Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 9, 2007

Lisa Hark of the School of Medicine says too much caffeine can be harmful.

Wired Magazine — July 9, 2007

Jennifer Pinto-Martin of the School of Nursing discusses the challenges faced by autistic children.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 9, 2007

Wendell Pritchett of the Law School discusses his role as an advisor to Michael Nutter.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 8, 2007

Jack Ludmir of the School of Medicine says child births among undocumented immigrants strain the health-care system.

The Guardian (U.K.) — July 8, 2007

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication says the Internet has given voice to a whole new generation of amateur journalists.

Newark Star-Ledger — July 8, 2007

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the history of Newark and other American cities.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 6, 2007

Mark Liberman of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses gender linguistics and is cited for his book “Far From the Madding Gerund and Other Dispatches From Language Log.”

Christian Science Monitor — July 6, 2007

Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School authors an op-ed on the Supreme Court.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 6, 2007

Alan Lerner of the Law School says re-opening already-litigated cases is difficult.

New York Times — July 6, 2007

Theodore Hershberg of the School of Arts and Sciences says the socio-economic status of students at a given school plays a part in standardized testing.

Chronicle of Higher Education — July 6, 2007

Vice President John Zeller of Development and Susanna Lachs of the Trustees' Council of Penn Women discuss gender-diverse donations.

New York Times — July 5, 2007

Howard Stevenson of the Graduate School of Education says bringing a vacation companion for your child might benefit the whole group.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 5, 2007

Peter Conn of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Pearl Buck.

Associated Press — July 5, 2007

Physicians from the School of Medicine are studying competitive eaters.

New York Times — July 4, 2007

President Amy Gutmann says urban research universities often lack adequate space for expansion.

HealthDay News — July 3, 2007

Richard Doty of the School of Medicine says loss of smell can help diagnose Alzheimer's.

Washington Post — June 30, 2007

Jack Guttentag of the Wharton School authors an op-ed on loan affordability.

Wall Street Journal — June 29, 2007

Witold Rybczynski of the School of Design and the Wharton School says it is difficult to create a public park that satisfies everyone.

Times Higher Education Supplement (U.K.) — June 29, 2007

Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine discusses “smart drugs.”

Columbus Dispatch — June 29, 2007

Bruce Brod of the School of Medicine discusses the risks of tanning.