Penn in the News

Government Executive — August 15, 2008
“The Next Government” project of the Fels Institute of Government of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for its expertise on the presidential race.
Washington Post — August 14, 2008
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says many times organ-transplant procedures can be controversial.
Wall Street Journal — August 14, 2008
Lawrence Brown of the Wharton School discusses the veracity of a medical-statistics study.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 14, 2008
Mike Yuan, a student in the School of Engineering and Applied Science, is among those who have created a Web site that ranks food trucks.
New York Times — August 14, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication explains why Barack Obama is not stressing his Hawaiian roots.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 13, 2008
Geoffrey Gee of International Programs discusses the state of study abroad.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 13, 2008
Chantal Remé of the School of Veterinary Medicine is featured for her participation in triathlons.
Seattle Times — August 13, 2008
Adolph Reed of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted about Barack Obama’s presidential candidacy.
Washington Post — August 13, 2008
Ken Thomas of the Wharton School discusses bank failures.
KYW Radio — August 12, 2008
Rudy Sil of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the Russia-Georgia conflict.
Smart Business — August 10, 2008
President Amy Gutmann is profiled.
Washington Post — August 9, 2008
Jack Guttentag of the Wharton School authors an op-ed discussing the financial options for mortgage borrowers.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 8, 2008
Dean Richard Gelles and Debra Schilling Wolfe of the School of Social Policy and Practice co-author an op-ed on ways to improve the Philadelphia Department of Human Services.
Wall Street Journal — August 8, 2008
Jacques deLisle of the Law School comments on China’s desired image for the 2008 Beijing Games.
New York Times — August 8, 2008
Stephanos Bibas of the Law School discusses an illegal-immigrants case.
New York Times — August 8, 2008
FactCheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center analyzes tax policies of the presidential candidates.
Philadelphia Daily News — August 7, 2008
David Thornburgh is named executive director of the Fels Institute of Government.
BBC News — August 7, 2008
Shu Yang of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is cited for his invention of a crystalline substance used to gauge the intensity of explosions.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 7, 2008
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine authors a column on societal tolerance of mental illness.
Wall Street Journal — August 6, 2008
Jacques DeLisle of the Law School is cited for his essay collection "Owning the Olympics.”