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.
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Kat Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy is interviewed about charitable giving during the holiday season.
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.”
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.
Douglas Smith of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his advice about removing players from the field after suffering head trauma.
Joseph Barber of Career Services writes about the drawbacks job applicants face when job hunting.
Mariell Jessup of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on heart disease patients that are living with a left ventricular assist device.
Research co-authored by Christophe Van den Bulte of the Wharton School on customer referrals is cited.
David Porter and Lynn Schuchter of the Perelman School of Medicine talk about new therapies used to treat different cancers.
Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School comments on how Black Friday sales have shifted over the years.
Undergraduate student Jenna Hebert of the School of Arts & Sciences is featured for being named as a Rhodes scholar.
Dean Geoffrey Garrett of the Wharton School says, “Better leaders are people who make better decisions, and that means better-informed decisions.”
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.
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.
Jonah Berger of the Wharton School writes about the evolution of the word “cool.”
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.
Neil Fishman of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a debate regarding the safety of white coats.
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.”
Stewart Friedman of the Wharton School is cited for his idea of “Total Leadership.”
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.”