Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 8, 2014

Dawn Bonnell of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is quoted about Penn’s role in technology research in Philadelphia.

“Marketplace” — April 8, 2014

Adam Grant of the Wharton School discusses what it means to be a giver or a taker in the workplace.

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 8, 2014

Wendell E. Pritchett has been named interim dean of the Law School.

New York Times — April 8, 2014

Penn’s admission rate for the Class of 2018 is cited.

CBS Philly — April 8, 2014

Robert Vonderheide of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for co-leading a study of pancreatic cancer treatment.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — April 8, 2014

Karin Rhodes of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses primary-care accessibility.

Wall Street Journal — April 8, 2014

Karl Ulrich of the Wharton School is highlighted for helping teach middle-schoolers an entrepreneurship course at this sons’ school. Ulrich’s wife, Nancy Bentley of the School of Arts and Sciences, is also quoted.

NBC Philadelphia — April 8, 2014

Rose Nolen-Walston, Jonathan Palmer and Regina Turner of the School of Veterinary Medicine comment on the birth, naming and care of a new foal.

University City Review — April 8, 2014

A panel discussion hosted by the Penn Institute for Urban Research, including Stefan Al of the School of Design, is highlighted.

Inside Higher Ed — April 7, 2014

A report by Jerry A. Jacobs of the School of Arts and Sciences presents new findings on students of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

Wall Street Journal — April 7, 2014

Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for researching teacher experience levels.

Associated Press — April 7, 2014

Tobias Barrington Wolff of the Law School comments on the U.S. Supreme Court declining to rule on an appeal from a photography studio that refused to accommodate a lesbian couple’s commitment ceremony.

“Marketplace,” — April 7, 2014

Leonard Lodish of the Wharton School discusses purchasing groceries from Amazon Fresh.

New York Times — April 7, 2014

Penn’s Ivy League-leading increase in applications is highlighted.

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 6, 2014

Gary Wu of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about treating gastrointestinal illness with fecal matter.

Mother Nature Network — April 6, 2014

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School is quoted on his research of the contagious qualities of emotions online.

Washington Post — April 5, 2014

Serena Mayeri of the Law School comments on policy changes intended to benefit pregnant employees.

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 4, 2014

Charles P. O'Brien of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about a prescription injection that reverses drug overdoses.

ABC News — April 4, 2014

Bryan Shaw of Transit Services is quoted about Penn’s plans for a possible public transportation strike.

CBS News — April 4, 2014

Organizers of Philly's Tech Week mention that a tour of Penn's nanofabrication lab is included in event.