University of Pennsylvania

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Matt Leon
August 14, 2019 - 3:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Stan Pawlak was a star basketball player at the University of Pennsylvania. He averaged 20.6 points per game during his career with the Quakers — the third highest scoring average in program history. Pawlak graduated in 1966 and in 1973, was part of the inaugural...
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Penn junior defensive back Anthony Lotti
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Matt Leon
August 03, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A University of Pennsylvania football player says he is gearing up for the 2019 season, fresh off of helping to try and save a stranger’s life. Defensive back Anthony Lotti says during his freshman year he took part in a Penn Football “Be the Match” bone marrow...
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Mike DeNardo
July 19, 2019 - 3:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After someone is freed from prison, their debt to society isn't always fully paid. Court fines and fees were the topic of a panel discussion today at Penn's Law School. Inmates re-entering society often face recurring fees for urinalysis, or $30 a month supervision...
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Andrew Kramer
July 15, 2019 - 9:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After spending the last few decades in prison, a Philadelphia man convicted of murder in 1991 is now free. A jury found Chester Hollman guilty of murdering a University of Pennsylvania student not far from Rittenhouse Square and he was sentenced to life in prison. "...
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Penn freshman midfielder Sam Handley
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Matt Leon
May 15, 2019 - 10:58 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The University of Pennsylvania men's lacrosse team will face a very familiar opponent on Sunday in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Tournament. When the Quakers, who are 12-3 and on a 12-game winning streak, take on Yale, it will be the third meeting between the two...
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Donald Trump and Xi Jinping
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Steve Tawa
May 13, 2019 - 3:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — While it's being referred to as a "trade war," a University of Pennsylvania professor believes the core of the U.S.-China dispute revolves around competition over the future of innovation and different business models between the two countries. Minyuan Zhao, an...
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Penn lacrosse
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Matt Leon
May 10, 2019 - 9:56 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A magical season has emerged out of humble beginnings for the University of Pennsylvania men's lacrosse team. The Quakers were sitting at 0-3 after a tough 15-14 loss to a talented Penn State team back on March 2. But a funny thing has happened to the Quakers in the...
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The University of Pennsylvania women's lacrosse team is headed to its 13th straight NCAA Tournament.
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Matt Leon
May 08, 2019 - 2:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The University of Pennsylvania women's lacrosse team finds itself in a familiar situation this week - getting ready for the NCAA Tournament. For the 13th straight season the Quakers are in the field and they will open things up on Friday, taking on Georgetown...
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Schuylkill River
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Pat Loeb
May 01, 2019 - 3:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After years of warnings that the Schuylkill River was in danger of becoming impassable, city and local university officials announced Wednesday that together they have raised $4.5 million for a dredging project. The Schuylkill Navy, which oversees Boathouse Row,...
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Steve Tawa
April 26, 2019 - 3:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Local domestic violence survivors and advocates gathered on the University of Pennsylvania campus to highlight the importance of reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act. Local domestic violence survivors and advocates, including @SenBobCasey , @WomenAgnstAbuse...
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