Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 19, 2014

Mark Pauly of the Wharton School comments on the impact of the Affordable Care Act.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 19, 2014

William Labov and Josef Fruehwald of the School of Arts and Sciences are cited for their linguistic study of the Philadelphia dialect.

Business Insider — February 19, 2014

H. Lee Sweeney of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “The world may be about to watch one of its last Olympic Games without genetically enhanced athletes.”

Wall Street Journal — February 19, 2014

Carl June of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on response rates in children and adults from cancer immunotherapy treatment.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 19, 2014

President Amy Gutmann is quoted about Wendell Pritchett returning to the Law School as a Presidential Term Professor.

Reuters — February 19, 2014

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School says, “Whether you are online or not, the subtle sights, sounds and smells in your environment can impact your behavior.”

The Week — February 18, 2014

An excerpt from Give and Take: A Revolutionary Approach to Success by Adam Grant of the Wharton School is highlighted.

Philly.com — February 18, 2014

The 2014 commencement speaker, John Legend, is announced.

New York Times — February 18, 2014

Eugenie Birch of the School of Design comments on the expansion of the Mormon Church in Philadelphia.

New York Times — February 18, 2014

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School is cited for collaborative research on top-ranking jobs.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — February 18, 2014

David Weiner of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about DNA vaccines.

“MarketWatch,” Wall Street Journal — February 17, 2014

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School is quoted about weather being included in the “marketplace of ideas.”

Mother Jones — February 17, 2014

R. Polk Wagner of the Law School says, “IP addresses are continuing to be less and less of an indicator of the identity of a particular person or computer on the net.”

NBC News — February 17, 2014

Anthony Rostain of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a study of ADHD treatment for children.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 16, 2014

David Mandell of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his thoughts on a start-up company, Autism Expressed.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 16, 2014

Anjali Tiku Owens of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on cardiomyopathy.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette — February 15, 2014

David Barnes of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted about the history of the surname Ganges.

Scientific American — February 14, 2014

David Dinges of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted on the psychological effects of a trip to Mars.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — February 14, 2014

Michael Blank of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for researching the link between mental illness and HIV risk.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 13, 2014

Advancements in the Law School during Dean Michael Fitts’ tenure are highlighted.