Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 12, 2014

Louis Rulli of the Law School comments on a civil forfeiture program used to evict people from their homes.

Huffington Post — August 12, 2014

David Casarett of the Perelman School of Medicine is interviewed about his work and new book on resuscitation.

“PBS NewsHour” — August 12, 2014

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences  is interviewed on experimental drugs to fight the Ebola outbreak.

Xconomy — August 12, 2014

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted on the lack of objection to advances in biotechnology.

 

 

Los Angeles Times — August 12, 2014

The work of Barbie Zelizer of the Annenberg School for Communication is referenced.

Huffington Post — August 11, 2014

Jianghong Liu of the School of Nursing comments on her study about the effects of breakfast. 

CBS News — August 11, 2014

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School is quoted on the experimental drug used on two recent sufferers of the Ebola virus.

New York Times — August 11, 2014

A study by Katherine L. Milkman of the Wharton School is referenced in this article about sexual harassment at the sites of scientific field studies.

Scientific American — August 11, 2014

Sarah Tishkoff of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences is critical of a new book linking genes, race and evolution.

New Hampshire Public Radio — August 11, 2014

Charles Kane of the School of Arts and Sciences explains the dance of a quasi-particle.

Al Jazeera America — August 11, 2014

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences is interviewed on the ethics of using ZMapp to treat Ebola.

Time — August 11, 2014

Jerry Jacobs of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about the difficulties and sacrifices associated with negotiating a flexible work schedule.

Philadelphia Weekly — August 10, 2014

Orkan Telhan, Sarah Rottenberg and Carla Diana of the School of Design and Rahul Mangharam of the School of Engineering and Applied Science are mentioned in this article highlighting the new xLab.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 10, 2014

School of Arts and Sciences student Jesús Pérez is spotlighted for his running journey in the Chilean desert. 

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 10, 2014

Jacquelyn Powers of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania is quoted on the likelihood of cancer based on genetics.

New York Times — August 10, 2014

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School shares his study of emotional reactions and sharing information during public-health scares.

Time — August 10, 2014

Jack M. Guttentag of the Wharton School suggests ways to keep your finances healthy.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 8, 2014

Penn’s extensive summer building and refurbishing projects are highlighted. 

Independent Online — August 8, 2014

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School is quoted on using algorithms to choose the right candidate.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 8, 2014

Penn is cited for its grant-only, no-loan policy.