Penn in the News

Reuters Health — June 9, 2014

David Mandell of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about studying the costs of supporting people with autism.

HuffPost Live — June 9, 2014

Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education joins a discussion about the worth of a college degree.

Philadelphia Inquirer — June 9, 2014

Murray Grossman, Lauren Elman and John Trojanowski of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about frontotemporal degeneration.

Wall Street Journal — June 8, 2014

Shivan Mehta of the Perelman School of Medicine and Kevin Volpp of the Wharton School and the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about a study called Heartstrong.

Philadelphia Inquirer — June 8, 2014

David Casarett of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses the increased needs of hospice patients as they get nearer to the ends of their lives.

Chicago Tribune — June 8, 2014

Richard Doty of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on misleading claims of cures for lost sense of smell.

The Hill — June 6, 2014

Laura W. Perna of GSE authors an article about the disadvantages of using loans to pay for college.

Newsweek — June 6, 2014

The work of Patrick E. McGovern of the Museum, is highlighted in this article about recreating beers from the past.

International Business Times — June 6, 2014

Joseph Baur of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted on red wine having a positive effect on memory.

Gearburn — June 6, 2014

BSE students Dave Sharples and David Glanzman from SEAS have created a new musical instrument with joysticks for keys.

Newsday — June 5, 2014

"Rethinking Welfare Rights" by Amy Wax of the Law School is referenced in an Op Ed piece on welfare reform.
 

Philadelphia Inquirer — June 4, 2014

Bruce Brod of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his thoughts on the regulation of tanning for minors.

Philadelphia Magazine — June 4, 2014

A correct answer on the game show “Jeopardy!” featured the Penn mascot, the Quaker.

Philadelphia Inquirer — June 4, 2014

Rhonda Voskuhl of the Perelman School of Medicine is highlighted for leading a study that shows a form of the hormone estrogen can reduce relapses in multiple sclerosis patients.

HealthDay — June 4, 2014

Michael Grandner and Jilesh Chheda of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about the use of marijuana and how it is linked to difficulty sleeping.

New York Times — June 4, 2014

Nadia Heninger of the School of Engineering and Applied Science comments on the significance of encrypted websites while using Wi-Fi.

Harrisburg Patriot-News — June 4, 2014

Dean Joan Hendricks of the School of Veterinary Medicine writes about the history of the school.

Voice of America — June 3, 2014

Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences is interviewed about the Fatah-Hamas unity government.

Daily Mail (U.K.) — June 3, 2014

Jilesh Chheda and Michael Grandner of the Perelman School of Medicine are highlighted for researching how marijuana could cause difficulty sleeping.

Philadelphia Inquirer — June 3, 2014

Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School is quoted.