Penn in the News

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.”
WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — August 6, 2008
Jacques DeLisle of the Law School discusses China’s hosting of the Olympics and Victor Mair of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on Chinese historical literature.
Boston Globe — August 6, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication is cited for her book "Presidents Creating the Presidency," as she analyzes the current presidential race.
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education — August 6, 2008
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education authors an op-ed addressing research practices at historically black colleges and universities.
New York Times — August 5, 2008
Debra Wolfe of the School of Social Policy and Practice and Penn’s Field Center for Children’s Policy Practice and Research discusses a social-services negligence case.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 4, 2008
Carol Spigner of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses the Philadelphia Department of Human Services.
Newsweek — August 4, 2008
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for its analysis of the presidential race.
Washington Post — August 2, 2008
Chad Dion Lassiter of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses the U.S. House of Representatives’ apology for slavery and Jim Crow.