Cynthia Otto of the School of Veterinary Medicine and A.T. Charlie Johnson of the School of Arts & Sciences discuss cancer detection.
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Henry Daniell of the School of Dental Medicine says, “Our technique, which uses plant-based capsules, has the potential to be a cost-effective and safe alternative.”
David Skeel of the Law School writes about a dollar store merger.
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School joins a discussion about this year’s job growth pace.
Penn’s student health clinicians are included amongst area universities taking precautionary steps aligned with the guidelines set by the government’s health watchdog.
Ethan Mollick of the Wharton School is quoted about studying the success of women on Kickstarter.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education shares her thoughts on the longevity and success of Xavier University’s president.
Joni Finney of the Graduate School of Education comments on the shrinking number of high school graduates and how that impacts area colleges and universities.
Susan Domchek of the Perelman School of Medicine says that the study does not “resolve the question of what the risk is to someone with no family history and a mutation.”
Dennis DeTurck and Bruce Lenthall of the School of Arts & Sciences write about a hands-on approach to teaching STEM through Structured Active In-class Learning, SAIL.
David Bell of the Wharton School discusses the popularity of online shopping and what it means for brick-and-mortar stores.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education pens a letter about white privilege.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School is quoted from his book Reinventing American Health Care.
Adam Goodman, a graduate student in the School of Arts & Sciences, sheds light on the migrant trail from Central America to the United States.
Jonathan Supovitz of the Graduate School of Education comments on the ambition and scope of the Common Core.
Brian Daniels of the Penn Museum co-writes an op-ed on the state of archaeological sites under the control of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education participates in a discussion about the effectiveness of college ratings and about issues affecting minorities.
Peter Gearhart of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “The small details can help make for a very memorable birth experience and give patients a very positive view of themselves as mothers.”
Robert Town of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a review of competition in health-care markets.
Marwan Kraidy of the Annenberg School for Communication talks about the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria and media.