Penn in the News

Huffington Post — January 6, 2015

Adam Grant of the Wharton School is cited for discovering a number of different sub-sets of givers.


Education Week — January 6, 2015

Angela Duckworth of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for administering an intervention that asked students to anticipate obstacles.


Yahoo! Finance — January 5, 2015

Dean Geoffrey Garrett of the Wharton School discusses geopolitics, specifically China and the Communist Party.


Yahoo! Health — January 5, 2015

Maria Geffen of the Perelman School of Medicine explains how sound works.


“The Inquiry,” BBC — January 5, 2015

Guobin Yang of the Annenberg School for Communication and the School of Arts & Sciences discusses how the Chinese government channels Internet expression as a form of censorship.


Huffington Post — January 5, 2015

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences writes about who will serve as the GOP’s conservative cultural hero.


Today.com — January 5, 2015

Chileshe Nkonde-Price of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “This is a real shift in the cardiovascular community to look upstream and to ask what can we do to prevent risk factors.”


Philadelphia Inquirer — January 4, 2015

Thomas Wadden of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the history of weight-loss drugs.


Politico.com — January 3, 2015

Eric Schneider of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about the War on Drugs.


Slate.com — January 3, 2015

Patrick McGovern of the Penn Museum is interviewed about the process for researching and recreating ancient alcoholic beverages.


New York Times — January 3, 2015

Kevin Volpp of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School and Katherine Milkman of the Wharton School write about keeping New Year’s resolutions.


Business Standard — January 3, 2015

Devesh Kapur of the School of Arts & Sciences is interviewed about the challenges India will face in 2015.


Philadelphia Inquirer — January 2, 2015

Caryn Lerman of the Perelman School of Medicine is spotlighted for researching a new brain-imaging approach that could help with smoking cessation.


Philadelphia Inquirer — January 2, 2015

Trish Henwood of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for continuing work in an Ebola treatment unit in Liberia.


Philadelphia Business Journal — January 2, 2015

Mark Alan Hughes of the School of Design is interviewed about Philadelphia’s future as an energy hub.


Business Insider (Australia) — December 26, 2014

Joshua Plotkin and postdoctoral researcher Alexander Stewart of the School of Arts & Sciences are quoted about using game theory in a decision-making study.


“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — December 26, 2014

Daniel SimolaRoberto Bonasio and Shelley Berger of the Perelman School of Medicine are highlighted for research in ant epigenetics.


TheHill.com — December 23, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses the federal government’s forthcoming college rating system.


Reuters — December 23, 2014

Thomas Donaldson of the Wharton School is quoted.


CBS Philly — December 23, 2014

Susan Sorenson of the School of Social Policy & Practice discusses gun policies and access.