Penn in the News

Today.com — November 25, 2014

Emily Conant of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about a new device used to minimize painful mammograms.


WTXF-TV (Philadelphia) — November 25, 2014

Camille Charles of the School of Arts & Sciences discusses developments in Ferguson, Mo., and race relations.


Huffington Post — November 24, 2014

The Wharton School’s Adam Grant is cited for studying successful salespeople as ambiverts, who are both introverts and extraverts.


Atlantic — November 24, 2014

Larry Silver of the School of Arts & Sciences shares his comments on the late medieval artist Hieronymus Bosch.


“Newsworks” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — November 24, 2014

Robert Schnoll of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on permitting smoking on the premises of mental health treatment centers.


Diverse — November 24, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on the president of Lincoln University resigning after remarks he made on sexual assault to a group of female students.


Philadelphia Inquirer — November 23, 2014

Kevin Gillen of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on the connection between traffic, housing values and worker productivity.


USA Today — November 22, 2014

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School comments on being thankful for the Internet.


The Star — November 21, 2014

Patrick FitzGerald of the Wharton School is quoted on the best way to approach setting a new business using university contacts.

Philadelphia Inquirer — November 21, 2014

Peter Reese of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about his study on the efficacy of a program to support organ donors.

Scientific American — November 21, 2014

Scott Barry Kaufman of the School of Arts and Sciences is the host of a podcast with insights into healthy thinking.

Bioscience Technology — November 21, 2014

Mitchell Lazar of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted on the tie between disrupted circadian rhythm and health problems.

Scientific American — November 21, 2014

Scott Barry Kaufman of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about hosting a podcast with insights into healthy thinking.


New Yorker — November 21, 2014

John Hogenesch of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for creating an atlas of gene expression in humans and mice.


Popular Science — November 20, 2014

Michael Levy of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted on his work studying the disease-transmission capabilities of bed bugs.

Slate Magazine — November 20, 2014

This counter-study claims a degree from the University of Pennsylvania does lead to higher salaries for graduates.

Al Jazeera America — November 20, 2014

Graduate student Adam Goodman of the School of Arts and Sciences is the author of an article on the political situation in Mexico.

Pharmaceutical Journal — November 20, 2014

Hengchen Dai of the Wharton School comments on hand-washing habits in the medical field.

New York Times — November 20, 2014

Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School is quoted on customers’ relationships and reactions to in-store sales.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette — November 20, 2014

Ted Ruger of the Law School is quoted about religious organizations seeking to opt out of contraception coverage under the Affordable Care Act.