Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — December 7, 2008
Penn Museum’s collection from the kingdom of Benin is featured.
Associated Press — December 7, 2008
Martha Farah of the School of Arts and Sciences and the School of Medicine is cited for her analysis of brain-boosting pharmaceuticals.
Philadelphia Inquirer — December 5, 2008
David Cohen, nominated to be chair of Penn's Board of Trustees, is featured.
Wall Street Journal — December 5, 2008
Eric Bradlow of the Wharton School discusses domain-name trends.
Washington Post — December 5, 2008
Martin Seligman of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on research studying the spread of happiness.
GovernmentExecutive.com — December 5, 2008
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses governmental management.
Associated Press — December 5, 2008

Lance Becker of the School of Medicine discusses the use of cooling to prevent cardiac-arrest-related damage.

Philadelphia Inquirer — December 4, 2008
David Cohen is to become chair of Penn's Board of Trustees.
Wall Street Journal — December 4, 2008
Joni Finney of the Graduate School of Education says smaller colleges are hit harder during economic downturns.
Philadelphia Inquirer — December 4, 2008
Mark Pauly of the Wharton School discusses health-insurance options.
“NewsHour with Jim Lehrer” (PBS) — December 4, 2008
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School comments on record foreclosure numbers.
ABC News — December 4, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses Ed Rendell’s comments about Janet Napolitano.
Chicago Tribune — December 3, 2008
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center analyzes Obama's birth certificate.
Philadelphia Inquirer — December 3, 2008
Vukan Vuchic of the School of Engineering and Applied Science co-authors an op-ed on the need for an improved transit system.
Bloomberg News — December 3, 2008
Joni Finney of the Graduate School of Education discusses college affordability.
Washington Post — December 3, 2008
David Dinges of the School of Medicine comments on new shift recommendations for medical residents.
USA Today — December 3, 2008
Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School discusses the threat of deflation to the economy.
Associated Press — December 3, 2008
Robert Kurzban of the School of Arts and Sciences says personal experience has not yet been shown to affect the brain’s wiring.
Philadelphia Inquirer — December 2, 2008
Marilyn Sommers of the School of Nursing is cited for her research on sexual-assault injuries.
Wall Street Journal — December 2, 2008
Margaret Beale Spencer of the Graduate School of Education comments on grandparents as child-care providers.