George Hajishengallis of the School of Dental Medicine is featured for studying a protein that prevents periodontitis and could eventually help prevent bone loss.
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Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School writes about researching baby boomer women and how they are handling debt.
Undergraduate Whitney Stewart is highlighted for being the Boys & Girls Clubs of America National Youth of the Year.
Jim Eberwine of the Perelman School of Medicine is cited for developing a new method to “sequence RNA from single cells lodged in their tissue microenvironments.”
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School talks about his book Will College Pay Off? A Guide to the Most Important Financial Decision You’ll Ever Make.
Maurice Schweitzer of the Wharton School is highlighted for co-authoring a new book, Friend and Foe: When to Cooperate, When to Compete, and How to Succeed at Both.
Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on what consumers think about data privacy.
Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School contributes her views on Chile’s retirement system.
Matthew Mendlik of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the final words of the dying.
Kate Temme of the Perelman School of Medicine explains the importance of energy availability during the female athlete triad.
Scott Barry Kaufman of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about intelligence research.
Dean Eric Furda of Admissions says, “The University of Pennsylvania has been committed to increasing access and affordability to higher education through broad based recruitment efforts and grant-based financial aid.”
Emily Owens of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for finding that college police departments typically adopt a “harm reduction model of crime control.”
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about the substantial difference in funding for inner city public schools and those in suburban areas.
Mitesh Patel of the Perelman School of Medicine suggests making small changes to daily routine to help improve health habits.
Brian Bushee of the Wharton School is cited for researching trading volume around the time of private meetings.
Jun Mao of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for studying alternative therapies, including acupuncture, to treat hot flashes.
Christopher Yoo of the Law School is quoted about Google, antitrust scrutiny and the Federal Trade Commission.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on Pope Francis’ role in presenting church teachings to Catholics and non-Catholics.
Melissa Wilde of the School of Arts & Sciences is featured for her 60-second lecture on how the pope matters.