Kenneth Margulies of the Perelman School of Medicine suggests that Philadelphia’s smoking rates will continue to decline with shifting attitudes, policy changes and penalties.
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Andrea Spaeth of the Perelman School of Medicine offers ways to improve daily functionality for people who are lacking sleep.
Tobias Barrington Wolff of the Law School discusses the opinions in the Supreme Court’s rulings on same-sex marriage and lethal injections.
A study about financial behavior co-authored by Nicholas Souleles of the Wharton School is cited.
Laura Modafferi of the Perelman School of Medicine writes a collaborative blog about cold medicines containing dextromethorphan.
Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School offers his opinion on a possible shift in the Supreme Court’s political leanings.
Mauro Guillén of the Wharton School writes about the value of the euro.
Mary-Linda Merrium Armacost and Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comment on college closings.
Doctoral candidate Alex Williams of the Annenberg School for Communication writes about pitching academic research to non-academic outlets.
Data privacy research from the Annenberg School for Communication is highlighted.
Matthew Bidwell of the Wharton School comments on women who are less likely to apply for senior banking positions because of the lack of gender diversity at that level.
David Grande of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School is quoted about the recent Supreme Court ruling on the Affordable Care Act.
Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School joins a discussion about the ruling by the Supreme Court on legalizing gay marriage in all states.
Perelman School of Medicine and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia researchers are cited in studying teen driver safety using a simulator to diagnose driving.
Carl June of the Perelman School of Medicine is cited for his pioneering work on HIV and gene therapy.
Cade Massey of the Wharton School comments on interviewers who have similarities with interviewees.
Carolyn Marvin of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on Apple removing Civil War games in its App Store that included images of the Confederate flag.
Scott Barry Kaufman of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about different types of introversion.
Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences says, “You don’t have to be a faith-based bioethicist to recognize that there’s some global responsibility for modifying the human germline.”
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on the resiliency of historically black colleges and universities.