Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — December 1, 2014

Domenic Vitiello of the School of Design comments on immigration in relation to the revitalization of Philadelphia and the surrounding region.


Philadelphia Inquirer — December 1, 2014

Vice President Maureen Rush of Public Safety and Penn are featured for commitment to safety on the University’s campus.


Philadelphia Inquirer — November 30, 2014

María Martínez-Lage of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted in an article about brain cancer.


USA Today — November 27, 2014

Alvin Felzenberg of the Annenberg School for Communication is quoted about what spurs politicians to run for president of the United States.


“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — November 27, 2014

Bob Siman of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses a protein, SNTF, which might be able to predict the severity of an athlete’s concussion.


Slate.com — November 26, 2014

Paul Rozin of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on food aversions.


TheHill.com — November 26, 2014

Marybeth Gasman and doctoral students Andrés Castro Samayoa, Thai-Huy Nguyen, Felecia Commodore, William Boland of the Graduate School of Education write about the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Data Dashboard.


Washington Post — November 26, 2014

Kenneth Shropshire of the Wharton School comments on how certain issues inevitably get attention from professional athletes.


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

Jason Karlawish of the Perelman School of Medicine and Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School discuss quality of life for seniors.


Nature.com — November 26, 2014

Henry Daniell of the School of Dental Medicine is featured for developing plant-based capsules.


University City Review — November 26, 2014

Community work in West Philadelphia by the faculty and staff of the LIFE program of the School of Nursing is featured.


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

Mitesh Patel of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on boosting the frequency of physicians prescribing generic brand medication.


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

Matthew Steinberg and Rand Quinn of the Graduate School of Education are featured for researching the Philadelphia School District’s “adequacy gap” and what is needed to help fund the schools.


Today.com — November 25, 2014

Emily Conant of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about a new device used to minimize painful mammograms.


WTXF-TV (Philadelphia) — November 25, 2014

Camille Charles of the School of Arts & Sciences discusses developments in Ferguson, Mo., and race relations.


Bloomberg — November 25, 2014

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School says, “We have a lot of young, creditworthy families who are being kept out of the market.”


Wall Street Journal — November 25, 2014

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts & Sciences discusses President Obama’s response to Ferguson.


Executive Magazine — November 25, 2014

Doctoral student Omar Al-Ghazzi of the Annenberg School for Communication is interviewed about marketing nostalgia in Beirut.


Huffington Post — November 24, 2014

The Wharton School’s Adam Grant is cited for studying successful salespeople as ambiverts, who are both introverts and extraverts.


Atlantic — November 24, 2014

Larry Silver of the School of Arts & Sciences shares his comments on the late medieval artist Hieronymus Bosch.