Penn in the News

“Morning Edition,” National Public Radio — July 31, 2015

Research from Katherine Milkman of the Wharton School about the effects of peer pressure on retirement savings decisions is featured.

International Business Times — July 30, 2015

Kenneth Shropshire of the Wharton School comments on what factors cities should consider before hosting the Olympics.

Technical.ly Philly — July 30, 2015

Doctoral candidate Matthew Lee of the School of Nursing is featured for receiving a Fulbright Scholarship to study how to improve online gaming communities.

Politico.com — July 30, 2015

The Annenberg Public Policy Center is mentioned for organizing a bipartisan group that critiques the Presidential Debate Commission.

Washington Post — July 30, 2015

Yvonne Romero DaSilva of Admissions talks about Penn’s shift in its application requirements.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 29, 2015

Matthew Bidwell of the Wharton School comments on Amazon turning to less crowded tech scenes such as Philadelphia to hire employees.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 29, 2015

L. Scott Levin of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses leading a team of surgeons to perform the world’s first bilateral hand transplant on a child.

Huffington Post — July 29, 2015

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences blogs about the impact of bioethics on America.

Business Insider — July 29, 2015

Adam Grant of the Wharton School is mentioned for a study that revealed how ambiverts were the most successful sales people.

Forbes.com — July 29, 2015

Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comments on the price of college.

New York Times — July 29, 2015

Peter Conti-Brown of the Wharton School pens an op-ed about repairing the Federal Reserve System.

Attn.com — July 28, 2015

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences comments on autonomous weapons.

National Geographic — July 28, 2015

Sarah Tishkoff of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about there being very few studies of Baka, African Pygmies.

USA Today — July 28, 2015

Marshall Meyer of the Wharton School is quoted about the Chinese stock market.

Philly.com — July 27, 2015

Brian Rosenwald of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about comedian John Oliver’s influence on politics and public policy.

Time — July 27, 2015

Adam Grant of the Wharton School is cited for his book, Give and Take: A Revolutionary Approach to Success.

New York Times — July 27, 2015

Daniel Soffer of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the costs of cholesterol-lowering drug Praluent.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 26, 2015

Wharton undergraduate student Corey Fader is featured for having a condition called avoidant/restrictive food-intake disorder, ARFID. Doctoral student Hannah Zickgraf of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about leading a study on the attitudes and behaviors of adult picky eaters. Martin Franklin of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences is also quoted.

New Republic — July 26, 2015

Anthea Butler of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about Republican president primary strategies.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 26, 2015

Bruce Brod of the Perelman School of Medicine urges people not to fear contagion when others have a poison ivy rash.