Penn in the News

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

Noam Cohen of the Perelman School of Medicine is highlighted for studying sweet and bitter taste receptors.

Aljazeera America — February 26, 2014

Marwan Kraidy of the Annenberg School for Communication writes about Egyptian comedian Bassem Youssef.

Chronicle of Higher Education — February 26, 2014

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education is mentioned as the executive director of the Center for the Study of Race and Equity in Education.

Inside Higher Ed — February 26, 2014

Jerry Jacobs of the School of Arts and Sciences is featured for his new book, In Defense of Disciplines: Interdisciplinarity and Specialization in the Research University.

Wall Street Journal — February 26, 2014

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School co-authors an article about the usefulness of mammograms.

“Marketplace” — February 26, 2014

Kenneth Shropshire of the Wharton School is quoted.

Philly.com — February 26, 2014

A special exhibit dedicated to Beatles memorabilia is hosted by the Penn Libraries.

New York Times — February 26, 2014

Deborah Driscoll of the Perelman School of Medicine shares her comments on a test that analyzes fetal DNA.

Philly.com — February 26, 2014

Mitch Fraas of the University Libraries is featured for researching “rocket cats.”

Philly.com — February 26, 2014

H. Branch Coslett of the Perelman School of Medicine is mentioned for discussing the issue of head injuries in football.

“Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — February 25, 2014

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education discusses President Obama’s new initiative “My Brother’s Keeper.”

Associated Press — February 25, 2014

Susan Domchek of the Perelman School of Medicine shares her comments on a study on the power of preventive ovarian surgery.

Wall Street Journal — February 25, 2014

Patricia Rose of Career Services advises students to include information on their profiles that might impress potential employers.

U.S. News — February 25, 2014

The Wharton School’s Olivia Mitchell suggests thinking bigger in terms of how workers might want to spend their retirement years.

Detroit Free Press — February 23, 2014

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences is interviewed about “trickle-down urbanism” in Detroit.

Népszabadság (Hungary) — February 23, 2014

Research on river rocks by Douglas Jerolmack of the School of Arts and Sciences is featured.

Christian Science Monitor — February 23, 2014

Undergraduate Taha Tariq of the School of Arts and Sciences is highlighted for being inspired by Kelly Writers’ House’s Al Filreis and his online poetry class to apply to Penn.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 23, 2014

Air Force veteran Jonathan Wood is featured for the path he took to becoming a student in the Perelman School of Medicine. Emma Meagher of the Perelman admissions office is quoted.

Forbes — February 23, 2014

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his interview with the Detroit Free Press and his book The Origins of the Urban Crisis.

Soundcloud — February 22, 2014

Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy is interviewed.