Domenic Vitiello of the School of Design comments on immigration in relation to the revitalization of Philadelphia and the surrounding region.
Penn in the News
Vice President Maureen Rush of Public Safety and Penn are featured for commitment to safety on the University’s campus.
María Martínez-Lage of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted in an article about brain cancer.
Alvin Felzenberg of the Annenberg School for Communication is quoted about what spurs politicians to run for president of the United States.
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.
Paul Rozin of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on food aversions.
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.
Kenneth Shropshire of the Wharton School comments on how certain issues inevitably get attention from professional athletes.
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.
Henry Daniell of the School of Dental Medicine is featured for developing plant-based capsules.
Community work in West Philadelphia by the faculty and staff of the LIFE program of the School of Nursing is featured.
Mitesh Patel of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on boosting the frequency of physicians prescribing generic brand medication.
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.
Emily Conant of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about a new device used to minimize painful mammograms.
Camille Charles of the School of Arts & Sciences discusses developments in Ferguson, Mo., and race relations.
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School says, “We have a lot of young, creditworthy families who are being kept out of the market.”
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts & Sciences discusses President Obama’s response to Ferguson.
Doctoral student Omar Al-Ghazzi of the Annenberg School for Communication is interviewed about marketing nostalgia in Beirut.
The Wharton School’s Adam Grant is cited for studying successful salespeople as ambiverts, who are both introverts and extraverts.
Larry Silver of the School of Arts & Sciences shares his comments on the late medieval artist Hieronymus Bosch.