Penn in the News

The Telegraph (London) — November 12, 2007

Patrick McGovern of Penn Museum and the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his research on fermentation throughout history.

Philadelphia Inquirer — November 12, 2007

Karin Sorenmo and Nicola Mason of the School of Veterinary Medicine and Robert Vonderheide of the School of Medicine discuss oncology treatments in canines.

Associated Press — November 12, 2007

Dean Thomas Robertson of the Wharton School is featured.

New York Times — November 11, 2007

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication co-authors an op-ed correlating brain activity with political opinions.

Wall Street Journal — November 10, 2007

John DiIlulio of the School of Arts and Sciences authors an op-ed on faith-based initiatives in which he cites Ram A. Cnaan of the School of Social Policy and Practice for his study, "The Other Philadelphia Story.”

Wall Street Journal — November 9, 2007

Martin Seligman of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the effect of optimism on varying careers.

Philadelphia Inquirer — November 9, 2007

Henry Teune of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on Ron Paul’s candidacy.

Philadelphia Inquirer — November 9, 2007

Penn Museum’s new event "Harry Potter and the Magical Muggle Museum," is profiled.

USA Today — November 7, 2007

Dennis Culhane of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses a drop in homelessness in the U.S.

Forbes — November 7, 2007

Jack Guttentag of the Wharton School discusses legislation aiming to provide stricter government oversight of mortgage lenders.

HealthDay News — November 7, 2007

The School of Nursing is cited for research on the positive effect spirituality can have on hypertension in African-American women.

Philadelphia Inquirer — November 6, 2007

Students from the School of Engineering and Applied Science are profiled for helping design the robotic car “Little Ben.”

New York Times — November 6, 2007

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School is cited for his book, “Talent On Demand: Managing Talent in the Age of Uncertainty.”

HealthDay News — November 6, 2007

Dawn Alley of the Wharton School comments on the secondary effects of obesity.

New York Times — November 5, 2007

Daniel Rader of the School of Medicine is cited for research on cholesterol drugs.

New York Times — November 4, 2007

Interim Dean Eric J. Kaplan of Admissions discusses early admission.

Philadelphia Inquirer — November 3, 2007

Penn’s “Green Fest” event is discussed.

Chronicle of Higher Education — November 2, 2007

Chief privacy officer Lauren Steinfeld discusses balancing university security protocol with personal privacy.

Chicago Tribune — November 2, 2007

Rogers Smith and Margaret Dorsey of the School of Arts and Sciences, Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice and Steven Larson of the School of Medicine discuss immigration.

Philadelphia Inquirer — November 1, 2007

Lawrence Sherman of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the targeting of police officers in shootings.