Penn in the News

Boston Globe — February 13, 2008
Daniel Romer of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on gambling during college.
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 13, 2008
Judith Coche of the School of Medicine says all relationships can benefit from counseling.
Associated Press — February 13, 2008
Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School says Supreme Court justices are more likely to hold public political views than other judges.
Wall Street Journal — February 13, 2008
Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School comments on predictive markets in relation to the presidential race.
U.S. News & World Report — February 13, 2008
Ayesha Siddiqa of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the upcoming Pakistani elections.
Time Magazine — February 13, 2008
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts and Sciences says teachers in the U.S. are more likely to be teaching subjects in which they didn’t major.
Boston Globe — February 12, 2008
Interim Dean Eric Kaplan of Admissions discusses application essays that “seem too good to be true.”
Wall Street Journal — February 12, 2008
Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School and David Rothschild, a Wharton student, author a column discussing possible vice presidential nominees.
Boston Globe — February 12, 2008
Donald F. Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn’s Fels Institute of Government discusses Barack Obama’s presidential candidacy.
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 12, 2008
Justin Wolfers, Eric Bradlow, Shane Jensen and Adi Wyner of the Wharton School are cited for their statistical research on Roger Clemens’ pitching career.
Washington Post — February 11, 2008
Donald F. Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn’s Fels Institute of Government discusses the presidential race and is cited for his Web site, “The Next Government.”
Philadelphia Inquirer — February 11, 2008
Steven Larson of the School of Medicine is profiled as medical director of a Philadelphia health clinic, Puentes de Salud.
Diverse — February 11, 2008
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is cited for her book, “Envisioning Black Colleges.”
New York Times — February 10, 2008
President Amy Gutmann discusses overseas expansion by U.S. colleges and universities.
New York Times — February 10, 2008
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on green initiatives in the suburbs.
HealthDay News — February 10, 2008
Paul Allison of School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his research on sickness and its effect on spouses’ health.
Philadelphia Daily News — February 9, 2008
Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey visits Penn to talk with public-safety personnel from area colleges and universities, including Vice President Maureen Rush.
Washington Post — February 9, 2008
Martin Seligman of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on how the psychology of happiness can affect elections.
Washington Post — February 9, 2008
Jack Guttenberg of the Wharton School authors a column on mortgage rebates.
Philadelphia Daily News — February 8, 2008
Allison Brummel, Catherine Lamb, Timothy Schmidt and Lauren Dawson of the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn’s Fels Institute of Government co-author an op-ed on green initiatives in Philadelphia.