Penn in the News

New York Times — August 8, 2008
Stephanos Bibas of the Law School discusses an illegal-immigrants case.
New York Times — August 8, 2008
FactCheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center analyzes tax policies of the presidential candidates.
Philadelphia Daily News — August 7, 2008
David Thornburgh is named executive director of the Fels Institute of Government.
BBC News — August 7, 2008
Shu Yang of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is cited for his invention of a crystalline substance used to gauge the intensity of explosions.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 7, 2008
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine authors a column on societal tolerance of mental illness.
Wall Street Journal — August 6, 2008
Jacques DeLisle of the Law School is cited for his essay collection "Owning the Olympics.”
WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — August 6, 2008
Jacques DeLisle of the Law School discusses China’s hosting of the Olympics and Victor Mair of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on Chinese historical literature.
Boston Globe — August 6, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication is cited for her book "Presidents Creating the Presidency," as she analyzes the current presidential race.
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education — August 6, 2008
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education authors an op-ed addressing research practices at historically black colleges and universities.
New York Times — August 5, 2008
Debra Wolfe of the School of Social Policy and Practice and Penn’s Field Center for Children’s Policy Practice and Research discusses a social-services negligence case.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 4, 2008
Carol Spigner of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses the Philadelphia Department of Human Services.
Newsweek — August 4, 2008
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for its analysis of the presidential race.
Washington Post — August 2, 2008
Chad Dion Lassiter of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses the U.S. House of Representatives’ apology for slavery and Jim Crow.
USA Today — August 2, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on political rhetoric.
Associated Press — August 2, 2008
Thomas Naff of the School of Arts and Sciences says Iraq is on the verge of a water-supply crisis.
Washington Post — August 2, 2008
Jack Guttentag of the Wharton School authors a column on mortgage lenders.
Governing.com — August 1, 2008
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn's Fels Institute of Government authors a column on Hurricane Katrina’s lasting effects.
Wall Street Journal — July 31, 2008
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School says that your alma mater can make a big difference in your eventual salary.
CampusTechnology.com — July 31, 2008
Dikran Kassabian of Information Systems and Computing discusses telecommunication messaging.
U.S. Airways Magazine — July 30, 2008
President Amy Gutmann is featured discussing Penn and Philadelphia.