Namni Goel of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the effects of sleep deprivation on the body aside from fatigue.
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Steven Berkowitz of the Perelman School of Medicine offers his advice on how to discuss the violence in Paris with children.
Coren Apicella and Sudeep Bhatia of the School of Arts & Sciences are quoted about humans sticking with their default bias.
Nancy Hirschmann of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on the importance of transparency in academic research.
Matt Blaze of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is quoted about encryption.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is cited for highlighting racist incidents on college campuses in 2014.
Carmen McLean and Edna Foa of the Perelman School of Medicine are cited for research that revealing that when common drug treatments failed for adults with OCD, exposure and prevention therapy improved symptoms.
Arthur van Benthem of the Wharton School co-writes an article about the battle against deforestation.
Lauren Sallan of the School of Arts & Sciences is highlighted for leading research that shows ancient mass extinction led to dominance of tiny fish.
Postdoctoral fellow Jennifer Wilson of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about promoting difficult dialogues on college campuses.
Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education talks about the “semantic substitutes” used to described racism on college campuses.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is quoted about the large number of Republican candidates still running for president.
Andres Castro Samayoa, Marybeth Gasman and Paola Esmieu of the Graduate School of Education write about creating more access and resources for study abroad opportunities.
David Asch of the Perelman School of Medicine is cited for leading a study on using financial incentives in health-care settings.
Lauren Sallan of the School of Arts & Sciences is highlighted for her research and paper, “Body-size reduction in vertebrates following the end-Devonian mass extinction.”
Cindy Otto of the School of Veterinary Medicine is mentioned for leading a tour of the Working Dog Center for two senators.
Penn Museum’s Katharyn Hanson says, “It is vitally important that we remember that the built cultural heritage of a place is deeply connected to a local population’s sense of identity.”
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on racial tensions on college campuses and the lack of action from college presidents.
Dennis Culhane of the School of Social Policy & Practice shares his thoughts on veterans facing homelessness.
Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education pens an op-ed about the power of student-athletes of color on college campuses.