Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 20, 2015

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about civil rights in Philadelphia and its suburbs. — February 20, 2015

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center discusses SciCheck.

Boston Globe — February 20, 2015

Emily Falk of the Annenberg School for Communication is cited for studying how self-affirmations can help with healthy habits.

China Daily — February 20, 2015

Monroe Price of the Annenberg School for Communication says, “How China conducts itself as a global citizen is often more important than how a message is crafted or delivered.”

CBS News (Philadelphia) — February 19, 2015

Jerome Allen, head coach of men’s basketball and an alum, is profiled.

USA Today — February 19, 2015

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School says, “Out intuition is that the first mover is the winner in a product category … but whoever is second to market is usually the winner, learning from the mistakes of others.” — February 19, 2015

Dan Romer of the Annenberg Public Policy Center contributes his thoughts on graphic warning labels on cigarette packaging.

Keystone Edge — February 19, 2015

Undergraduate students Ashwin Amurthur and Teddy Guenin are profiled as winners of the Y Prize.

Chronicle of Higher Education — February 19, 2015

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about the financial troubles of South Carolina State University.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — February 19, 2015

Marcela Maus of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a study about a personalized immune therapy that redirects T cells to find and destroy a type of brain tumor.

BBC News — February 18, 2015

Rakesh Vohra of the School of Engineering and Applied Science and the School of Arts & Sciences comments on game theory and economics.

Wall Street Journal — February 18, 2015

Philip Johnson of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about a new molecule that can block infection with the virus that causes AIDS. — February 18, 2015

Amy Brown of the School of Arts & Sciences co-authors an op-ed about the Philadelphia public school system and the influx of charter schools.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 18, 2015

Theodore Ruger has been named as the new Law School dean, effective July 1.

Metro (Philadelphia) — February 18, 2015

James Serpell of the School of Veterinary Medicine discusses beagles as pets. — February 18, 2015

Christopher Yoo of the Law School expresses his opinion on the Federal Communications Commission’s upcoming vote on new open Internet rules. — February 18, 2015

Stewart Friedman of the Wharton School is quoted about work-life integration.

New York Times — February 18, 2015

Anne Hall of the School of Arts & Sciences is referenced. — February 18, 2015

Eugenie Birch of the School of Design and Penn’s Institute for Urban Research is quoted about gentrification in Philadelphia. — February 17, 2015

Todd Barton of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “The diagnosis is not hard to make once you suspect the disease.”