Penn in the News

“Newsworks” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — May 19, 2014

Kelly Writers’ Houses’ Al Filreis says, “Audio distraction – it’s surprising how much of a difference in the listening experience there is.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — May 18, 2014

Lee Goldberg of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about the effects of cardiac rehabilitation.

Reuters — May 17, 2014

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School shares his opinion about a CEO to manage the exchange.

Higher Ed Today — May 16, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses the role of minority serving institutions in higher education.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — May 16, 2014

Randall Mason of the School of Design is interviewed in a video about the Philadelphia Mural Arts program.

“Morning Edition,” National Public Radio — May 15, 2014

Kevin Werbach of the Wharton School helps interpret the most recent court ruling that the Federal Communications Commission does have the authority to regulate broadband.

“Marketplace” — May 15, 2014

Christopher Yoo of the Law School shares his perspective on net neutrality.

Philadelphia Inquirer — May 15, 2014

C. Neill Epperson of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for researching treatment for menopausal women who had similar symptoms to attention deficit disorder.

International Business Times — May 14, 2014

Siobhan Banks of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “Some research has suggested that sleep restriction over many years may affect metabolism, increasing the risk of obesity and type-2 diabetes.”

Chronicle of Higher Education — May 14, 2014

President Amy Gutmann offers commentary on a neuroscience research report released by the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues, which she chairs.

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

Kara Maxwell of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for leading new research on the usefulness of genetic knowledge of breast cancer mutations.

Associated Press — May 14, 2014

Kym Marryott of the School of Veterinary Medicine is quoted about the traveling veterinary lab.

Chronicle of Higher Education — May 14, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education recommends that federal investments should focus on fund-raising infrastructure.

Associated Press — May 14, 2014

David Mandell of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses research about autistic adult diagnoses.

The Scientist — May 14, 2014

President Amy Gutmann, chair of President Obama’s bioethics commission, says, “We have gone to great lengths to recommend [ethics] integration rather than regulation.”

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

Yvette Sheline of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about leading a study on how antidepressants may be useful in boosting moods and preventing dementia.

Huffington Post — May 13, 2014

Adam Grant of the Wharton School is mentioned for his book Give and Take.

NBC News — May 13, 2014

Douglas Smith of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on research on traumatic brain injuries from concussions caused by sports.

Journal of Blacks in Higher Education — May 13, 2014

Mary Frances Berry of the School of Arts and Sciences is highlighted for receiving the 2014 Roy Rosenzweig Distinguished Service Award from the Organization of American Historians.

New York Times — May 13, 2014

Carlo Siracusa of the School of Veterinary Medicine shares his thoughts on medication used to treat behavioral problems in pets.