Penn in the News

New York Times — January 3, 2015

Kevin Volpp of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School and Katherine Milkman of the Wharton School write about keeping New Year’s resolutions.


Business Standard — January 3, 2015

Devesh Kapur of the School of Arts & Sciences is interviewed about the challenges India will face in 2015.


Philadelphia Inquirer — January 2, 2015

Caryn Lerman of the Perelman School of Medicine is spotlighted for researching a new brain-imaging approach that could help with smoking cessation.


Philadelphia Inquirer — January 2, 2015

Trish Henwood of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for continuing work in an Ebola treatment unit in Liberia.


Philadelphia Business Journal — January 2, 2015

Mark Alan Hughes of the School of Design is interviewed about Philadelphia’s future as an energy hub.


Business Insider (Australia) — December 26, 2014

Joshua Plotkin and postdoctoral researcher Alexander Stewart of the School of Arts & Sciences are quoted about using game theory in a decision-making study.


“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — December 26, 2014

Daniel SimolaRoberto Bonasio and Shelley Berger of the Perelman School of Medicine are highlighted for research in ant epigenetics.


TheHill.com — December 23, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses the federal government’s forthcoming college rating system.


Reuters — December 23, 2014

Thomas Donaldson of the Wharton School is quoted.


CBS Philly — December 23, 2014

Susan Sorenson of the School of Social Policy & Practice discusses gun policies and access.


Philadelphia Magazine — December 23, 2014

The Penn Shabbatones are highlighted for performing at the White House.


Huffington Post — December 22, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education creates a list of accomplishments of historically back colleges and universities in 2014.


NBC News — December 22, 2014

The student a cappella group Penn Masala is included on a list of holiday gift ideas.


Architect Magazine — December 22, 2014

The Krishna P. Singh Center for Nanotechnology is highlighted for its architectural design.


Wall Street Journal — December 22, 2014

Judith Beck of the School of Arts & Sciences shares how a buddy system helps individuals stick to their New Year resolutions.


Today.com — December 22, 2014

Kathryn Schmitz of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on conducting an intervention study in premenopausal women who did twice weekly weight training.


Boston Globe — December 21, 2014

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School comments on pension payouts.


Philadelphia Inquirer — December 21, 2014

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School and Justin Bekelman of Medicine discuss studying shorter-duration radiation treatments.


Inside Higher Ed — December 19, 2014

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education is highlighted for his course, “Case Studies in Higher Education Administration.”


New York Times — December 19, 2014

Cassie Mogilner Holmes of the Wharton School is cited for an upcoming paper that discusses how gift giving fosters relationships.