The Alliance for Higher Education and Democracy in the Graduate School of Education is cited for a collaborative report on income inequality in higher education.
Penn in the News
Salamishah Tillet of the School of Arts & Sciences co-authors an op-ed on domestic violence.
Emily Falk of the Annenberg School for Communication is cited for studying self-affirmation.
Charles Branas of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about researching how economic turmoil in Greece is linked to an increase in suicides in men and women there.
Cindy Connolly of the School of Nursing writes about how orphan children are treated.
Emily Wilson of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for her book The Greatest Empire: A Life of Seneca.
David Thornburgh of the Fels Institute of Government in the School of Arts & Sciences is interviewed.
Kevin Werbach of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on President Obama’s statement on net neutrality and the F.C.C.
Meredith Tamminga of the School of Arts & Sciences discusses her work in understanding variations in language, specifically the way Philadelphians speak.
Vice President Tom Murphy of Information Technology is featured for his first 100 days at Penn.
Dominic Sisti of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses why some Penn bioethicists are calling for a return to asylums for the mentally ill.
Michael Thase of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his concerns about evening light therapy and seasonal affective disorder.
William Whitaker of the School of Design speaks of Philadelphia architect Louis Kahn saying, “He was a master of natural light and creating pace for natural light in his buildings.”
Patricia Williams of the Wharton School comments on sexist advertising.
President Amy Gutmann, Chuck Leitner and Mike Murphy of Penn Athletics comment on the Young Quakers Community Athletics program.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is quoted about civics and education. A civic ignorance study from the APPC is also cited.
Scott Barry Kaufman of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for researching what activities undergraduate students perceive to have sex appeal.
Jonah Berger of the Wharton School comments on TurboTax’s price increase.
Michael Grandner of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses sleeping habits such as snoring.
Victor Pickard of the Annenberg School for Communication writes about the history behind radio freedom in the 1940s.