Penn in the News

New York Times — September 5, 2008
Liliane Weissberg of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Edgar Allen Poe.
PBS — September 5, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication provides political-debate viewing tips.
Wall Street Journal — September 5, 2008
The Wharton School’s “Knowledge@Wharton” is cited for its part in a round-up of important innovations.
San Francisco Chronicle — September 4, 2008
Frank Furstenberg of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the effects of sex education.
PC Magazine — September 4, 2008
Penn is featured for being among the top wired campuses.
New York Times — September 4, 2008
Michael Kahana of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses a neurological discovery that helps explain how the brain handles memories.
Detroit News — September 4, 2008
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his book "Origins of the Urban Crisis: Race and Inequality in Postwar Detroit” as he discusses the problems surrounding the mayor of Detroit.
Reuters — September 4, 2008
Matthew White of the Wharton School comments on presidential candidates’ strategies for alternative energy.
Wall Street Journal — September 3, 2008
Neil Fishman of the School of Medicine comments on the use of antibiotics.
Chronicle of Higher Education — September 3, 2008
Dean Michael Fitts and William Burke White of the Law School go to bat for a detained Iranian scholar.
Times of London (U.K.) — September 3, 2008
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the decision made to evacuate the Gulf Coast.
Associated Press — September 2, 2008
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Hurricane Gustav and New Orleans.
New York Times — September 2, 2008
H. Ralph Schumacher of the School of Medicine discusses a new drug focused on reducing gout flare-ups.
USA Today — September 2, 2008
Jason Karlawish of the School of Medicine discusses the classic early symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease.
Washington Post — August 31, 2008
Devesh Kapur of the School of Arts and Sciences says the caste system in India is still a source of injustice.
Washington Post — August 31, 2008
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his book “Sweet Land of Liberty.”
Washington Post — August 30, 2008
Jack Guttentag of the Wharton School comments on the mortgage market.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 30, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses Sarah Palin’s vice-presidential candidacy.
Wired.com — August 29, 2008
Mark Yim of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is featured discussing the GRASP Lab’s self-repairing robots.
WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — August 29, 2008
John Jackson of the Annenberg School for Communication and the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Barack Obama’s presidential candidacy.