Penn in the News

NBC News — April 15, 2014

Neill Epperson of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about infanticide.

Fox News — April 15, 2014

J. Scott Armstrong of the Wharton School co-writes an op-ed about how high CEO compensation hurts American companies and stockholders.

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 15, 2014

Kevin Gillen of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his analysis of home sales in Philadelphia.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — April 14, 2014

Dustin Brisson of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses his research on strain-specific immunity for Lyme disease.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — April 14, 2014

Jerry Jacobs of the School of Arts and Sciences is highlighted for collaborating on research that shows increasing number of college students pursued degrees in science and technology during the Great Recession.

Philly.com — April 14, 2014

Vice President Maureen Rush of Public Safety is mentioned for being part of the Southeastern Pennsylvania Campus Safety Advisory Council.

KFSN-TV (Fresno) — April 14, 2014

Mariell Jessup of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how cancer treatment can affect a patient’s heart health.

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 13, 2014

Doctoral student Andrew Stokes of the School of Arts and Sciences says, “Illness simultaneously reduces BMI and increases risk for mortality.”

Huffington Post — April 13, 2014

Alexandra Michel of the Graduate School of Education comments on bankers that leave Wall Street mid-career but keep their taxing work practices.

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 13, 2014

Freshman Gillian Reny, who was a victim of the Boston Marathon bombing, is featured.

CBS News — April 12, 2014

The “Titan Arm” developed by students of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is featured.

Wired — April 11, 2014

Matt Blaze from the School of Engineering and Applied Science comments on Internet security amidst the latest computer bug.

CNBC — April 11, 2014

An interview with Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School discusses what is needed for a healthy stock market.

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 11, 2014

Monica Mainigi of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the creation of body parts for implantation.

New York Times — April 11, 2014

Amy Kaplan from the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted on the globalization of higher education.

Today.com — April 9, 2014

Charles O’Brien of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his thoughts on Narcan.

Executive Magazine — April 9, 2014

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School is quoted about the popularity of Internet memes.

CBS News (New York) — April 9, 2014

Charles O’Brien of the Perelman School of Medicine suggests that more research is needed in order to categorize caffeine use disorder as a mental illness.

Time — April 9, 2014

Michael Grandner of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “Sleep is probably easier to change than diet or exercise.”

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — April 8, 2014

Ian Bennett of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “For folks under age 30, text is the preferred form of communication.”