Penn in the News

HuffPost Live — July 24, 2014

Barbie Zelizer of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses the role of social media in the coverage of the Israel-Palestinian conflict.

New York Times — July 24, 2014

John Yasuda of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited in an editorial about China and food-safety regulations.

Louisville Courier-Journal — July 24, 2014

Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comments on efforts to tie funding to performance metrics.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — July 24, 2014

Mark Pauly of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on insurance premiums during the first year of the Affordable Care Act marketplace.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — July 24, 2014

Maria Geffen of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about her interest in how the brain assigns meaning to sound.

Wall Street Journal — July 23, 2014

Hanming Fang of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for co-authoring a working paper about corruption in China’s housing sector.

Washington Post — July 23, 2014

Erwann Michel-Kerjan of the Wharton School poses the questions, “Why does it seem more and more disasters are happening? And, as a nation, who’s supposed to pay for them?”

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 23, 2014

Bridgette Brawner of the School of Nursing is featured for leading Project Gold, a program that teaches teenagers with mental illnesses how to avoid HIV.

HBCU Lifestyle — July 23, 2014

Marybeth Gasman and doctoral student Felecia Commodore of the Graduate School of Education profile significant presidents of historic black colleges and universities such as Beverly Daniel Tatum of Spelman College.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — July 23, 2014

Paul Bates of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his thoughts on the results of an HIV research project.

WBUR Radio (Boston) — July 23, 2014

Keisha Cutright of the Wharton School is cited for a collaborative study about using products that require hard work in hopes of gaining personal positive results.

Associated Press — July 22, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education suggests that states should support historically black colleges and universities.

CNBC — July 22, 2014

Howard Kunreuther and Erwann Michel-Kerjan of the Wharton School provide commentary on the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act.

Forbes.com — July 22, 2014

The Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan is cited in an article written by an incoming graduate student of the Graduate School of Education.

CNBC — July 22, 2014

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School discusses how rising rents might affect first-time homebuyers.

Science News — July 22, 2014

Seema Bhatnagar of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about habituation to a tough situation as a coping mechanism.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — July 22, 2014

Charles Kane of the School of Arts & Sciences discusses a concept called braiding and Majorana particles.

New Pittsburgh Courier — July 21, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is cited for thoughts on the UNCF receiving money from the Koch brothers.

BBC News — July 21, 2014

Brian Daniels of the Penn Museum talks about the Heritage Task Force training Syrians to protect artifacts.

“Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — July 21, 2014

William Burke-White of the Law School and Perry World House discusses the geopolitical impact of the crash.