Penn in the News

WPVI-TV (Philadelphia) — August 14, 2015

 

P.J. Brennan of Penn Medicine and Deborah Driscoll of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about preparations for the papal visit.

CNN Money — August 14, 2015

 

Research co-authored by Judd Kessler of the Wharton School about the importance of summer programs for low-income youth is featured.

Politico.com — August 13, 2015

 

Philip Hanno and Jeanmarie Perrone of the Perelman School of Medicine comment on an FDA advisory panel approving a libido-boosting pill for women.

Christian Science Monitor — August 13, 2015

 

Emily Owens of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on school resource officer programs.

Los Angeles Times — August 13, 2015

 

Shiriki Kumanyika of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “You get an information environment that’s coming from this advertising that sends a repeated message to Black youth and Latino youth about what foods are important.”

Today.com — August 13, 2015

 

Douglas Smith of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on brain trauma in children who play tackle sports.

Diverse — August 12, 2015

 

A new book, Educating a Diverse Nation, co-authored by Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education, is reviewed.

CNBC — August 12, 2015

 

Howard Kaufold of the Wharton School talks about the key subject areas that the School has been focusing on for the MBA program.

Guardian (U.K.) — August 12, 2015

 

Dean Joan Hendricks and Nicola Mason of the School of Veterinary Medicine are quoted about health solutions originally developed for pets that could help humans.

Huffington Post — August 12, 2015

 

Undergraduate student Theodore Caputi of the Wharton School writes about the most valuable skill he has learned thus far in college.

Wall Street Journal — August 11, 2015

 

John MacDonald of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on studying how commuting can contribute to weight loss.

Economist — August 11, 2015

 

Sarah Barringer Gordon of the Law School and the School of Arts & Sciences is featured for researching the influence of state authorities on churches during the early decades of American life. The article contains a link to a Law School podcast.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 10, 2015

 

Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy is quoted about the return on investment in providing funding to the Center for Employment Opportunities.

New York Times — August 10, 2015

 

Dominique Ruggieri of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on schools that monitor students’ weight and send updates to parents.

Entrepreneur — August 10, 2015

 

Martin Seligman of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for researching how pessimism is not good for health.

CNBC — August 10, 2015

 

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School talks about his Dow 20,000 predictions.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 10, 2015

 

Mary Walton of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania is quoted about the importance of increasing the number of multilingual health-care workers.

Human Resource Executive Online — August 10, 2015

 

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School writes that the United Kingdom government’s arguments for better treatment of workers could have a ripple effect in the United States.

Washington Post — August 10, 2015

 

Stewart Friedman of the Wharton School says, “Men and women are much more alike now in what they think it takes for a dual career to work.”

Atlantic — August 9, 2015

 

Shreya Kangovi of the Perelman School of Medicine explains the difficulties surrounding patients who do not have proper transportation access to medical assistance.