Penn in the News

Chronicle of Higher Education — July 17, 2014

Christian Terwiesch and Karl Ulrich of the Wharton School are highlighted for publishing a paper titled “Will Video Kill the Classroom Star? The Threat and Opportunity of Massively Open Online Courses for Full-Time MBA Programs.”

New York Times — July 17, 2014

David Zaring of the Wharton School writes about bank supervision.

Today.com — July 17, 2014

Charles O’Brien of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about the risks associated with combining alcohol and energy drinks.

RT.com (Russia) — July 17, 2014

Brendan O’Leary of the School of Arts & Sciences discussed about U.S. foreign policy in relation to federalization in Ukraine and Iraq.

Bloomberg BusinessWeek — July 16, 2014

Karl Ulrich and Christian Terwiesch of the Wharton School are highlighted for co-authoring a paper about the financial effects of using video technology for MBA courses.

Wall Street Journal — July 16, 2014

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School comments on how the employer-employee relationship has been reduced to a transaction.

Diverse — July 16, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses the challenges facing adjunct faculty members at historically black colleges and universities.

HealthDay — July 16, 2014

Charles Leonard and Sean Hennessy of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about researching how potassium supplementation can help heart-failure patients.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 15, 2014

Alan Wein of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses prostate cancer care.

New York Times — July 15, 2014

Kevin Werbach of the Wharton School says, “The way this has been framed for a lot of people is that the FCC is trying to change the Internet as we know it.”

Slate.com — July 15, 2014

Dorothy Roberts of the Law School and the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for her book Shattered Bonds: The Color of Child Welfare.

NBC News — July 14, 2014

Nancy Rothbard of the Wharton School says, “Sometimes women are penalized for initiating negotiations because it goes against the gender role stereotype of being warm and relational.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 14, 2014

Dean Eric Furda of Admissions is quoted about Penn’s increase in undergraduate applications.

Diverse — July 14, 2014

Marybeth Gasman, Shaun Harper and Eric Kaplan of the Graduate School of Education are mentioned and highlight Penn’s Executive Doctorate in Higher Education Management program.

New York Observer — July 14, 2014

Laura Wolf-Powers of the School of Design is featured for her article “Understanding community development in a ‘theory of action’ framework: Norms, markets, justice.”

Philly.com — July 13, 2014

Jeffrey Drebin and Robert Vonderheide of the Perelman School of Medicine discuss strategies for pancreatic cancer treatment.

New York Times — July 12, 2014

“Investing for a Lifetime,” by Richard Marston of the Wharton School is reviewed.

Philadelphia Business Journal — July 11, 2014

The Penn Center for Innovation and the South Bank campus are featured.

World Landscape Architecture — July 11, 2014

Richard Weller of the School of Design is interviewed.

Vice — July 11, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses the Unite Negro College Fund’s decision-making.