Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — January 30, 2008
“The Hustle of Urban Nightlife” by David Grazian of the School of Arts and Sciences is reviewed.
Philadelphia Inquirer — January 30, 2008
Eric Trager, a student in the School of Arts and Sciences, authors an op-ed on the first President Bush.
Philadelphia Inquirer — January 30, 2008
Garret FitzGerald of the School of Medicine discusses the FDA.
Philadelphia Inquirer — January 30, 2008
The Penn Health System’s plans for a new cancer-treatment center are featured.
Washington Post — January 30, 2008
Penn’s Palestra is featured.
Philadelphia Inquirer — January 29, 2008
Penn’s plans to build the Roberts Proton Therapy Center are discussed.
Philadelphia Inquirer — January 29, 2008
Daniel Rader of the School of Medicine says cholesterol drugs aren’t always the answer.
New York Times — January 29, 2008
John DiIulio of the School of Arts and Sciences co-authors an op-ed on faith-based initiatives and cites the work of Ram Cnaan of the School of Social Policy and Practice.
National Public Radio — January 29, 2008
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on historically black colleges.
Newsweek — January 29, 2008
The Annenberg Public Policy Center’s Web site Factcheck.org is cited for its research on presidential candidates and their rhetoric.
Federal News Radio (Washington, D.C.) — January 28, 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 candidates.
Michigan Lawyers Weekly — January 28, 2008
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences is featured and cited for his book, “Origins of the Urban Crisis: Race and Inequality in Postwar Detroit.”
Reuters — January 28, 2008
Dean Michael Delli Carpini of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses public interest in the presidential election.
Associated Press — January 27, 2008
Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice comments on reforms in the Philadelphia Department of Human Services.
Denver Post — January 27, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication says voter polls can be potentially damaging to candidates’ chances.
KYW Radio — January 27, 2008
Lauri Cousart of Business Services discusses Penn and Recyclemania.
Wall Street Journal — January 27, 2008
Connie Ulrich of the School of Nursing discusses drug trials.
Philadelphia Inquirer — January 25, 2008
Carol Spigner of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses Philadelphia Department of Human Services reforms.
Philadelphia Inquirer — January 25, 2008
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine comments on the creation of a synthesized bacterium.
KYW Radio — January 25, 2008
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn’s Fels Institute of Government discusses his Web site, “The Next Government.”