Penn in the News

Chronicle of Higher Education — August 17, 2007

Penn student Phillip Benedetti is cited for his research in organic chemistry.

Chronicle of Higher Education — August 17, 2007

Penn’s program of undergraduate research is highlighted.

Washington Post — August 16, 2007

Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences says contingency planning should be broad and not focused on any single scenario.

WHYY Radio — August 16, 2007

Howard Stevenson of the Graduate School of Education discusses male friendship.

ABC News — August 15, 2007

Harris Sokoloff of the Graduate School of Education and Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School discuss the dynamics of diversity in different environments.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette — August 15, 2007

Marie Gottschalk of the School of Arts and Sciences authors an op-ed on how prison inmates affect the U.S. Census.

USA Today — August 15, 2007

Frank Furstenberg of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses people in their 20s.

Associated Press — August 15, 2007

Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions discusses college rankings.

MSNBC — August 15, 2007

Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine authors an op-ed on employee health-care discounts.

Wall Street Journal — August 14, 2007

Richard Doty of the School of Medicine discusses how smell-magnitude tests can help detect Alzheimer’s in its early stages.

New York Times — August 14, 2007

Gino Segre of the School of Arts and Sciences is profiled.

Newark Star-Ledger — August 14, 2007

Linda Aiken of the School of Nursing says that supplemental nurses improve overall hospital safety.

Houston Chronicle — August 13, 2007

Thomas Donaldson of the Wharton School says that television shows that include public arrests should be wary of profiting or facilitating bias.

Esquire — August 13, 2007

John DiIulio of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses policymaking in the Bush administration.

Boston Globe — August 13, 2007

Michael Lazar of the School of Medicine is cited for his diabetes research.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 12, 2007

Jo Buyske of the School of Medicine is profiled.

HealthDay — August 12, 2007

Andrew Geier of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses childhood obesity and its ramifications.

Wall Street Journal — August 11, 2007

Jack Guttentag of the Wharton School discusses the current state of home loans.

Miami Herald — August 11, 2007

Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses parental rights in the context of an international custody battle.

Washington Post — August 11, 2007

Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says many doctors are focused on concrete physical results rather than the patient’s post-treatment mental health.