Penn in the News

Philly.com — February 26, 2014

Mitch Fraas of the University Libraries is featured for researching “rocket cats.”

Philly.com — February 26, 2014

H. Branch Coslett of the Perelman School of Medicine is mentioned for discussing the issue of head injuries in football.

“Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — February 25, 2014

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education discusses President Obama’s new initiative “My Brother’s Keeper.”

Associated Press — February 25, 2014

Susan Domchek of the Perelman School of Medicine shares her comments on a study on the power of preventive ovarian surgery.

Wall Street Journal — February 25, 2014

Patricia Rose of Career Services advises students to include information on their profiles that might impress potential employers.

U.S. News — February 25, 2014

The Wharton School’s Olivia Mitchell suggests thinking bigger in terms of how workers might want to spend their retirement years.

Detroit Free Press — February 23, 2014

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences is interviewed about “trickle-down urbanism” in Detroit.

Népszabadság (Hungary) — February 23, 2014

Research on river rocks by Douglas Jerolmack of the School of Arts and Sciences is featured.

Christian Science Monitor — February 23, 2014

Undergraduate Taha Tariq of the School of Arts and Sciences is highlighted for being inspired by Kelly Writers’ House’s Al Filreis and his online poetry class to apply to Penn.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 23, 2014

Air Force veteran Jonathan Wood is featured for the path he took to becoming a student in the Perelman School of Medicine. Emma Meagher of the Perelman admissions office is quoted.

Forbes — February 23, 2014

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his interview with the Detroit Free Press and his book The Origins of the Urban Crisis.

Soundcloud — February 22, 2014

Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy is interviewed.

Los Angeles Times — February 21, 2014

David Wessels of the Wharton School comments on the price Facebook is paying for WhatsApp.

HBCU Lifestyle — February 21, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education shares her thoughts about the role of historically black colleges and universities on Black History Month.

Fox News — February 21, 2014

Stanley Goldfarb of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about fast-track medical school programs.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 20, 2014

A report from the Graduate School of Education about funding for city schools is cited.

Boston Globe — February 20, 2014

Undergraduate Gillian Reny of the School of Arts and Sciences is featured for her recovery after the Boston Marathon bombing.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 20, 2014

M. Kit Delgado of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for authoring a new study on patients that go to trauma centers.

CBS Atlanta — February 20, 2014

Michael Blank and Dwight Evans of the Perelman School of Medicine discuss researching mental health patients’ likelihood of contracting HIV.

WCAU-TV (Philadelphia) — February 20, 2014

Corinne Sweeney and Regina Turner of the School of Veterinary Medicine are quoted about the “Foal Cam.”