Penn in the News

Inside Higher Ed — August 4, 2009
Roger Allen of the School of Arts and Sciences says veterans from the war in Iraq and Afghanistan are fueling a rise in Middle Eastern studies.
Christian Science Monitor — August 4, 2009
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School discusses foreclosure.
New York Times — August 4, 2009
David Skeel of the Law School discusses New York state officials’ tax policies regarding Lehman Brothers.
New York Times — August 4, 2009
Robert Zemsky of the Graduate School of Education and the Learning Alliance and his book, “Making Reform Work: The Case for Transforming American Higher Education,” are featured.
Chronicle of Higher Education — August 3, 2009
Martin Seligman of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited as father of the positive psychology movement.
Philadelphia Daily News — August 3, 2009
Harris Steinberg of the School of Design discusses the legacy of the Garrett-Dunn House.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 3, 2009
Susan Hochof the School of Medicine participates in the national health-care debate at the National Constitution Center.
McClatchey Newspaper Group — August 3, 2009
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is credited for its examination of President Obama’s birth.
Chronicle of Higher Education — August 3, 2009
Penn’s e-purchasing program is cited as a successful money-saving venture.
Chronicle of Higher Education — August 3, 2009
Robert Zemsky of the Graduate School of Education authors an op-ed on higher-education reform.
Bloomberg News — August 3, 2009
Samuel Preston and student Jessica Ho of the School of Arts and Sciences are credited for their health-care research.
Associated Press — August 3, 2009
Kent Smetters of the Wharton School says the social security fund may begin its decline sooner than anticipated.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 3, 2009
Vice President John Zeller of Development and Alumni Relations comments on the University’s fund-raising efforts.
Philadelphia Business Journal — August 3, 2009
Penn’s fund-raising campaign is on track.
USA Today — August 2, 2009
Eric Orts of the Wharton School discusses a program combining an M.B.A. and a master’s in environmental studies.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 2, 2009
Justin Wolfer of the Wharton School says over-thriftiness isn’t always beneficial.
WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — August 2, 2009
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine discusses organ-donor screening.
Christian Science Monitor — August 2, 2009
Eugenie Birch of the School of Design discusses China’s design trends.
Christian Science Monitor — August 2, 2009
James Serpell of the School of Veterinary Medicine comments on pet-driven industries.
National Journal Magazine — August 1, 2009
Amy Wax of the Law School is cited for her book, “Race, Wrongs and Remedies,” amid a discussion of race issues.