Penn in the News

USA Today — December 14, 2007

Penn’s “Language Log” is cited, and Victor Mair of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Chinese-character translation.

Wall Street Journal — December 14, 2007

Martha Farah of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the use of neurology in determining positive reaction toward campaign political statements.

USA Today — December 14, 2007

Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts and Sciences comments on teacher-turnover rates.

CBS Marketwatch — December 14, 2007

The Wharton School is cited for research on consumer habits.

Chronicle of Philanthropy — December 13, 2007

Penn’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy is cited.

Philadelphia Inquirer — December 13, 2007

Penn’s financial-aid program is cited.

Baltimore Sun — December 13, 2007

David Sarwer of the School of Medicine discusses how plastic surgery affects a patient’s family members.

Philadelphia Inquirer — December 13, 2007

Brian Strom of the School of Medicine comments on the FDA’s decision to overrule plans for cholesterol drug Mevacor to be sold over the counter.

Boston Globe — December 13, 2007

Katherina Rosqueta of the Center for High Impact Philanthropy in the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses Fidelity’s new initiative that seeks to promote student philanthropy.

Education Week — December 12, 2007

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education discusses African-American male enrollment rates.

Wall Street Journal — December 12, 2007

Mary Naylor of the School of Nursing says more hospitals should concentrate on proactive care after discharge.

Chronicle of Higher Education — December 12, 2007

Julie Miller Vick and Jennifer Furlong of Career Services conduct a Q-and-A on postdoctoral fellowship applications.

New York Times — December 12, 2007

Michael Useem of the Wharton School says U.S. companies are embracing an international mindset.

New York Times — December 11, 2007

Penn’s financial-aid program is among those cited.

Associated Press — December 11, 2007

Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses the cyclical nature of domestic violence.

Philadelphia Daily News — December 10, 2007

Margaret Stineman of the School of Medicine is profiled.

Philadelphia Daily News — December 10, 2007

Ingrid Olson of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the correlation between attractiveness and success.

Boston Globe — December 10, 2007

Jack Guttentag of the Wharton School discusses a recently proposed House bill that seeks to limit broker incentives.

Shanghai Daily — December 9, 2007

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School discusses the U.S. economy with regard to new legislation affecting stocks.

Wilmington News Journal — December 9, 2007

Camille Charles of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the dynamics surrounding immigrants and minority citizens.