Penn in the News

Liberation (France) — October 11, 2008
Camille Charles of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Barack Obama’s name and what effect it might have on the election.
Philadelphia Inquirer — October 11, 2008
President Amy Gutmann addresses the detention of an Iranian scholar.
Associated Press — October 11, 2008
Witold Rybczynski of the School of Design and the Wharton School discusses building-height restrictions.
Washington Post — October 11, 2008
Jack Guttentag of the Wharton School writes about the financial crisis.
Chronicle of Higher Education — October 10, 2008
Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education analyzes graduation rates among different ethnic groups.
Philadelphia Inquirer — October 9, 2008
Matthew O'Brien of the School of Medicine discusses tachycardia.
McClatchy Newspapers — October 9, 2008
Carolyn Marvin of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on merchandise carrying military branding.
San Francisco Chronicle — October 9, 2008
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for analysis of campaign attack ads.
Chestnut Hill Local (Philadelphia) — October 9, 2008
President Amy Gutmann says Penn’s new horticultural center at the Morris Arboretum will aid in the University’s green initiatives.
Baltimore Sun — October 9, 2008
Brooks Jackson of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses political rhetoric, and the Annenberg Public Policy Center’s Web site, Factcheck.org, is cited for its analysis and fact-checking in the presidential campaigns.
KYW Radio (Philadelphia) — October 8, 2008
Barbara Lea-Kruger of Business Services discusses a Penn commuter fair.
U.S. News & World Report — October 8, 2008
Diana Mutz of the School of Arts and Sciences and the Annenberg School for Communication discusses the impact politics has on choice of community.
Chronicle of Higher Education — October 8, 2008
Penn’s renovation of the music building is featured.
Wall Street Journal — October 8, 2008
Scott Rick, a student in the Wharton School, is cited for his research on the causes of frugality.
Financial Times (U.K.) — October 8, 2008
Camille Charles of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the historical nature of Barack Obama’s candidacy.
“News and Notes” (National Public Radio) — October 8, 2008
Mary Frances Berry of the School of Arts and Sciences analyzes the second presidential debate.
Philadelphia Daily News — October 7, 2008
Samantha Braun, a student in the School of Arts and Sciences, and Keara Stewart, a student in the School of Nursing, co-author a letter to the editor promoting the Fiscal Wake-Up Tour at Penn.
USA Today — October 7, 2008
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for analysis of the presidential debate.
Wall Street Journal — October 7, 2008
The Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for its voter-focus-group work.
Los Angeles Business Journal — October 6, 2008
Katherina Rosqueta of the Center for High-Impact Philanthropy in the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses philanthropic capital.