H. Lee Sweeney of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “The world may be about to watch one of its last Olympic Games without genetically enhanced athletes.”
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Carl June of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on response rates in children and adults from cancer immunotherapy treatment.
President Amy Gutmann is quoted about Wendell Pritchett returning to the Law School as a Presidential Term Professor.
Jonah Berger of the Wharton School says, “Whether you are online or not, the subtle sights, sounds and smells in your environment can impact your behavior.”
An excerpt from Give and Take: A Revolutionary Approach to Success by Adam Grant of the Wharton School is highlighted.
The 2014 commencement speaker, John Legend, is announced.
Eugenie Birch of the School of Design comments on the expansion of the Mormon Church in Philadelphia.
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School is cited for collaborative research on top-ranking jobs.
David Weiner of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about DNA vaccines.
Jonah Berger of the Wharton School is quoted about weather being included in the “marketplace of ideas.”
R. Polk Wagner of the Law School says, “IP addresses are continuing to be less and less of an indicator of the identity of a particular person or computer on the net.”
Anthony Rostain of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a study of ADHD treatment for children.
David Mandell of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his thoughts on a start-up company, Autism Expressed.
Anjali Tiku Owens of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on cardiomyopathy.
David Barnes of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted about the history of the surname Ganges.
David Dinges of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted on the psychological effects of a trip to Mars.
Michael Blank of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for researching the link between mental illness and HIV risk.
Advancements in the Law School during Dean Michael Fitts’ tenure are highlighted.
Christopher S. Yoo from the Law School is quoted on the latest litigation over price fixing in the auto industry.
Research by Janice F. Madden of the School of Arts and Sciences is referenced on the early gentrification of cities by the gay community.