Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 20, 2014

Michael Holmes of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “If you reduce your alcohol intake, your risk of heart disease is lower.”

Philly.com — July 20, 2014

Richard Doty of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on research about the sense of smell and age.

Huffington Post — July 20, 2014

Kevin Platt of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about the Russian media’s role in covering the Malaysian flight tragedy.

Wall Street Journal — July 20, 2014

David Mandell of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on budgeting for child-care costs for children with autism.

Atlanta Journal-Constitution — July 18, 2014

Undergraduate student Clare Lombardo of the School of Arts & Sciences blogs about gifted education.

Science — July 18, 2014

The Penn DARPA project is mentioned, and Michael Kahana of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted.

Huffington Post — July 18, 2014

Sigal Barsade of the Wharton School is quoted about co-authoring a study on mindfulness in the workplace.

TheHill.com — July 18, 2014

Marybeth Gasman and doctoral candidates Thai-Huy Nguyen and Andrés Castro Samayoa of the Graduate School of Education blog about a report recently released by the Education Trust entitled “Tough Love: Bottom-Line Quality Standards for Colleges.”

Time — July 17, 2014

Adam Grant of the Wharton School talks about how givers succeed more.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 17, 2014

President Amy Gutmann and Mark Alan Hughes of the School of Design are quoted about the new Kleinman Center for Energy Policy, made possible by a gift from alum Scott Kleinman.

Chronicle of Higher Education — July 17, 2014

Christian Terwiesch and Karl Ulrich of the Wharton School are highlighted for publishing a paper titled “Will Video Kill the Classroom Star? The Threat and Opportunity of Massively Open Online Courses for Full-Time MBA Programs.”

New York Times — July 17, 2014

David Zaring of the Wharton School writes about bank supervision.

Today.com — July 17, 2014

Charles O’Brien of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about the risks associated with combining alcohol and energy drinks.

RT.com (Russia) — July 17, 2014

Brendan O’Leary of the School of Arts & Sciences discussed about U.S. foreign policy in relation to federalization in Ukraine and Iraq.

Bloomberg BusinessWeek — July 16, 2014

Karl Ulrich and Christian Terwiesch of the Wharton School are highlighted for co-authoring a paper about the financial effects of using video technology for MBA courses.

Wall Street Journal — July 16, 2014

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School comments on how the employer-employee relationship has been reduced to a transaction.

Diverse — July 16, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses the challenges facing adjunct faculty members at historically black colleges and universities.

HealthDay — July 16, 2014

Charles Leonard and Sean Hennessy of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about researching how potassium supplementation can help heart-failure patients.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 15, 2014

Alan Wein of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses prostate cancer care.

New York Times — July 15, 2014

Kevin Werbach of the Wharton School says, “The way this has been framed for a lot of people is that the FCC is trying to change the Internet as we know it.”