Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 26, 2009
Cary Coglianese of the Law School and the School of Arts and Sciences authors an op-ed on government transparency.
Newsweek — August 26, 2009
The Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for research on gambling addiction among college students.
New York Times — August 26, 2009
Joan DeJean of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for her book, “The Age of Comfort: When Paris Discovered Casual — And the Modern Home Began,” as she discusses the modern home.
USA Today — August 26, 2009
Michael Perlis of the School of Medicine discusses insomnia treatment.
Scientific American — August 26, 2009
Robert Goldberg of the School of Medicine and Sharon Thompson-Schill of the School of Arts and Sciences are cited for their cognitive-learning research.
Christian Science Monitor — August 26, 2009
Alvin Felzenberg of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on Sen. Edward Kennedy’s legislative legacy.
Washington Post — August 25, 2009
School of Medicine researches are cited for their research on the correlation between finances and mental health.
Inside Higher Ed — August 25, 2009
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education authors an op-ed on historically black colleges.
Washington Post — August 25, 2009
Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses social-service reform.
New York Times — August 25, 2009
David Skeel of the Law School comments on the Merrill Lynch bonus scandal.
American Chemical Society — August 24, 2009
Madeleine Joullié of the School of Arts and Sciences is among top chemists included in featured mini-biopics.
Wall Street Journal — August 24, 2009
Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education provides advice on saving money during college.
USA Today — August 24, 2009
Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication says many new social-media technologies are greeted with doubt initially.
Washington Post — August 24, 2009
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center examines claims that Medicare is at risk under current health-care proposals.
CQ Politics — August 24, 2009
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School of Communication analyzes health-care-reform advertisements.
Time Magazine — August 17, 2009
Americans are suckers for a good ranking. Give people a copy of the annual U.S. News & World Report on the country's best colleges and you'll have them gloating, sulking and arguing over the results for hours. Ditto for the various lists put out by the Princeton Review. (Should Penn State really be this year's top-ranked party school? What happened, University of Florida?)
New York Times — August 15, 2009
Penn researchers are cited for their study of money’s effect on couples’ happiness.
Wall Street Journal — August 15, 2009
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences authors a column on home ownership.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 15, 2009
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center debunks falsehoods surrounding the health-care-reform debate.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 14, 2009
Bob Gutowski and Paul Meyer of Morris Arboretum discuss the summer exhibit, "Out on a Limb,” as well as other Arboretum highlights.