Penn in the News

Huffington Post — January 24, 2014

President Amy Gutmann is interviewed about women in leadership positions.

“MarketWatch,” Wall Street Journal — January 23, 2014

Jill Fisch of the Law School talks about the thresholds that determine which shareholders get to nominate potential board members.

“Marketplace” — January 23, 2014

Mark Duggan of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on Medicaid.

Philadelphia Inquirer — January 23, 2014

Vice Provost H. Carton Rogers of Penn Libraries discusses the renovation and reopening of the rare-books library. — January 22, 2014

President Amy Gutmann is mentioned for attending the 43rd Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos. Erwann Michel-Kerjan of the Wharton School comments on the Global Risks 2014 report.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — January 22, 2014

James Shorter and postdoctoral fellow Meredith Jackrel of the Perelman School of Medicine are featured for their research on “reprogrammed” yeast protein that could lead to new brain disease therapies.

USA Today — January 22, 2014

Kurt Barnhart of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “Fertility services are underutilized and not reaching everybody.”

New York Times — January 22, 2014

David Zaring of the Wharton School contributes his thoughts about insurance regulation.

Washington Times — January 22, 2014

David Rudovsky of the Law School is quoted.

“Marketplace” — January 21, 2014

Katherine Klein of the Wharton School says, “there are real possibilities for concrete action to come out of a place like Davos.”

“Marketplace” — January 21, 2014

James McGann of the School of Arts and Sciences shares his thoughts on think tanks with strong brands attached to them.

e-International Relations — January 21, 2014

Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences contributes his thoughts about Ariel Sharon.

"Newsworks," WHYY Radio — January 20, 2014

Josef Wegner of the School of Arts and Sciences and the Penn Museum comments on the discovery of an ancient Egyptian dynasty.

New York Times — January 19, 2014

Steve Larson and student Daphne Owen of the Perelman School of Medicine comment on Penn’s Puentes de Salud program.

The Hill — January 18, 2014

Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses private marketers collecting more private information than the NSA’s phone tapping.

WHYY News Works — January 17, 2014

Cindy Otto of the School of Veterinary Medicine’s Working Dog Center is interviewed about training dogs to sniff out cancer.

WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — January 17, 2014

The Perelman School of Medicine's Michael Levy is quoted on his research of a dreaded household pest.

“Radio Times,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — January 17, 2014

Daniel Lee, Katherine Kuchenbecker and Vijay Kumar are interviewed on the latest robotic advances.

Philadelphia Inquirer — January 16, 2014

Deborah Mandell of the School of Veterinary Medicine comments on the American Red Cross’ new mobile app called “Pet First Aid.”

CBS News (Philadelphia) — January 16, 2014

Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School says the argument is being made that “a distinction drawn between gay and lesbian couples and heterosexual couples … has no legitimate purpose.”