Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 7, 2009
Harris Steinberg of the School of Design and PennPraxis discusses the SugarHouse developer’s plans for parking.
Associated Press — April 7, 2009
Stephen Burbank of the Law School is cited for his ruling in an NFL Players Association’s grievance.
Wall Street Journal — April 7, 2009
Erwann Michel-Kerjan of the Wharton School comments on the devastating effects of the earthquake in L’Aquila, Italy.
Reuters — April 7, 2009
David Skeel of the Law School comments on possible outcomes of GM filing for bankruptcy in specific jurisdictions.
Philadelphia Business Journal — April 7, 2009
Marcelo Kazanietz and Yvonne Paterson of the School of Medicine receive grants from the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation to aid in breast cancer research.
Washington Post — April 6, 2009
Martha Farah of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on why poor children may not do well in school.
Philadelphia Inquirer — April 6, 2009
The Wharton School is featured for a partnership program with the NFL which provides athletes with economic and financial advice.
Reuters — April 6, 2009
Vivian Cheung of the School of Medicine discusses her research on the body’s response to radiation.
Associated Press — April 6, 2009
President Amy Gutmann comments on the death of President Constantine Papadakis of neighboring Drexel University.
Philadelphia Inquirer — April 5, 2009
Dennis Culhane of the School of Social Policy and Practice comments on homelessness and lack of housing in Philadelphia.
Wall Street Journal — April 2, 2009
David Skeel of the Law School discusses bankruptcy and the economy.
Reuters — April 2, 2009
Elin Danien of Penn Museum and the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the Museum’s upcoming Mayan exhibition.
Philadelphia Inquirer — April 2, 2009
Penn is recognized for the work of the Graduate School of Education’s Project for Civic Engagement in organizing Philadelphia budget workshops.
Philadelphia Inquirer — April 2, 2009
Wendell Pritchett of the Law School is named chancellor of the Rutgers University - Camden campus.
Economist — April 2, 2009
Martha Farah of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for her research on children and the cycle of poverty.
Reuters — April 2, 2009
Brian Bushee of the Wharton School discusses auditors guidelines.
Associated Press — April 2, 2009
Stephen Burbank of the Law School presides over an NFL Players Association case.
New York Times — April 1, 2009
David Skeel of the Law School comments on the government’s plan to regulate the terms of an impending GM bankruptcy.
Philadelphia Inquirer — April 1, 2009
Johnny Irizarry of La Casa Latina, Penn’s Center for Hispanic Excellence, is highlighted as a worthy addition to the Philadelphia School Reform Commission.
Associated Press — April 1, 2009
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on the role of terminology in the debate about marriage.