Penn in the News

Time — August 11, 2014

Jerry Jacobs of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about the difficulties and sacrifices associated with negotiating a flexible work schedule.

Philadelphia Weekly — August 10, 2014

Orkan Telhan, Sarah Rottenberg and Carla Diana of the School of Design and Rahul Mangharam of the School of Engineering and Applied Science are mentioned in this article highlighting the new xLab.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 10, 2014

School of Arts and Sciences student Jesús Pérez is spotlighted for his running journey in the Chilean desert. 

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 10, 2014

Jacquelyn Powers of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania is quoted on the likelihood of cancer based on genetics.

New York Times — August 10, 2014

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School shares his study of emotional reactions and sharing information during public-health scares.

Time — August 10, 2014

Jack M. Guttentag of the Wharton School suggests ways to keep your finances healthy.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 8, 2014

Penn’s extensive summer building and refurbishing projects are highlighted. 

Independent Online — August 8, 2014

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School is quoted on using algorithms to choose the right candidate.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 8, 2014

Penn is cited for its grant-only, no-loan policy. 

The Atlantic — August 8, 2014

Alexandra Michel of the Graduate School of Education shares findings of a study on work-life balance. — August 7, 2014

Amy Jordan of the Annenberg Public Policy Center contributes her thoughts on why Congress should fund educational children’s television.

Aljazeera America — August 7, 2014

Andrea Matwyshyn of the Wharton School and the Law School discusses the tension between security and innovation.

KKNT Radio (Phoenix) — August 7, 2014

Alvin Felzenberg of the Annenberg School for Communications discusses Richard Nixon's presidency and resignation. — August 6, 2014

Mark Pauly, Scott Harrington and Adam Leive of the Wharton School are cited for publishing a study about the Affordable Care Act.

Aljazeera America — August 6, 2014

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences comments on certain uses of medicines to combat threats of bioterrorism.

Washington Post — August 5, 2014

Lance Becker of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted on advances in and controversies surrounding cryogenics.

Bloomberg News — August 5, 2014

Chris Geczy of the Wharton School weighs in on who should invest in alternative stocks. — August 5, 2014

Janet Monge and William Hafford are highlighted for re-discovering a 6,500-year-old skeleton in the Penn Museum’s collection.

CBS News (Philadelphia) — August 5, 2014

Ronald Harty of the School of Veterinary Medicine is featured for studying compounds that could reduce the ability of a virus like Ebola.

Washington Post — August 5, 2014

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School is quoted.