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Is Kanye West a Lightning Rod for Our Time? February 9, 2016 | USA Today

Anthony DeCurtis of the School of Arts & Sciences talks about rap artist Kanye West and the discussions he provokes in DeCurtis’ pop culture and arts criticism course.

LEGO Robots Battle, Block to Block February 7, 2016 | Philly.com

The annual Lego League regional championship held at Penn is highlighted.

The Fed’s Best-value Schools February 6, 2016 | New York Times

Penn is included in a list of colleges and universities highlighting high earnings and low net price for low-income students.

Why Your Commercial District Needs an Anti-Poverty Strategy February 4, 2016 | NextCity.org

Penn is mentioned as an anchor institution in University City for its contributions to job creation and real estate investment in Philadelphia.

Food Trust, Penn Student Group Launch ‘Healthy Food Truck Certification Program’ February 3, 2016 | Philly.com

A Penn student-led organization, Healthy Food Truck Initiative, is highlighted for partnering with The Food Trust to develop and run the Healthy Food Truck Certification Program.