Penn in the News

Washington Post — June 11, 2008
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for its political fact-checking.
USA Today — June 10, 2008
Peter Dodson of the School of Veterinary Medicine discusses the archaeological discoveries of Xu Xing and is cited for his book “The Dinosauria.”
Washington Post — June 10, 2008
Paul Offit of the School of Medicine says parents have become more wary of pediatric vaccinations due to the decreased visibility of some diseases.
New York Times — June 10, 2008
Walter Licht of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on coal-fueled power and is cited for his book “The Face of Decline: The Pennsylvania Anthracite Region in the Twentieth Century.”
Los Angeles Times — June 10, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication and Factcheck.org, a Web site of the Annenberg Public Policy Center, are cited for their expertise in political commentary.
USA Today — June 10, 2008
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for its political research.
Wall Street Journal — June 9, 2008
Mark Liberman of the School of Arts and Sciences is featured for his “Language Log” blog.
Wall Street Journal — June 9, 2008
Jason Matejkowski, a student in the School of Social Policy and Practice, is cited for his research on mental patients.
New York Times — June 8, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication authors an op-ed on the Iraq War’s effect on Hillary Clinton’s battle for the Democratic nomination.
Chronicle of Higher Education — June 6, 2008
Paul Robinson of the Law School is featured for his creation of “Criminal Law Conversations.”
WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — June 6, 2008
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Robert F. Kennedy’s 1968 presidential campaign.
PBS — June 6, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses Barack Obama’s historic presidential nomination.
Christian Science Monitor — June 6, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses Hillary Clinton’s presidential bid.
Washington Post — June 5, 2008
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn's Fels Institute of Government is cited for his research on the presidential election.
Philadelphia Inquirer — June 5, 2008
Sue McDonnell of the School of Veterinary Medicine discusses star horse War Emblem’s response to therapy.
Los Angeles Times — June 5, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on Sen. McCain’s townhall debate proposal.
Philadelphia Inquirer (Front page) — June 4, 2008
PennMOVES is featured in a story about things students leave behind when they depart for the summer, and Barbara Lea-Kruger of Business Services is quoted.
Associated Press — June 4, 2008
Penn receives a $50 million donation from Jerome and Anne Fisher for a new transitional medicine research building.
Philadelphia Inquirer — June 4, 2008
Penn is the recipient of a $50 million donation from philanthropists Jerome and Anne Fisher.
Associated Press — June 4, 2008
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says a study that tracked cell-phone use raises privacy concerns.