Penn in the News

National Public Radio — May 29, 2007

Richard Leventhal the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn Museum says tomb raiding is fueled by illegal art trade demand.

The Guardian (U.K.) — May 29, 2007

Camille Charles of the School of Arts and Sciences says African-Americans are under-represented in the black student populations at U.S. universities.

Philadelphia Inquirer — May 28, 2007

Thomas Childers of the School of Arts and Sciences and his book, “The Best Years of Their Lives: Coming Home From World War II and Beyond,” are profiled.

Associated Press — May 27, 2007

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication says publicity among younger demographics is a necessity for presidential candidates.

Detroit Free Press — May 27, 2007

Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine discusses responsible physician-assisted and financial planning.

Philadelphia Inquirer — May 27, 2007

The School of Nursing’s LIFE program, an elder-care alternative, is featured.

Washington Post — May 26, 2007

Jack Guttentag of the Wharton School authors an op-ed concerning subprime loans.

New York Times — May 25, 2007

Mark Pauly of the Wharton School says a drop in manufacturing and an aging population fuels health-care growth in major cities.

Toronto Globe and Mail — May 25, 2007

Witold Rybczynski of the School of Design and the Wharton School is featured alongside his book, “Last Harvest: How a Cornfield Became New Daleville.”

Times of India — May 25, 2007

Roger Greenberg of the School of Medicine discusses the discovery of a possible breast-cancer gene.

Washington Post — May 25, 2007

Devesh Kapur of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on Paul Wolfowitz and his tenure at the World Bank.

Philadelphia Inquirer — May 24, 2007

Penn’s new Dennis Oppenheim-designed public art display “Wave Forms” is featured in a slideshow.

KYW Radio — May 24, 2007

Vice President Anne Papageorge, of Facilities and Real Estate Services discusses the unveiling of Penn’s new public art display.

BusinessWeek — May 24, 2007

Mae Jennifer Shores of Wharton discusses the use of MBA coaches by applicants.

Financial Times (U.K.) — May 24, 2007

Edward Tenner of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the business phenomenon of “revenge effects.”

Chronicle of Higher Education — May 24, 2007

Nelleke Van Deusen-Scholl of the School of Arts and Sciences says a planned revamp to the foreign language education system is welcome but might require adjustments from faculty.

Time Magazine — May 24, 2007

Paul Rozin of the School of Arts and Sciences is profiled for his research into disgust.

New York Times — May 23, 2007

Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School says insurance ads are trying to change the industry’s image.

Philadelphia Inquirer — May 23, 2007

Brian Strom of the School of Medicine discusses evidence that a diabetes drug may lead to heart risks.

HealthDay News — May 23, 2007

Garret FitzGerald of the School of Medicine discusses the relationship between painkillers and heart medicines.