Penn in the News

Slate.com — February 3, 2014

A paper co-authored by Guy Grossman of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for research on why countries are dividing themselves into smaller political units.

Philly.com — February 2, 2014

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School comments on how to use buzzwords.

New York Times — February 2, 2014

Robert Boruch of the Wharton School and Mary Naylor of the School of Nursing are quoted.

USA Today — February 1, 2014

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School says repeal of the Affordable Care Act would be “cataclysmic.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 1, 2014

A report from Penn’s historic preservation graduate program in the School of Design is cited.

Business Standard — January 31, 2014

Ellen Freeman of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about the importance of individualized treatments for women with menopause.

NBC News — January 31, 2014

Douglas Smith of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a study about newer football helmets that could decrease concussion risk.

Psychology Today — January 30, 2014

Adam Grant of the Wharton School writes about what makes a job meaningless.

Huffington Post — January 30, 2014

Beth Linker of the School of Arts and Sciences writes about football’s “concussion crisis.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — January 30, 2014

Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses big data and online advertisement.

U.S. News — January 30, 2014

Jeremy Greenwood of the School of Arts and Sciences shares his thoughts on marriage and economic inequality.

Nature World News — January 30, 2014

Peter Dodson of the School of Veterinary Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted about the discovery of a new species of titanosaur.

Fast Company — January 29, 2014

Katherine Milkman and Jonah Berger of the Wharton School are mentioned for analyzing “shareability.”

NBC News — January 29, 2014

John Gearhart of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his comments on a Japanese study in which scientists have made a new type of stem cell using acid.

CNBC — January 29, 2014

Joao Gomes of the Wharton School contributes commentary about developing economies.

Time — January 29, 2014

Mark Liberman of the School of Arts and Sciences analyzes political rhetoric in State of the Union speeches from presidents Harry Truman to Barack Obama.

New York Times — January 29, 2014

Peter Snyder of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses researching testosterone treatment.

Associated Press — January 29, 2014

Sarah Tishkoff of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences comments on Neanderthal DNA.

HealthDay News — January 29, 2014

Xiaowei Xu of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “This is the first time anyone has made scalable amounts of epithelial stem cells that are capable of generating the epithelial component of hair follicles.”

Boston Globe — January 28, 2014

Ethan Mollick of the Wharton School comments on entrepreneurs connecting with like-minded consumers.