Penn in the News

BBC — July 24, 2008
Brendan O'Leary of the School of Arts and Sciences participates in an interview panel that focuses on elections gone wrong.
HealthDay News — July 23, 2008
Allan Pack of the School of Medicine comments on the correlation between sleep apnea and cardiac disease.
Associated Press — July 23, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication is cited for her book “unSpun: Finding Facts in a World of Disinformation.”
BusinessWeek — July 23, 2008
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for its research into political ads.
Philadelphia Inquirer — July 22, 2008
Vice President Maureen Rush of Public Safety discusses the benefits in police-funded outreach programs in Philadelphia.
Macworld Investor — July 22, 2008
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn's Fels Institute of Government is cited for his testimony on federal spending.
Philadelphia Inquirer — July 21, 2008
Jane Vanderkooi and other researchers from the School of Medicine are cited for their study of arctic life.
Washington Post — July 21, 2008
Stephen Burbank of the Law School is cited for his work as the National Football League special master.
Politico.com — July 21, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication and Factcheck.org, a Web site of the Annenberg Public Policy Center, are cited for their expertise in political commentary.
BusinessDay — July 21, 2008
James Thompson of the Wharton School is featured discussing the school’s social welfare entrepreneurial outreach.
Fayetteville (N.C.) Observer — July 20, 2008
Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice analyzes domestic violence in the military.
Chronicle of Higher Education — July 18, 2008
The Botswana UPenn Project is featured.
Philadelphia Inquirer — July 18, 2008
Amita Sehgal and Penn researchers in the School of Medicine are cited for their study of sleeping patterns in fruit flies.
Philadelphia Inquirer — July 18, 2008
Carol Spigner of the School of Social Policy and Practice comments on the Philadelphia Department of Human Services and the recent changes the organization has made.
Wall Street Journal — July 18, 2008
Witold Rybczynski of the School of Design and the Wharton School discusses the history of the housing market in America.
WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — July 18, 2008
Lisa Funderberg of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for her book, “Pig Candy: Taking My Father South, Taking My Father Home.”
Washington Post — July 17, 2008
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is referenced for its study of political policy.
Philadelphia Inquirer — July 16, 2008
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine discusses a medical-ethics lawsuit.
Tallahassee Democrat — July 16, 2008
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses university fundraising.
Philadelphia Inquirer — July 15, 2008
Penn’s Graduate School of Education is among the universities that are part of a new program to help middle-school students with science education.