Provost Vincent Price is interviewed on education in an interconnected global environment.
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Cassie Mogilner of the Wharton School suggests focusing on the importance of time as a resource.
Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication is quoted about personalized pricing for online shopping.
Susan Margulies of the Perelman School of Medicine speaks on the difficulty of studying brain injuries in infants.
Kevin Werbach of the Wharton School writes about gamification.
Student Talon Bazille Ducheneaux is featured for organizing an event at the Penn Museum titled “Modern Native Voices: The Medium of Hip Hop New Music with a Distinctly Native Beat.” Lucy Fowler Williams is also cited as a curator for the exhibit “Native American Voices: The People – Here and Now.”
Peggy Bishop Lane of the Wharton School talks about the students and advertising used to attract students to executive M.B.A. programs.
Monica McGrath of the Wharton School writes about workplace gender inequalities.
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School joins a discussion about the housing market.
Edward Rock of the Law School is quoted.
Graduate student Johannes Eichstaedt of the School of Arts & Sciences is mentioned for analyzing tweets to help answer the question, “Could those profiles help determine which countries were likely to have more deaths from heart disease?”
Carl June of the Perelman School of Medicine is highlighted for leading research therapy that transforms the body’s immune system, using a deactivated HIV virus, to identify and kill leukemia cells.
Christopher Yoo of the Law School writes about how net neutrality affects the startup culture in Silicon Valley.
Dean Geoffrey Garrett of the Wharton School weighs in on the latest developments in Sino-American economic relations.
Clark Erickson of the Museum is quoted about curating the reviewed exhibit “Beneath the Surface: Life, Death and Gold in Ancient Panama.”
Ian Lustick of the School of Arts & Sciences reacts to the Israeli election.
Kevin Platt of the School of Arts & Sciences is mentioned for moderating an event featuring Russian punk-political activist duo Pussy Riot. William Burke-White of the Law School is also mentioned as the director of the Perry World House that is set to officially open in January.
President Amy Gutmann is quoted about the opening of the Penn Wharton China Center.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education praises a California community college system’s program to help support students to transfer to historically black colleges and universities.
Kevin Werbach of the Wharton School comments on a Comcast-Time Warner merger.