Jennifer Blouin of the Wharton School comments on congressional investigators and hearings for global corporations.
Penn in the News
Noel Williams of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his thoughts on performing obesity surgeries to help treat diabetes.
Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School discusses the effectiveness of “ChargeIT Spot” kiosks in retail stores.
Tom Baker of the Law School is cited for co-authoring a paper, “Do You Want Insurance With That? Protecting Consumers From Add-On Insurance Products.”
Judd Hollander of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a blood test that assists in ruling out heart attacks in emergency rooms.
Karin Sorenmo of the School of Veterinary Medicine discusses the comparative oncology program at Ryan Hospital.
Mariell Jessup of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on patient reactions to being diagnosed with chronic heart failure.
Matthew McHugh of the School of Nursing is quoted about researching nurse-education levels.
Ann Steiner of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about women not seeking out information on vaginal pain and menopause.
E. Sridharan of the Institute for the Advanced Study of India in the School of Arts and Sciences comments on India’s sensitivity about Sri Lanka’s handling of insurgency.
Jennifer Pinto-Martin of the School of Nursing is cited for her thoughts about changing attitudes towards autism.
Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy is featured for her participation in the upcoming TEDxPhiladelphia and innovative philanthropy.
Devesh Kapur of the School of Arts and Sciences co-authors a commentary on an IMF reform package.
A high school student from Washington, D.C., is profiled for having been accepted to five Ivy League schools, including Penn.
Robert Zemsky of the Graduate School of Education says, “We’ve had decades of rising supercompetitiveness among colleges and universities – competitiveness in research, in athletics, for students, for money – and it produces a loss of innocence.”
Eric Furda of Admissions provides information on students accepted for the Class of 2018.
David Goldberg of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “Veterans who live close to a transplant center might be more likely to go home after their discharge from the hospital and not have to relocate.”
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is highlighted as the director of the Center for Minority-Serving Institutions.
Joni Finney of the Graduate School of Education is quoted.
Gayle Christensen and Brandon Alcorn of Global Initiatives are interviewed about Penn's survey on MOOCs.