam Raja, WH ’26, Alma, AR

For many students, the summer after freshman year is daunting. We are told by our peers and upperclassmen that we should “enjoy” our summer and not worry about getting a summer internship or job. …

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Hey Day Celebration & End of the Semester

The end of the semester can bring about a wide variety of emotions. There are individuals who just finished their first year of university and others who are wrapping up their senior years. Regardless of your class status, everyone at …

By Jialin Huang
Jialin Huang Coordinator, Graduate School Advising
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Applying Behavioral Science in International Development  

Grace Chen, LPS Master of Behavioral and Decision Sciences (MBDS), 2023

This summer I had the opportunity to intern at the Center for Utilizing Behavioral Insights for Children (CUBIC) at Save the Children. Founded in 2020 by Allison Zelkowitz, CUBIC …

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A Small Country With a Big Heart: Bangladeshi BRAC’s Rohingya Refugee Initiative

Areebah Ahmed, COL ’26, Dallas, TX

This summer, I had the incredible opportunity to travel over 8,000 miles to my mother country, Bangladesh. Over the time I was there, I traveled back and forth between Dhaka, where my mother is …

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CS Radio – Episode 207: Jennie Ripps, COL ’03, Owl’s Brew Boozy Tea

Join Michael and Natty as they welcome Jennie Ripps, Penn Class of 2003 and founder of Owl’s Brew, a pioneering tea-infused alcoholic beverage brand. Jennie shares her journey from an English major in the College of Arts and Sciences at …

By Michael DeAngelis
Michael DeAngelis Senior Associate Director, Communications & Technology
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My Summer at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Dhruv Parikh, SEAS Masters in Robotics, 2024

NASA, JPL located in Pasadena, is the biggest space robotics laboratory that fuels various space flight missions and other science projects. I had a fortunate chance to intern there as a foreign national …

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From Class to Clinic – My Nursing Journey at NYU Langone

Daisy Tso, NUR ’24, Staten Island, NY

This summer, I had the amazing opportunity to work as a student nurse extern at NYU Langone Hospital in Manhattan. Working as a student nurse extern has been an enriching experience that deepened …

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Professional Development | Always Say Yes to Learning Opportunities

In the social-impact world, it can seem like you don’t have time for a trip to the restroom, let alone the flexibility to schedule a webinar or attend a conference. But if you let the daily grind get in the …

By Tina Anino
Tina Anino Associate Director, The College
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16 Good Skills to Put on a Resume With No Experience

Looking for a list of good skills to put on a resume with no experience? Yes, it exists. When writing a resume for your first job, finding the best tools to show employers what you have to offer can make …

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