Penn in the News

New York Times — February 10, 2009
Penn students are noted for the founding of Givology.
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 10, 2009
Harris Sokoloff of the Graduate School of Education and the Penn Project for Civic Engagement comments on the city budget forums.
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 10, 2009
Witold Rybczynski of the School of Design and the Wharton School comments on a novel based on the life of Frank Lloyd Wright.
McClatchy News Service — February 9, 2009
President Amy Gutmann co-authors an op-ed on economic revitalization.
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 9, 2009
Theodore Schurr of the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn Museum is cited for his genographic research.
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 9, 2009
Penn Museum is featured for its celebration of Darwin’s 200th birthday.
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 9, 2009
Charles Branas of the School of Medicine discusses gun-related suicide.
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 9, 2009
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School comments on the Fannie and Freddie housing-market scandal.
Philadelphia Daily News — February 9, 2009
Lawrence Sherman of the Jerry Lee Center of Criminology and the School of Arts and Sciences says a tainted police informant might mean conviction reversals.
BBC Radio — February 7, 2009
Gary Tomlinson of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Charles Darwin’s musical preferences.
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 6, 2009
Howard Goldfine of the School of Medicine and Michael Weisberg of the School of Arts and Sciences co-author an op-ed on Penn’s “Year of Evolution.”
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 6, 2009
PennPraxis is cited for its role in Delaware River waterfront development.
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 6, 2009
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine authors an op-ed on the controversial birth of octuplets.
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 6, 2009
Ryan Leonard, a student in the School of Arts and Sciences, and Mel Kearney of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania are featured for their efforts to increase flu-shot awareness.
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 5, 2009
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the Eisenhower Fellowships, a program designed to bring young leaders together from around the globe.
“On Point” (National Public Radio) — February 5, 2009
John Gearhart of the School of Veterinary Medicine and the School of Medicine discusses stem-cell legislation.
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 4, 2009
Peter Fader of the Wharton School says iTunes gift cards are a uniquely strong brand.
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 4, 2009
Penn’s Netter Center for Community Partnerships is cited for community outreach.
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 4, 2009
Jerry Jacobs of the School of Arts and Sciences says societal expectations can heighten the effect joblessness has on men.
HealthDay News — February 4, 2009
Ian Frank of the School of Medicine comments on HPV-vaccination statistics.