Penn in the News

PBS NewsHour — September 6, 2014

Cynthia Otto of the School of Veterinary Medicine and A.T. Charlie Johnson of the School of Arts & Sciences discuss cancer detection.

Times of India — September 6, 2014

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.”

WorldMag.com — September 5, 2014

David Skeel of the Law School writes about a dollar store merger.

Wall Street Journal — September 5, 2014

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School joins a discussion about this year’s job growth pace.

Philadelphia Tribune — September 5, 2014

Penn’s student health clinicians are included amongst area universities taking precautionary steps aligned with the guidelines set by the government’s health watchdog.

CNBC — September 4, 2014

Ethan Mollick of the Wharton School is quoted about studying the success of women on Kickstarter.

Diverse — September 4, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education shares her thoughts on the longevity and success of Xavier University’s president.

Philadelphia Magazine — September 4, 2014

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.

New York Times — September 4, 2014

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.”

Republic 3.0 — September 3, 2014

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.

“Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — September 3, 2014

David Bell of the Wharton School discusses the popularity of online shopping and what it means for brick-and-mortar stores.

Huffington Post — September 3, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education pens a letter about white privilege.

Reuters — September 3, 2014

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School is quoted from his book Reinventing American Health Care.

The Nation — September 3, 2014

Adam Goodman, a graduate student in the School of Arts & Sciences, sheds light on the migrant trail from Central America to the United States.

Associated Press — September 2, 2014

Jonathan Supovitz of the Graduate School of Education comments on the ambition and scope of the Common Core.

New York Times — September 2, 2014

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.

C-SPAN — September 2, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education participates in a discussion about the effectiveness of college ratings and about issues affecting minorities.

Huffington Post — September 2, 2014

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.”

New York Times — September 1, 2014

Robert Town of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a review of competition in health-care markets.

“Background Briefing with Ian Masters” — September 1, 2014

Marwan Kraidy of the Annenberg School for Communication talks about the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria and media.