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.
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Devesh Kapur of the School of Arts & Sciences is interviewed about the challenges India will face in 2015.
Caryn Lerman of the Perelman School of Medicine is spotlighted for researching a new brain-imaging approach that could help with smoking cessation.
Trish Henwood of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for continuing work in an Ebola treatment unit in Liberia.
Mark Alan Hughes of the School of Design is interviewed about Philadelphia’s future as an energy hub.
Joshua Plotkin and postdoctoral researcher Alexander Stewart of the School of Arts & Sciences are quoted about using game theory in a decision-making study.
Daniel Simola, Roberto Bonasio and Shelley Berger of the Perelman School of Medicine are highlighted for research in ant epigenetics.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses the federal government’s forthcoming college rating system.
Thomas Donaldson of the Wharton School is quoted.
Susan Sorenson of the School of Social Policy & Practice discusses gun policies and access.
The Penn Shabbatones are highlighted for performing at the White House.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education creates a list of accomplishments of historically back colleges and universities in 2014.
The student a cappella group Penn Masala is included on a list of holiday gift ideas.
The Krishna P. Singh Center for Nanotechnology is highlighted for its architectural design.
Judith Beck of the School of Arts & Sciences shares how a buddy system helps individuals stick to their New Year resolutions.
Kathryn Schmitz of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on conducting an intervention study in premenopausal women who did twice weekly weight training.
Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School comments on pension payouts.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School and Justin Bekelman of Medicine discuss studying shorter-duration radiation treatments.
Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education is highlighted for his course, “Case Studies in Higher Education Administration.”
Cassie Mogilner Holmes of the Wharton School is cited for an upcoming paper that discusses how gift giving fosters relationships.