Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — January 27, 2009
Edward Rock of the Law School comments on the Rohm and Haas and Dow merger.
Philadelphia Daily News — January 27, 2009
Harris Sokoloff of the Graduate School of Education and the Penn Project for Civic Engagement discusses Philadelphia budget forums.
“Book TV” (C-SPAN) — January 26, 2009
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences is featured discussing his book “Sweet Land of Liberty: The Forgotten Struggle for Civil Rights in the North.”
Associated Press — January 26, 2009
Jennifer Pinto-Martin of the School of Nursing discusses research on vaccine safety.
Philadelphia Inquirer — January 26, 2009
David Romano of Penn Museum and the School of Arts and Sciences comments on ancient Grecian worship sites.
Philadelphia Daily News — January 26, 2009
Penn’s Project for Civic Engagement is cited for its involvement in the Philadelphia budget debate.
Los Angeles Times — January 25, 2009
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center analyzes Obama's fundraising.
Washington Post — January 24, 2009
Witold Rybczynski of the School of Design and the Wharton School is cited for his book "Home.”
Washington Post — January 24, 2009
Jack Guttentag of the Wharton School discusses banks' use of bailout money.
Chicago Tribune — January 22, 2009
Karen Reivich of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the influence of President Obama’s optimism.
KYW Radio (Philadelphia) — January 22, 2009
Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School discusses the proposed closing of the Guantanamo Bay detention center.
Wilmington News-Journal — January 22, 2009
Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice and the Center for High Impact Philanthropy discusses philanthropy in an early-education setting.
“The World” (PRI) — January 22, 2009
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses the Obama presidential campaign.
USA Today — January 21, 2009
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences says the auto industry played a large role in creating an African-American middle class.
Philadelphia Inquirer — January 21, 2009
Dean Joan Hendricks of the School of Veterinary Medicine says veterinary students’ interest in rural large-animal practice is increasing.
New York Times — January 21, 2009
Michael Moyer of the School of Veterinary Medicine comments on New York City’s goals of decreasing the number of stray animals being euthanized.
Philadelphia City Paper — January 21, 2009
George Cotsarelis of the School of Medicine discusses his research on hair follicles.
WHYY Radio, Philadelphia — January 21, 2009
Chad Dion Lassiter of the School of Social Policy and Practice is interviewed concerning racial hatred.
KYW Radio (Philadelphia) — January 21, 2009
Penn’s annual Martin Luther King Commemorative Symposium is featured.
USA Today — January 20, 2009
Kevin Volpp of the School of Medicine and the Wharton School comments on incentive-based employee medical programs.