Jonah Berger of the Wharton School explains that there are six strains to the DNA of viral content.
Penn in the News
Amy Clark, Robert Vonderheide, Angela DeMichele and Martha Sweeney of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about new advances for cancer clinical trials.
Penn is featured for expanding the homeownership incentive program.
Barbie Zelizer of the Annenberg School for Communication is interviewed about the power of visual images used by the media.
Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses data collecting, sharing and privacy.
Brian Chow and David Meaney of the School of Engineering and Applied Science, Javier Medina of the School of Arts & Sciences and Jean Bennett of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about optogenetics.
David Oslin of the Perelman School of Medicine says the misuse of medications “is a rising problem in seniors as the baby-boom generation ages.”
Christos Coutifaris of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the need for more research on in-vitro fertilization.
Kathleen Brown of the School of Nursing comments on police procedure in cases of sexual assault.
Devesh Kapur of the School of Arts & Sciences pens an op-ed about Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the U.S.
Vijay Kumar and the GRASP Lab of the School of Engineering and Applied Science are featured for working with flying robots.
David Bell of the Wharton School is interviewed about his new book Location is (Still) Everything.
Vice President Marie Witt of Business Services talks about redesigning the Penn Bookstore to adapt to changing consumer behavior.
Dan Romer of the Annenberg Public Policy Center contributes his thoughts on the need to invest in mental health for children.
Katherine Milkman of the Wharton School is cited for research showing that white men, especially those with identifiably male names, have advantages over women and minorities.
James McGann of the Wharton School and the School of Arts & Sciences shares his thoughts on U.S. think tanks.
Mauro Guillén of the Wharton School comments on new CEO of Santander Bank, Ana Patricia Botín.
John Landis of the School of Design shares his thoughts on policies that discourage families with school age children.
Sigrid Veasey of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses the importance and power of sleep.
Chad Dion Lassiter of the School of Social Policy & Practice writes about black and Latino men as victims of police brutality.