Penn in the News

Slate.com — July 15, 2014

Dorothy Roberts of the Law School and the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for her book Shattered Bonds: The Color of Child Welfare.

NBC News — July 14, 2014

Nancy Rothbard of the Wharton School says, “Sometimes women are penalized for initiating negotiations because it goes against the gender role stereotype of being warm and relational.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 14, 2014

Dean Eric Furda of Admissions is quoted about Penn’s increase in undergraduate applications.

Diverse — July 14, 2014

Marybeth Gasman, Shaun Harper and Eric Kaplan of the Graduate School of Education are mentioned and highlight Penn’s Executive Doctorate in Higher Education Management program.

New York Observer — July 14, 2014

Laura Wolf-Powers of the School of Design is featured for her article “Understanding community development in a ‘theory of action’ framework: Norms, markets, justice.”

Philly.com — July 13, 2014

Jeffrey Drebin and Robert Vonderheide of the Perelman School of Medicine discuss strategies for pancreatic cancer treatment.

New York Times — July 12, 2014

“Investing for a Lifetime,” by Richard Marston of the Wharton School is reviewed.

Philadelphia Business Journal — July 11, 2014

The Penn Center for Innovation and the South Bank campus are featured.

World Landscape Architecture — July 11, 2014

Richard Weller of the School of Design is interviewed.

Vice — July 11, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses the Unite Negro College Fund’s decision-making.

Bloomberg Businessweek — July 11, 2014

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a paper about the favorable effects of negative publicity.

Huffington Post — July 11, 2014

Undergraduate Jelani Hayes of the School of Arts & Sciences blogs about how nations participating in the World Cup are addressing drug policy reform.

Associated Press — July 10, 2014

Daniel Lee of the School of Engineering and Applied Science comments on RoboCup, a soccer tournament featuring robots.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 10, 2014

Mark Liberman of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about the Linguistic Data Consortium.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 10, 2014

Kevin Gillen of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on the decline in homeownership in Philadelphia.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — July 10, 2014

Cynthia Otto of the School of Veterinary Medicine says, “We are working with the Diabetes Alert Dog Alliance to help facilitate the expectation of DAD dogs nationally.”

“Marketwatch,” Wall Street Journal — July 10, 2014

Scott Richard of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a working paper titled, “A Rational Theory of the Growth of Government and the Distribution of Income.”

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — July 10, 2014

Michael J. Kahana of the School of Arts & Sciences and Gordon Baltuch of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about developing a device to help restore memory to those affected by traumatic brain injuries.

Huffington Post — July 10, 2014

The Annenberg Public Policy Center’s FactCheck.org is cited.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — July 10, 2014

H. Lee Sweeny of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on orphan diseases.