Penn in the News

Huffington Post — October 10, 2014

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences writes about the importance of Americans supporting the military personnel sent to West Africa to help build temporary medical centers and treat Ebola patients.

Education Week — October 10, 2014

Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts & Sciences discusses the lack of qualified staff in schools.

Vox — October 9, 2014

David Meketon of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on how grit applies across the socioeconomic spectrum.

Bloomberg Businessweek — October 9, 2014

Rita Powell of the School of Engineering and Applied Science comments on the increased popularity of the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing.

NBC News (Philadelphia) — October 9, 2014

John Lapinksi of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on Americans being surveyed on their knowledge of Ebola and how it is contracted.

Economic Times — October 9, 2014

Kartik Hosanagar of the Wharton School writes about Big Billion day and e-commerce in India.

Philadelphia Daily News — October 9, 2014

The founder of World Café live is interviewed.

Diverse — October 9, 2014

Marybeth Gasman and doctoral student Andrés Castro Samayoa of the Graduate School of Education write about minority-serving institutions outside of the United States. — October 9, 2014

Tips about successful giving from Adam Grant of the Wharton School are highlighted.

New York Times — October 9, 2014

James Pawelski of the School or Arts & Sciences suggests how to experience more on a museum visit by slowing your pace and viewing art for longer periods of time.

Psychology Today — October 9, 2014

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences writes about his psychodrama founder and his father, J.L. Moreno.

Bloomberg BusinessWeek — October 8, 2014

Law School student Paul Courtney talks about his decision to enroll in law school during a lackluster job market.

USA Today — October 8, 2014

Christopher Yoo of the Law School says, “We have breached what used to be an inviolable wall.”

Washington Post — October 8, 2014

David Sarwer of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the general public’s belief that obesity is “a moral failing, and that they can’t push away from the table.” — October 8, 2014

Students Joseph Hwang and Eric Fiore are featured for helping to create a new sunglasses brand, Barring Eyewear.

Philadelphia Business Journal — October 8, 2014

The Wharton School’s Jonathan Kolstad and Robert Town, along with Tom Baker of the Law School are highlighted as the co-founders of Picwell, a start-up company that helps people compare their health insurance options.

The News Journal (Delaware) — October 8, 2014

Ronald Harty of the School of Veterinary Medicine comments on a dog that came in contact with an Ebola-infected health-care worker in Madrid. — October 8, 2014

Leo Katz of the Law School is mentioned for his teaching style and students comment on the new television series How to Get Away With Murder.

Washington Post — October 7, 2014

Anita L. Allen of the Law School comments on a case of government agents stealing identities to conduct investigations.

Smithsonian Magazine — October 7, 2014

Mathias Basner of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted on a study of astronauts’ sleep and mental health on the way to Mars.