Penn in the News

Wall Street Journal — March 31, 2014

Jennifer Blouin of the Wharton School comments on congressional investigators and hearings for global corporations.

USA Today — March 31, 2014

Noel Williams of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his thoughts on performing obesity surgeries to help treat diabetes.

“Marketplace” — March 31, 2014

Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School discusses the effectiveness of “ChargeIT Spot” kiosks in retail stores.

“MarketWatch,” Wall Street Journal — March 31, 2014

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.”

CBS News — March 31, 2014

Judd Hollander of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a blood test that assists in ruling out heart attacks in emergency rooms.

New York Times — March 31, 2014

Karin Sorenmo of the School of Veterinary Medicine discusses the comparative oncology program at Ryan Hospital.

Wall Street Journal — March 31, 2014

Mariell Jessup of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on patient reactions to being diagnosed with chronic heart failure.

New York Times — March 30, 2014

Matthew McHugh of the School of Nursing is quoted about researching nurse-education levels.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 30, 2014

Ann Steiner of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about women not seeking out information on vaginal pain and menopause.

Wall Street Journal — March 28, 2014

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.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 28, 2014

Jennifer Pinto-Martin of the School of Nursing is cited for her thoughts about changing attitudes towards autism.

Philly.com — March 28, 2014

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.

Project Syndicate — March 28, 2014

Devesh Kapur of the School of Arts and Sciences co-authors a commentary on an IMF reform package.

WTTG-TV (Washington D. C.) — March 28, 2014

A high school student from Washington, D.C., is profiled for having been accepted to five Ivy League schools, including Penn.

New York Times — March 27, 2014

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.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 26, 2014

Eric Furda of Admissions provides information on students accepted for the Class of 2018.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — March 26, 2014

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.”

Diverse: Issues in Higher Education — March 26, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is highlighted as the director of the Center for Minority-Serving Institutions.

Maine Public Broadcasting Network — March 26, 2014

Joni Finney of the Graduate School of Education is quoted.

Audio: Soundcloud — March 25, 2014

Gayle Christensen and Brandon Alcorn of Global Initiatives are interviewed about Penn's survey on MOOCs.