Penn in the News

Voice of America — February 27, 2009
Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice comments on the economic recession’s impact on domestic abuse.
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 26, 2009
Penn is cited for hosting Vice President Biden during his green-jobs-initiative visit to Philadelphia.
Politico.com — February 26, 2009
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on President Obama’s pledge to eliminate government waste.
Wall Street Journal — February 26, 2009
Michael Knoll of the Law School analyzes tax amendments that impact private equity.
Wall Street Journal — February 25, 2009
Vincent Lo Re of the School of Medicine discusses hepatitis C infection rates.
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 25, 2009
David Skeel of the Law School comments on high-profile cases of bankruptcy in the publishing sector.
Education Week — February 25, 2009
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts and Sciences analyzes differences between charter schools and public schools.
Federal News Radio (Washington, D.C.) — February 25, 2009
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences explains the pressures on federal employees in spending stimulus money.
New York Times — February 24, 2009
Vice Provost for Research Steven Fluharty discusses science-related building projects.
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 24, 2009
John Jackson of the Annenberg School for Communication and the School of Arts and Sciences says Americans need to rethink race discussions.
Philadelphia Daily News — February 24, 2009
Michael Temin of the Law School discusses the Philadelphia newspapers’ bankruptcy filing
Philadelphia Daily News — February 24, 2009
Harris Sokoloff of the Graduate School of Education and the Penn Project for Civic Engagement says murals are an important urban symbol.
ABA Journal — February 24, 2009
Penn Law School applications have risen 6%.
National Law Journal — February 23, 2009
Dean Michael Fitts of the Law School discusses the revamping of law schools’ grading policies.
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 23, 2009
Researchers from the School of Veterinary Medicine are cited for their research of master-dog behavior transfer.
Washington Post — February 23, 2009
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the role of federal managers under the stimulus plan.
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 23, 2009
Jon Supovitz of the Graduate School of Education discusses proposed changes in the Philadelphia school system.
Associated Press — February 23, 2009
President Amy Gutmann discusses the 2009 Penn Commencement speaker.
Korea Daily — February 23, 2009
Dean Eric Furda discusses Penn admissions.
Detroit Free Press — February 22, 2009
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences authors an op-ed on American urban policy.