Penn in the News

Associated Press — September 5, 2007

Ruben Gur of the School of Medicine is cited for his research in a murder case.

USA Today — September 4, 2007

Martin Seligman of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for research in positive psychology.

Philadelphia Inquirer — September 4, 2007

Virginia Lee and John Trojanowski of the School of Medicine are cited for their research on Lou Gehrig's disease.

HealthDay — September 4, 2007

Kevin Volpp of the School of Medicine and the Wharton School says regulating residency work hours has not affected mortality rates.

Associated Press — September 3, 2007

Fifteen-year-old Penn freshman Brittney Exline is profiled.

New York Times — September 1, 2007

Dennis Culhane of the School of Social Policy and Practice says certain patterns of homelessness suggest heightened risk.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 31, 2007

President Amy Gutmann, Executive Vice President Craig Carnaroli, and Kevin Gillen of the Wharton School discuss plans to develop Cira Centre South.

Columbus (Ohio) Dispatch — August 31, 2007

Steven Sondheimer of the School of Medicine says the safety of cosmetic sex surgery is not backed by research.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 31, 2007

Bulent Gultekin of the Wharton School comments on the political climate post-elections in Turkey.

KYW Radio — August 31, 2007

President Amy Gutmann discusses the Penn Connects redevelopment plan and Cira Centre South’s role.

Time Magazine — August 31, 2007

Mathias Basner of the School of Medicine discusses sleeping patterns.

USA Today — August 30, 2007

Mathias Basner of the School of Medicine says Americans find time for recreation by reducing their amount of sleep.

Wired Magazine — August 29, 2007

Matt Blaze of the School of Engineering and Applied Science discusses wiretapping technology.

ABC News — August 29, 2007

Lawrence Sherman of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses police brutality videos.

Wall Street Journal — August 28, 2007

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School says assigned mentors are a cheap way of educating employees.

Washington Post — August 28, 2007

Thomas McLellan of the School of Medicine says addiction treatment involves lifestyle changes.

Washington Post — August 28, 2007

Stephen Burbank of the Law School is cited for his role as a National Football League arbitrator.

New York Times — August 27, 2007

Adam Kendon of the Graduate School of Education is cited for research on hand gestures and their underlying meaning.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 27, 2007

David Rudovsky of the Law School discusses prison-inmate statistics in Philadelphia.

Washington Post — August 26, 2007

Joel Waldfogel of the Wharton School authors an op-ed on the benefits of television for disempowered female audiences.