Penn in the News

New York Times — December 4, 2014

Scott Rosner of the Wharton School comments on the Philadelphia 76ers, saying, “They’re tearing it down from a performance standpoint, while building it up on the management side.”


New York Times — December 4, 2014

Angela Duckworth of the School of Arts & Sciences is mentioned for her approach to teaching students grit.


USA Today — December 4, 2014

David Rudovsky of the Law School shares his comments on the Eric Garner case.


Fox News — December 3, 2014

Caryn Lerman of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about researching regions of the brain that may help predict success rates for quitting smoking.


Triblive.com — December 3, 2014

Stephanos Bibas of the Law School comments on the difficulty of bringing charges against police officers.


USA Today — December 3, 2014

Graduate student Erica Sokol of the School of Social Policy & Practice is feature for creating a nonprofit organization, Students CARE.


Money.com — December 2, 2014

Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy is featured about making a difference with charitable giving.


Philadelphia Business Journal — December 2, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on Temple University’s image after Bill Cosby resigned from the Board of Trustees.


“Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — December 2, 2014

Salamishah Tillet of the School of Arts & Sciences joins a discussion about sexual assault allegations against comedian Bill Cosby.


National Public Radio — December 1, 2014

Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy discusses Giving Tuesday.


U.S. News & World Report — December 1, 2014

Andrew Huemmler of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is quoted about nuclear and coal plants.


Philly.com — December 1, 2014

Dean John Jackson and Ezekiel Dixon-Román of the School of Social Policy & Practice co-author an op-ed on the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., and the resulting protests.


Philadelphia Inquirer — December 1, 2014

Domenic Vitiello of the School of Design comments on immigration in relation to the revitalization of Philadelphia and the surrounding region.


Philadelphia Inquirer — December 1, 2014

Vice President Maureen Rush of Public Safety and Penn are featured for commitment to safety on the University’s campus.


Philadelphia Inquirer — November 30, 2014

María Martínez-Lage of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted in an article about brain cancer.


USA Today — November 27, 2014

Alvin Felzenberg of the Annenberg School for Communication is quoted about what spurs politicians to run for president of the United States.


“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — November 27, 2014

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.


Slate.com — November 26, 2014

Paul Rozin of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on food aversions.


TheHill.com — November 26, 2014

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.


Washington Post — November 26, 2014

Kenneth Shropshire of the Wharton School comments on how certain issues inevitably get attention from professional athletes.