Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 17, 2015

P.J. Brennan of the Perelman School of Medicine it quoted on patient satisfaction as a factor in better patient care.

Chronicle of Higher Education — April 17, 2015

A study co-authored by Katherine L. Milkman of the Wharton School is summarized.

The Atlantic — April 17, 2015

Linda Aiken of the School of Nursing is quoted on how quality staffing offers better medical care.

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 17, 2015

Robert H. Vonderheide of the Abramson Cancer Center comments on the weakening  federal funding for cancer research.  

Huffington Post — April 17, 2015

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education writes about alumni giving at Morgan State University.


Quartz — April 16, 2015

Jeremy Greenwood of the School of Arts & Sciences is mentioned for studying how assortative mating increases the Gini coefficient, a measure of income inequality.


DailyBeast.com — April 16, 2015

Dominic Sisti of the Perelman School of Medicine says the closure of all large facilities should be rethought in the case of mental illness.


Philadelphia Inquirer — April 16, 2015

Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School comments on retailers creating lower-end labels for outlet locations.


Philadelphia Inquirer — April 16, 2015

President Amy Gutmann is quoted about Penn co-sponsoring the RoboLancers of Central High School of Philadelphia to attend a competition.


Associated Press — April 16, 2015

Penn’s “Off the Beat” will participate in the Super Bowl of a cappella competitions. 

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 16, 2015

Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School comments on the revitalization of Philadelphia’s Gallery Mall.

Los Angeles Times — April 15, 2015

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School explores the value of a college degree in his upcoming book, Will College Pay Off? A Guide to the Most Important Financial Decision You’ll Ever Make.


Washington Post — April 15, 2015

Eric Clemons of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on the antitrust charges against Google.


Wall Street Journal — April 15, 2015

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School recommends John Kenneth Galbraith’s The Great Crash: 1929 to gain insight into today’s economy.


Wall Street Journal — April 15, 2015

Mark Pauly of the Wharton School comments on Medicare and hospital costs.


Slate.com — April 15, 2015

Dirk Krueger of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for a 2014 working paper about people’s standard of living and economic growth.


Philadelphia Inquirer — April 14, 2015

Andrea Segal of the Perelman School of Medicine is the author of this article on the practice of “curing” homosexuality.

NJ.com — April 14, 2015

Alan Kors of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted on free speech vs. hate speech.

Business Day — April 14, 2015

Kathryn Schmitz of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted on the use of apps to recruit test subjects.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — April 14, 2015

Jeffrey Kallberg of the School of Arts & Sciences talks about Penn’s newly announced Price Lab for Digital Humanities.