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.”
Penn in the News
Jeffrey Drebin and Robert Vonderheide of the Perelman School of Medicine discuss strategies for pancreatic cancer treatment.
“Investing for a Lifetime,” by Richard Marston of the Wharton School is reviewed.
The Penn Center for Innovation and the South Bank campus are featured.
Richard Weller of the School of Design is interviewed.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses the Unite Negro College Fund’s decision-making.
Jonah Berger of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a paper about the favorable effects of negative publicity.
Undergraduate Jelani Hayes of the School of Arts & Sciences blogs about how nations participating in the World Cup are addressing drug policy reform.
Daniel Lee of the School of Engineering and Applied Science comments on RoboCup, a soccer tournament featuring robots.
Mark Liberman of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about the Linguistic Data Consortium.
Kevin Gillen of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on the decline in homeownership in Philadelphia.
Cynthia Otto of the School of Veterinary Medicine says, “We are working with the Diabetes Alert Dog Alliance to help facilitate the expectation of DAD dogs nationally.”
Scott Richard of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a working paper titled, “A Rational Theory of the Growth of Government and the Distribution of Income.”
Michael J. Kahana of the School of Arts & Sciences and Gordon Baltuch of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about developing a device to help restore memory to those affected by traumatic brain injuries.
The Annenberg Public Policy Center’s FactCheck.org is cited.
H. Lee Sweeny of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on orphan diseases.
Daniel Lee of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is quoted about robots playing soccer.
David Porter of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses working with Novartis on a new way to treat leukemia.
Michael J. Kahana of the School of Arts & Sciences is featured in a front-page article for leading a $22.5 million project on restoring memory loss.
Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences discusses the European Union’s Human Brain Project.