Emily Owens of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for finding that college police departments typically adopt a “harm reduction model of crime control.”
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Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about the substantial difference in funding for inner city public schools and those in suburban areas.
Mitesh Patel of the Perelman School of Medicine suggests making small changes to daily routine to help improve health habits.
Brian Bushee of the Wharton School is cited for researching trading volume around the time of private meetings.
Jun Mao of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for studying alternative therapies, including acupuncture, to treat hot flashes.
Christopher Yoo of the Law School is quoted about Google, antitrust scrutiny and the Federal Trade Commission.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on Pope Francis’ role in presenting church teachings to Catholics and non-Catholics.
Melissa Wilde of the School of Arts & Sciences is featured for her 60-second lecture on how the pope matters.
Kyle Sherman of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy joins a conversation about proposed legislation to take a closer look at the Red Cross.
Michael Platt of the Perelman School of Medicine, the Wharton School and the School of Arts & Sciences comments on the potential benefits of transcranial magnetic stimulation.
Danielle Bassett of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is featured for studying how learning works.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School is among the authors of a report on massive open online courses.
Ricardo Simmonds of the Penn Newman Catholic Community comments on the excitement surrounding the papal visit to Philadelphia.
Thomas Donaldson of the Wharton School makes historical parallels to Volkswagen’s emissions scandal.
Undergraduate student Elizabeth Oppong of the School of Arts & Sciences is highlighted for interning in Shenzhen, China.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education pens a letter to Donald Trump.
Anthea Butler of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on how black Catholics can relate to Pope Francis’ messages on “justice, poverty and liberation.”
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School offers perspective on renting versus buying.
Yeonjin Lee of the School of Arts & Sciences says, “Racial prejudice compromises health for the community as a whole.”
Undergraduate David Ongchoco of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about start-up company Curalate.