Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — October 17, 2009
Penn’s neighborhood-improvement efforts are featured.
Christian Science Monitor — October 17, 2009
Arthur Waldron of the School of Arts and Sciences analyzes the White House communications director’s comments about Mao Zedong.
Newsweek — October 17, 2009
Robert Zemsky of the Graduate School of Education and the Learning Alliance for Higher Education participates in a Q&A on the state of higher education.
New York Times — October 16, 2009
Michael Useem of the Wharton School discusses Goldman Sachs’ bonus practices.
Fortune — October 16, 2009
Justin Klein Keane of Information Systems and Computing comments on identity theft.
Financial Times (U.K.) — October 16, 2009
Kristin Gilbertson of Investments comments on Penn’s endowment performance.
Times of London — October 16, 2009
Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses targeted marketing.
Philanthropy Journal — October 16, 2009
Marc Keller of Development authors an op-ed on donor-prospect research.
Philadelphia Inquirer — October 15, 2009
Charles Branas of the School of Medicine says carrying a personal firearm puts you at risk.
Reuters — October 15, 2009
Martha Farah of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on recent advances in neuroscience.
New York Times — October 15, 2009
David Skeel of the Law School comments on the Bank of America’s Merrill Lynch takeover.
Time of India — October 15, 2009
Penn Masala performs at the White House.
Reuters — October 15, 2009
Virginia Chang of the School of Medicine discusses her research involving statin drugs and cholesterol.
Reuters — October 15, 2009
Sarah Gollust of the Wharton School is cited for her research on the socio-economic factors that impact obesity.
New York Times — October 14, 2009
Michael Useem of the Wharton School discusses the Bank of America-Merrill Lynch merger.
Reuters — October 14, 2009
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says financial gain should never enter the arena of organ donation.
CNN — October 14, 2009
Lance Becker of the School of Medicine discusses the medical progression of cardiac-arrest cases.
Philadelphia Daily News — October 14, 2009
Harris Steinberg of the School of Design is cited, alongside PennPraxis, for work on “Philadelphia Public Art: The Full Spectrum,” a study of the arts in Philadelphia.
Philadelphia Inquirer — October 14, 2009
George Cotsarelis of the School of Medicine discusses the science behind hair products.
Wall Street Journal — October 14, 2009
Stephen Hoch of the Wharton School discusses retail sales numbers.