Penn in the News

Associated Press — April 1, 2009
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on the role of terminology in the debate about marriage.
Alliance Magazine — April 1, 2009
Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy and Practice and the Center for High Impact Philanthropy discusses philanthropy and how to evaluate the influence of funding.
Associated Press — April 1, 2009
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication compares President Obama’s campaign strategy to his current plan to raise the tobacco tax.
Governing Magazine — April 1, 2009
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences authors a piece on President Obama’s stimulus package and the economy.
Philadelphia Inquirer — March 31, 2009
Wendy Steiner of the School of Arts and Sciences is featured for her original opera, “The Loathly Lady.”
Philadelphia Daily News — March 31, 2009
Chad Lassiter of the School of Social Policy and Practice comments on a Philadelphia police scandal and its effect on race relations.
New Republic — March 31, 2009
John Paul MacDuffie of the Wharton School authors a piece on President Obama’s strategy with the auto industry.
Forbes — March 31, 2009
David Skeel of the Law School comments on GM’s potential plans to file for bankruptcy.
Associated Press — March 30, 2009
Anita Allen of the Law School says President Obama continues to face racial attacks.
Philadelphia Inquirer — March 30, 2009
Theodore Hershberg of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses payment structuring for teachers.
New York Times — March 30, 2009
David Skeel of the Law School discusses the recession’s impact on employment contracts.
New York Times — March 30, 2009
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School comments on IBM layoffs.
Associated Press — March 29, 2009
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses historically black colleges’ graduation rates.
New York Times — March 28, 2009
Robert Stambaugh of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring the market study, “Are Stocks Really Less Volatile in the Long Run?”
Wall Street Journal — March 27, 2009
Francis Diebold of the School of Arts and Sciences and the Wharton School and David Skeel of the Law School co-author an op-ed on Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner’s regulatory proposals.
China Daily — March 27, 2009
President Amy Gutmann's “After the Fall” global economic forum is featured.
Chicago Tribune — March 27, 2009
Seth Kreimer of the Law School comments on a child-pornography case involving MySpace.com.
Wall Street Journal — March 27, 2009
Pamela Sankar of the School of Medicine discusses the ethics surrounding genetic profiling of physical traits.
“On the Media” (National Public Radio) — March 27, 2009
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses the name of the “War on Terror.”
Philadelphia Inquirer — March 26, 2009
In an article on Penn benefactor Krishna Singh, Dean Eduardo Glandt of the School of Engineering and Applied Science comments on the University’s commitment to nanotechnology’s interdepartmental applications.