Penn in the News

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.

New York Times — February 13, 2014

Christopher S. Yoo from the Law School is quoted on the latest litigation over price fixing in the auto industry.

The Atlantic — February 13, 2014

Research by Janice F. Madden of the School of Arts and Sciences is referenced on the early gentrification of cities by the gay community.

Washington Post — February 13, 2014

Vijay Kumar of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is quoted on the possible benefits of artificial intelligence.

Washington Post — February 13, 2014

John Fantuzzo of the Graduate School of Education comments on a study about disadvantaged students affecting the achievement of classmates.

Huffington Post — February 12, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education debunks myths about minority serving institutions.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 11, 2014

Scott Rosner and Ken Shropshire of the Wharton School are highlighted for the Wharton Sports Business Initiative.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 11, 2014

Namni Goel and Michael Grandner of the Perelman School of Medicine discuss sleep research.

National Journal — February 11, 2014

Reports on congressional civility from the Annenberg Public Policy Center are cited.

New York Times — February 11, 2014

Cassie Mogilner of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a research paper titled, “Happiness from Ordinary and Extraordinary Experiences.”

Advocate — February 10, 2014

Dean Michael Fitts of the Law School is featured for his success at Penn.

New York Times — February 10, 2014

Clarisa Gracia of the Perelman School of Medicine is highlighted for studying menopause symptoms and side effects.

USA Today — February 10, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on a history of unequal funding among colleges and universities.

HealthDay — February 10, 2014

Shreya Kangovi of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about research that shows how community health worker support improves patient outcomes.

New York Times — February 10, 2014

James Lytle of the Graduate School of Education share his comments on the Philadelphia public school district’s budget issues.

“Marketplace” — February 10, 2014

Scott Rosner of the Wharton School discusses how Michael Sam’s decision to reveal that he is gay may hurt his potential earning in the NFL.

Wall Street Journal — February 9, 2014

Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comments on the importance of scholarships for students working while attending community colleges.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 7, 2014

Baligh Yehia from the School of Medicine introduces the University's new LGBT health initiative that spans the medical, dental, and nursing schools as well as the health system.