Penn in the News

Chronicle of Higher Education — November 24, 2015

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about how the national black student population is “not a monolithic group” regarding ways to address racism on college campuses.

National Public Radio — November 24, 2015

Kat Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy is interviewed about charitable giving during the holiday season.

Atlantic — November 23, 2015

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education says, “Simply having more students of color on a college campus does not ensure that they are going to feel included and respected.”

Scientific American — November 23, 2015

Jianghong Liu of the School of Nursing is quoted for leading a study that reveals that lead exposure in early childhood is connected to an increased risk for sleep problems.

CBS News — November 23, 2015

Douglas Smith of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his advice about removing players from the field after suffering head trauma.

Inside Higher Ed — November 23, 2015

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

Los Angeles Times — November 23, 2015

Mariell Jessup of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on heart disease patients that are living with a left ventricular assist device. — November 23, 2015

Research co-authored by Christophe Van den Bulte of the Wharton School on customer referrals is cited.

“Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — November 23, 2015

David Porter and Lynn Schuchter of the Perelman School of Medicine talk about new therapies used to treat different cancers.

Los Angeles Times — November 22, 2015

Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School comments on how Black Friday sales have shifted over the years.

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review — November 22, 2015

Undergraduate student Jenna Hebert of the School of Arts & Sciences is featured for being named as a Rhodes scholar.

Financial Times — November 22, 2015

Dean Geoffrey Garrett of the Wharton School says, “Better leaders are people who make better decisions, and that means better-informed decisions.”

New York Times — November 21, 2015

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.

New York Times — November 21, 2015

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School pens an op-ed about a recent study that finds patients receive better care when senior physicians are absent from the hospitals.

New York Times — November 20, 2015

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School writes about the evolution of the word “cool.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — November 19, 2015

Camille Charles of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on a report released by the Pew Charitable Trusts that shows a divide in the perceptions about Philadelphia.

Boston Globe — November 19, 2015

Neil Fishman of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a debate regarding the safety of white coats.

National Public Radio — November 19, 2015

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center says “Every program that conservatives haven't liked for the past 40 years has been identified as a socialistic program and no one has been standing up to defend socialism.”

Atlantic — November 19, 2015

Stewart Friedman of the Wharton School is cited for his idea of “Total Leadership.”

Fast Company — November 18, 2015

Adam Grant of the Wharton School is cited for his paper, “Leading with Meaning: Beneficiary Contact, Prosocial Impact and the Performance Effects of Transformational Leadership.”