Penn in the News

Washington Post — June 26, 2015

Perelman School of Medicine and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia researchers are cited in studying teen driver safety using a simulator to diagnose driving.

Wall Street Journal — June 26, 2015

Carl June of the Perelman School of Medicine is cited for his pioneering work on HIV and gene therapy.

New York Times — June 25, 2015

Cade Massey of the Wharton School comments on interviewers who have similarities with interviewees.

Los Angeles Times — June 25, 2015

Carolyn Marvin of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on Apple removing Civil War games in its App Store that included images of the Confederate flag.

New York Magazine — June 25, 2015

Scott Barry Kaufman of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about different types of introversion.

Nature — June 25, 2015

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences says, “You don’t have to be a faith-based bioethicist to recognize that there’s some global responsibility for modifying the human germline.”

Daytona Beach News-Journal — June 24, 2015

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on the resiliency of historically black colleges and universities.

Yahoo! Health — June 24, 2015

Anthony Rostain of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on signs of adult attention-deficient/hyperactivity disorder.

Forbes.com — June 24, 2015

Fernando Ferreira and Joseph Gyourko of the Wharton School are featured for researching the impact of subprime mortgages on the financial crisis.

FitPregnancy.com — June 24, 2015

Postdoctoral researcher Eldin Jašarevi of the School of Veterinary Medicine is quoted about studying the effects of stress during pregnancy.

“On Point with Tom Ashbrook,” National Public Radio — June 24, 2015

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School talks about the current status of homeownership in America.

CBS News — June 24, 2015

Mitesh Patel of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his thoughts on the effectiveness of wearable fitness trackers.

Philly.com — June 24, 2015

David Rudovsky of the Law School comments on the reduction in shootings in Philadelphia.

University City Review — June 24, 2015

Executive Vice President Craig Carnaroli accepted the 2015 Corporate Advocate of the Year Award on behalf of the University from the African American Chamber of Commerce.

Grantland.com — June 24, 2015

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for using baseball metaphors when discussing political rhetoric.

Forbes.com — June 23, 2015

Dan Romer of the Annenberg Public Policy Center says, “For adolescents who have weak ability to override strong impulses, improvements in working memory may provide a pathway to greater control over risky sexual behavior.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — June 23, 2015

Students from the Community College of Philadelphia are highlighted for their academic achievements and transferring to Penn. Dean Eric Furda of Admissions is quoted.

Los Angeles Times — June 23, 2015

Minyuan Zhao of the Wharton School comments on the competition of car services in China.

FiveThirtyEight.com — June 23, 2015

Camille Charles of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about changing attitudes towards racism and inequality.

“NewsWorks Tonight,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — June 23, 2015

Carolyn Marvin of the Annenberg School for Communication talks about the evolution of the meaning of the Confederate flag in the wake of the murders at the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston.