Photos from the Best Friends Bash sponsored by the School of Veterinary Medicine and the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are highlighted.
Penn in the News
Edward Stadtmauer of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the success of using immunotherapy to treat patients with myeloma.
Deborah Mandell of the School of Veterinary Medicine talks about dog fur and how shaving their fur can make a dog hotter.
Research examining the family goals of Wharton graduates from Stewart Friedman of the Wharton School is cited.
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts & Sciences joins a discussion on the teacher job market and retention.
Martin Seligman of the School of Arts & Sciences is mentioned for studying how people view failures.
A robot named THORwin, designed by Penn students is featured for winning the “adult-size humanoid” category in the RoboCup soccer final competition.
Doctoral candidate Steve McGill of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is highlighted about RoboCup 2015.
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School writes about Hillary Clinton’s profit sharing proposal.
Tom Wadden of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how the weight of fathers is not on physicians’ radar when monitoring the weight of an expectant and/or new mother.
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for studying teacher retention.
Jules Lipoff of the Perelman School of Medicine writes a letter to the editor about virtual doctor visits.
Mauro Guillén of the Wharton School comments on the financial troubles in Puerto Rico.
Nancy Rothbard of the Wharton School joins a conversation about the significance of attitudes in the workplace.
Doctoral candidate Kecheng Fang of the Annenberg School for Communication is quoted about how Chinese media envision a political race between Jeb Bush and Hillary Clinton.
Jean Bennett and Manzar Ashtari of the Perelman School of Medicine are highlighted for researching a gene therapy that treats blindness and helps strengthen pathways to the brain.
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School shares her insight on the Chinese real estate market.
Meenakshi Bewtra of the Perelman School of Medicine and lead author of the study cited says, “We often think of surgery as being more ‘dangerous’ in patients who are older but this study shows that surgery is quite the opposite.”
Charles O’Brien of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on repeat DUI offenses.
Ralph Rosen of the School of Arts & Sciences talks about his experience with social media platforms banning words.