Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy comments on how Tulsa’s private-public partnerships serve as a example for other cities.
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Peter Decherney of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about the film industry in Myanmar.
Ebony Elizabeth Thomas of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about how schoolchildren respond to books about slavery.
Anita Allen of the Law School and the Office of the Provost is quoted about the Penn’s commitment to faculty diversity.
Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School pens an op-ed about her concerns with states guaranteeing pension returns.
Dean Ted Ruger and John Hollway of the Law School comment on the School receiving a federal grant to create a multijurisdictional team to review criminal errors.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is quoted on factors to consider with shootings on college campuses.
Joshua M. Liao of the Perelman School of Medicine and Mark V. Pauly of the Wharton School authored an article about how to handle large fluctuations in the price of prescription medicine.
The Perelman School of Medicine’s Pavan Atluri’s research on growing replacement tissues and organs for transplantation is highlighted.
Maxwell Merkow of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted on his study that addresses the issue of where in the brain recognition takes place.
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School says, “There’s a closer look at stable, growing markets that are not in the first tier of global tech cities, and we qualify.”
Mark Pauly of the Wharton School and Joshua Liao of the Perelman School of Medicine co-author an article addressing sudden increases in specialty drug costs.
Undergraduate Rebecca Abramowitz of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is mentioned for being on a team that developed a custom-shaped bicycle helmet made from mushrooms.
Anjan Chatterjee of the Perelman School of Medicine argues in favor of college students being allowed to use “smart drugs.”
Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice comments on why, how and when donations are made.
Maurice Schweitzer of the Wharton School is featured for his new book, Friend & Foe.
Anne Moyer of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on the Renaissance Society of America’s subscription to Early English Books Online.
Adam Grant of the Wharton School is mentioned for suggesting assessment centers that could be used for colleges to gather comprehensive information about prospective students.
Mark Neuman of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “It’s important to look at patients in their environment, including their social supports, in developing interventions that could potentially improve outcomes.”
Samuel Preston of the School of Arts & Sciences suggests that “something is awry in these American households” on the heels of a study revealing the rising death rate for middle-aged white Americans.