Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School is cited for his research on student debt.
Penn in the News
Al Filreis of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about Kenneth Goldsmith’s poetry techniques.
Albert Maguire of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about testing a gene therapy product to help restore vision.
Sarah Mathews of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a study that could raise patients’ awareness about herbal supplements and medications not regulated by the FDA that are said to help treat menopausal hot flashes.
Daniel Preotiuc-Pietro of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for leading a study that revealed how Twitter behavior can predict users’ income level.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education co-writes an article about the role of historically black colleges and universities in the social justice movement.
Sigal Barsade of the Wharton School suggests that “anger is not all bad.”
Susan Domchek of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on lifestyle factors that can help prevent cancer.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education urges educators to get more involved in helping change gun laws in the wake of mass shootings at schools and universities.
Salamishah Tillet of the School of Arts & Sciences pens an op-ed concentrated on the Black Panther Party and feminism.
Namni Goel of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about how naps are helpful in staying productive after the midday slump.
Susan Domchek of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about how Angelina Jolie’s transparency about testing positive for a BRCA1 mutation has impacted public awareness about the fight against breast cancer.
Penn football head coach Ray Priore is quoted about a cancer-surviving 4-year-old who serves as the team’s captain.
Doctoral candidate Andrés Castro Samayoa and Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education share their views on the College Scorecard.
Danielle Bassett of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is quoted about the impact of a MacArthur Foundation grant on her research.
Adam Grant of the Wharton School pens an op-ed about men acknowledging inequality in the workplace.
Penn is mentioned for its relationship with the Penn Alexander School.
George Hajishengallis of the School of Dental Medicine is featured for studying a protein that prevents periodontitis and could eventually help prevent bone loss.
Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School writes about researching baby boomer women and how they are handling debt.
Undergraduate Whitney Stewart is highlighted for being the Boys & Girls Clubs of America National Youth of the Year.