Penn in the News

New York Times — March 8, 2009
Tom Baker of the Law School co-authors an op-ed about health-care policy for young adults.
Chicago Tribune — March 8, 2009
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School discusses real-estate sales.
USA Today — March 8, 2009
Charles O'Brien of the School of Medicine says many underestimate the quantity of alcohol that constitutes binge drinking.
Philadelphia Inquirer — March 7, 2009
Penn’s involvement in the Delaware River waterfront redesign is cited.
Chronicle of Higher Education — March 6, 2009
Dean Dennis De Turck of the College of Arts and Sciences says one-minute lectures can be a useful for providing a topical overview.
Philadelphia Inquirer — March 6, 2009
Penn’s plans for a new park are praised.
Associated Press — March 6, 2009
Tobias Wolff of the Law School says that, though afforded equal spousal rights, domestic partners are less likely to have them granted in certain settings.
Education Week — March 6, 2009
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the perceived shortage of American math and science teachers.
KYW Radio (Philadelphia) — March 5, 2009
Vice President Anne Papageorge of Facilities and Real Estate Services says the University has a rare opportunity to provide a unique recreational area with Penn Park.
Philadelphia Inquirer — March 5, 2009
Ali B. Ali-Dinar of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses an arrest warrant for Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir.
Philadelphia Daily News — March 5, 2009
Ali B. Ali-Dinar of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on an arrest warrant for Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir.
“Talk of the Nation” (National Public Radio) — March 5, 2009
Anita Allen of the Law School comments on juvenile homicide cases.
WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — March 5, 2009
Vice President Anne Papageorge of Facilities and Real Estate Services says Penn Park will be a welcome green addition to the city.
Correio Braziliense (Brazil) — March 5, 2009
Ali B. Ali-Dinar of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the arrest warrant for Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir.
ABC News — March 5, 2009
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center analyzes bankruptcy-claim statistics.
Philadelphia Inquirer — March 4, 2009
President Amy Gutmann and Vice President Anne Papageorge of Facilities and Real Estate Services discuss Penn Park.
Reuters — March 4, 2009
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on President Obama’s White House summits.
Philadelphia Inquirer — March 4, 2009
Frank Furstenberg of the School of Arts and Sciences says cohabitation with parents in increasing due to economic hardship.
Philadelphia Inquirer — March 4, 2009
Mark Pauly of the Wharton School weighs health-care reform policies.
Associated Press — March 3, 2009
President Amy Gutmann announces Penn’s plans to convert vacant land into a park.