Penn in the News

Boston Globe — July 8, 2008
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for its statistical fact checking.
Baltimore Sun — July 7, 2008
Edna Foa of the School of Medicine says there is no empirical evidence that a new type of virtual treatment used at Walter Reed Army Medical Center is effective.
Philadelphia Daily News — July 7, 2008
Penn Praxis is cited for its input into Philadelphia’s plan to reclaim Pier 11.
Chicago Tribune — July 7, 2008
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for its political fact checking concerning campaign donations.
USA Today — July 6, 2008
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School discusses the housing market.
Philadelphia Inquirer — July 6, 2008
Thomas Jongens and other researchers in the School of Medicine are cited for their use of the anti-anxiety drug fenobam to reverse disease in fruit flies.
Philadelphia Inquirer — July 6, 2008
Jacques deLisle of the Law School discusses China’s economy.
Philadelphia Inquirer — July 6, 2008
Incoming freshman and Benjamin Franklin Scholar Jennifer Dailey is featured.
Washington Post — July 5, 2008
Jack Guttentag of the Wharton School authors a column about a rising real-estate Web site.
Washington Post — July 5, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication is cited for her book "Packaging the Presidency."
New York Times — July 5, 2008
David Bell of the Wharton School comments on the marketing appeal that free-shipping policies evoke.
Philadelphia Business Journal — July 4, 2008
Penn is cited as an influential community and economic institution in University City.
USA Today — July 3, 2008
Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School is cited for his book “Stocks for the Long Run.”
Wall Street Journal — July 3, 2008
Marc Levine of the School of Medicine discusses the science behind competitive eating.
Los Angeles Times — July 3, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on John McCain’s television persona.
Philadelphia Inquirer — July 3, 2008
Michael Zuckerman of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the legacy of George Washington and slavery.
WYPR Radio (New York) — July 3, 2008
Richard Berk of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his expertise in criminal statistics.
New York Times — July 2, 2008
John DiIulio of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Barack Obama’s faith-based-initiatives plan.
New York Times — July 2, 2008
Paul Robinson of the Law School authors an op-ed on the recent Supreme Court ruling on guns.
Wall Street Journal — July 2, 2008
John Jackson of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on racial depictions in mass media.