Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School says the Dow Jones industrial average could hit 18,000 by the end of the year.
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Marybeth Gasman and doctoral student Felecia Commodore of the Graduate School of Education talk about their article “HBCUs: Where African American Lives and Minds Are Valued.”
Trish Henwood of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for travelling to Liberia to help treat Ebola patients with the International Medicine Corps.
Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School mentions an annoyance with customer service.
Carl June of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about researching T-cell therapy for leukemia patients.
Dean Eric Furda of Admissions and Jodie Robinson, also of Admissions, are quoted about meeting prospective students in Mexico.
Emilie Feldman of the Wharton School is cited for finding that companies that carry out spinoffs have superior stock performance.
Junko Takeshita of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses why psoriasis is linked to an increased risk of blood pressure.
Angela Duckworth of the School of Arts & Sciences is highlighted for her approach to teaching students grit.
Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School or Arts & Sciences writes about actor Peter Lorre.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education offers advice to colleges and universities about how to support student achievement.
Paul Rozin of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about insects as food.
R. Polk Wagner of the Law School is quoted about the Converse trademark infringement suits.
Marybeth Gasman and doctoral candidate Thai-Huy Nguyen of the Graduate School of Education write about displaced students from around the world.
Dan Huh of the School of Engineering and Applied Science discusses “organs on chips.”
Katharyn Hanson and Brian Daniels of the Penn Museum talk about ISIS looting archaeological sites.
Sunil Singhal of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how to make tumors glow in order to find cancer.
Steven Berkowitz of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how parents can help children cope with grief.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School addresses Americans’ concerns about an Ebola outbreak.
Jill Fisch of the Law School comments on the ouster of the Darden Restaurants board of directors.