Penn in the News

New York Times — October 15, 2014

Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School mentions an annoyance with customer service.


New York Times — October 15, 2014

Carl June of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about researching T-cell therapy for leukemia patients.


El Financiero — October 15, 2014

Dean Eric Furda of Admissions and Jodie Robinson, also of Admissions, are quoted about meeting prospective students in Mexico.


New York Times — October 15, 2014

Emilie Feldman of the Wharton School is cited for finding that companies that carry out spinoffs have superior stock performance.


HealthDay News — October 15, 2014

Junko Takeshita of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses why psoriasis is linked to an increased risk of blood pressure.


National Geographic — October 15, 2014

Angela Duckworth of the School of Arts & Sciences is highlighted for her approach to teaching students grit.


Psychology Today — October 15, 2014

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School or Arts & Sciences writes about actor Peter Lorre.


Huffington Post — October 15, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education offers advice to colleges and universities about how to support student achievement.


BBC Horizon Documentary — October 14, 2014

Paul Rozin of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about insects as food.


New York Times — October 14, 2014

R. Polk Wagner of the Law School is quoted about the Converse trademark infringement suits.


Huffington Post — October 14, 2014

Marybeth Gasman and doctoral candidate Thai-Huy Nguyen of the Graduate School of Education write about displaced students from around the world.


“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — October 14, 2014

Dan Huh of the School of Engineering and Applied Science discusses “organs on chips.”


The New Yorker — October 14, 2014

Katharyn Hanson and Brian Daniels of the Penn Museum talk about ISIS looting archaeological sites.


CBS News (Pittsburgh) — October 14, 2014

Sunil Singhal of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how to make tumors glow in order to find cancer.


WTOP-Radio — October 13, 2014

Steven Berkowitz of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how parents can help children cope with grief.


“Today,” NBC — October 13, 2014

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School addresses Americans’ concerns about an Ebola outbreak.


CNBC — October 13, 2014

Jill Fisch of the Law School comments on the ouster of the Darden Restaurants board of directors.


Al Jazeera America — October 13, 2014

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School says, “We do have to step up training. This is one of those things where you need constant attention and people need to go to the next level.”


Guardian (U.K.) — October 13, 2014

Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication talks about voiceprint marketing.


Wall Street Journal — October 13, 2014

Reed Pyeritz of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on genetic testing for diseases.