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beechling87beechling87 Registered User Posts: 124 Junior Member
edited December 2004 in University of Pennsylvania
So, how utterly awesome is Penn? Seriously, how much cooler is it compared to every other school?
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Replies to: How AMAZING is PENN?

  • chocomanchocoman Registered User Posts: 2,293 Senior Member
    not much. i hate penn. stupid elitists.
  • chocomanchocoman Registered User Posts: 2,293 Senior Member
    just kidding. I LOVE PENN. and I LOVE YOU.

    It's awesome because the students know how to have fun. Plus its in the middle of city. hoorah.
  • DuskstamperDuskstamper Registered User Posts: 538 Member
    Penn is awful. Don't apply there.
  • booboocatbooboocat Registered User Posts: 492 Member
    huh? what's Penn?
    "is that a state school?"
  • Catch-22Catch-22 Registered User Posts: 1,233 Senior Member
    So I guess we got sick n' tired of bashing the other ivies and decided to bash our own just so we can have more posts...gosh we are getting way greedy.
  • AnuVXAnuVX Registered User Posts: 362 Member
    boob cat: DUDE did u get that from my one post?

    lol my interviewer was telling me all the dif ivy bashing slogans and he was like those damn yale kids are always like "penn? i sthat a state school?"

    lololoz. ANYWHO.
  • NeoStrifeNeoStrife Registered User Posts: 84 Junior Member
    Around here (west coast) we get "Penn? Penn State? That's a good football school" =P

    They should have named it Frankord so we could Be n Frankmen
  • booboocatbooboocat Registered User Posts: 492 Member
    yes. anuvx. i did.
    hahahah yea. i asked my college english prof. to edit my essays.
    he asked "UPenn? my friend went there. wait that was Penn State."
  • drod0521drod0521 Registered User Posts: 2 New Member
    since its 2.54 and im still working on a 6 page paper, i though id take a lil break and reply to this discussion board. first and foremost, its pronounced Penn. not UPenn. not Penn State. Its Penn damnit. And secound, Penn is awesome. i would know, im a Jr. at wharton and im at huntsman typing this reply because i need something to distract me.


  • one02manyone02many Registered User Posts: 193 Junior Member
    oooo 10 days 4hours 23 minutes and 50 seconds...
  • dtowndtown Registered User Posts: 404 Member
    A friend of mine who lives in Ohio was telling me she refused to apply to an Ivy (I had been telling her she should apply to Yale, because she had a better chance of getting in than I). She went on a whole rant about this, then began to tell me how she could go to school in Pennsylvania, how she'd gotten mail from a school called 'Penn.' I let her ramble on about how much she'd fallen in love with Penn for about three minutes before I told her it was, in fact, Ivy League. There was silence on the other end. I'm pretty sure she didn't believe me. ;)

    That said, I'm not applying to Penn, but I know quite a number of people around here who are, since it's reasonably close. One of my very close friends applied early; hopefully she'll get to be in classes with all of you next year. :)
  • chocomanchocoman Registered User Posts: 2,293 Senior Member
    dtown, good story!!

    I hear that a lot of people think NYU is Ivy League.....
  • CC AdminCC Admin Administrator Posts: 32,428 Senior Member
    NO WAY! that's unacceptable. NYU is nowhere NEAR Penn's status.

    I loved Penn. Actually the first school i fell in love with was Yale...but then I visited Cornell, and finally Penn. Penn was my fave because of the programs, the people, the atmosphere and campus. It's 100% perfect. (except it'll be less perfect when i get rejected.) It's a city school and yet it has its own enclosed campus. NYU, not so much. PENN > NYU!
  • CC AdminCC Admin Administrator Posts: 32,428 Senior Member
    oh yeah, and when I was 12 I was in latin dance class and was like "Hmm there are 8 Ivy Leagues? What are they...Princeton Harvard Yale Dartmouth Brown Cornell Columbia."
    Becky: "And UPenn. My brother goes there."
    Me: "pfft! what! That's not an ivy league! that sounds like some state school."
    Becky: "I'm serious! It's an Ivy!"
    Me: "Nope...guess there are only 7."

    how ironic. Anyway I love Penn not for its name but pretty much everything else.
  • beechling87beechling87 Registered User Posts: 124 Junior Member
    is mit an ivy? i thought there was 9 ivies
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