Penn in the News

Hulu.com — September 13, 2014

Vijay Kumar and the GRASP Lab of the School of Engineering and Applied Science are featured for working with flying robots.

Washington Post — September 12, 2014

David Bell of the Wharton School is interviewed about his new book Location is (Still) Everything.

Philadelphia Tribune — September 12, 2014

Vice President Marie Witt of Business Services talks about redesigning the Penn Bookstore to adapt to changing consumer behavior.

TheHill.com — September 12, 2014

Dan Romer of the Annenberg Public Policy Center contributes his thoughts on the need to invest in mental health for children.

Fast Company — September 12, 2014

Katherine Milkman of the Wharton School is cited for research showing that white men, especially those with identifiably male names, have advantages over women and minorities.

Bloomberg View — September 11, 2014

James McGann of the Wharton School and the School of Arts & Sciences shares his thoughts on U.S. think tanks.

Fortune.com — September 11, 2014

Mauro Guillén of the Wharton School comments on new CEO of Santander Bank, Ana Patricia Botín.

Philadelphia Inquirer — September 11, 2014

John Landis of the School of Design shares his thoughts on policies that discourage families with school age children.

Time — September 11, 2014

Sigrid Veasey of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses the importance and power of sleep.

Philly.com — September 10, 2014

Chad Dion Lassiter of the School of Social Policy & Practice writes about black and Latino men as victims of police brutality.

Inside Higher Ed — September 10, 2014

Angela Duckworth of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for her research on the term “grit.”

Today.com — September 10, 2014

Lindsay Sortor of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about fertility treatments.

New York Times — September 10, 2014

Cynthia Otto of the School of Veterinary Medicine and Charlie Johnson of the School of Arts & Sciences discuss cancer detection.

Diverse — September 10, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about a new report, “Ranking and Rewarding Access: An Alternative College Scorecard.”

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — September 10, 2014

Karen Beckman of the School of Arts & Sciences highlights Penn’s HAIKU conference.

International Business Times — September 10, 2014

Andrew Brandt of the Wharton School comments on the financial success of the National Football League.

Philadelphia Inquirer — September 9, 2014

Graduate student Matt Cook of the School of Arts & Sciences is featured for having his first thriller novel published.

Chronicle of Philanthropy — September 8, 2014

Colin Hennessy of the Penn Fund says, “If we can do things to develop that relationship with our youngest alumni, we are going to see great returns in that long game.”

Aljazeera America — September 8, 2014

Kelly Writers House’s Al Filreis is featured for teaching Modern and Contemporary Poetry, a MOOC.

Huffington Post — September 8, 2014

Cassie Mogilner of the Wharton School is mentioned for co–writing a paper, “Giving Time Gives You Time.”