Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — November 13, 2007

Penn is cited as a model for urban revitalization.

Los Angeles Times — November 13, 2007

Patrick McGovern of Penn Museum and the School of Arts and Sciences discusses ancient methods of fermentation.

National Public Radio — November 13, 2007

Tukufu Zuberi of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the Kerner Commission report.

Wall Street Journal — November 13, 2007

Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine comments on a plan that allows willing organ donors to receive payment for their kidneys.

Wall Street Journal — November 13, 2007

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School says government intervention is required during a mortgage crisis.

Philadelphia Daily News — November 12, 2007

Allison Brummel, Catherine Lamb, Lauren Dawson and Timothy Schmidt of the School of Arts and Sciences co-author an op-ed discussing strategies for Philadelphia Mayor-elect Michael Nutter.

New York Times — November 12, 2007

Michael Useem of the Wharton School comments on expectations for CEOs.

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.”