Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 22, 2014

Jeanmarie Perrone of the Perelman School of Medicine praises new opioid restrictions set by the Drug Enforcement Administration.

Business Insider (India) — August 22, 2014

Undergraduates Collin Hill and Aaron Goldstein of the Wharton School and William Duckworth of the School of Engineering and Applied Science and School of Arts & Sciences alum Becca Goldstein are featured for developing a smartphone-app thermometer.

Business Insider — August 21, 2014

Rahul Mangharam of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is quoted about how wireless charging works.

Philly.com — August 21, 2014

Roy Rosin, David Asch and Raina Merchant of the Perelman School of Medicine contribute their thoughts about the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Wharton’s Jonah Berger is cited for his book Contagious: Why Things Catch On.

Inside Higher Ed — August 21, 2014

Charles H.F. Davis III and Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education are cited for studying the graduation rates and existing disparities in Ferguson, Mo.

New Yorker — August 21, 2014

Sleep research from Allan Pack of the Perelman School of Medicine is described.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — August 21, 2014

Joseph Simmons of the Wharton School comments on co-authoring a mock study that became the impetus for a change in monitoring peer-reviewed publications.

Harrisburg Patriot-News — August 21, 2014

Kevin Gillen of the School of Arts & Sciences explains how late tax payments weaken the system.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 20, 2014

Cory Newman of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how one can help those coping with suicide.

Education Week — August 20, 2014

Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comments on entrance exam scoring.

Economic Times — August 20, 2014

Kartik Hosanagar of the Wharton School is quoted about consumers reaction to receiving packages delivered by drone.

Education Week — August 20, 2014

Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education talks about the popularity of the ACT.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 20, 2014

Barbie Zelizer of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on the power of news images.

NBC News — August 20, 2014

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School comments on the next steps in proceeding with an experimental Ebola drug.

New York Times — August 20, 2014

Bruce Brod of the Perelman School of Medicine share his experience in treating patients sensitive to metals.

CNBC — August 19, 2014

The Law School's Jill Fisch is quoted on a corporate sale that used different pitches depending on the audience.

Diverse — August 19, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on how financial barriers limit students from taking advantage of study abroad programs offered by historically black colleges and universities.

CNBC — August 19, 2014

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School discusses the stock market.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — August 18, 2014

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School talks about the financial damage that can result from customers publicly voicing incidents of bad customer service.

Chronicle of Higher Education — August 18, 2014

Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comments on the academic success of students who work on campus.