Penn in the News

Wall Street Journal — May 14, 2007

Michael Useem of the Wharton School says the Dow Jones & Co. chief executive’s strategies amid a takeover will define his career.

“Tony Brown's Journal” (PBS) — May 14, 2007

Camille Charles of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses diversity among blacks in academia.

HealthDay News — May 14, 2007

James Coyne of the School of Medicine is cited for research into psychotherapy’s affect on lifespan.

Financial Times (U.K.) — May 14, 2007

Peter Degnan of the Wharton School says follow-up is crucial after executive course programs are completed.

Washington Post — May 13, 2007

Christopher Geczy of the Wharton School says that many investor options are socially and morally ambiguous.

Boston Globe — May 11, 2007

President Amy Gutmann is among female university presidents featured.

“Good Morning America” — May 11, 2007

Richard Doty of the School of Medicine says loss of smell can signal more serious health problems.

Financial Times (U.K.) — May 11, 2007

Keith Hampton of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses listservs and their effects.

Philadelphia Inquirer — May 10, 2007

Janet Theophano of the School of Arts and Sciences says cooking legacies can be an important part of family history.

Economic Times of India — May 9, 2007

Mauro Guillen of the Wharton School comments on international economies.

Philadelphia Inquirer — May 9, 2007

Hank Kung and Daniel Skovronsky of the School of Medicine discuss the use of radiopharmaceuticals to diagnose Alzheimer's.

Philadelphia Inquirer — May 9, 2007

Lawrence Sherman of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the “stop and frisk” police procedure.

New York Times — May 9, 2007

Deborah Driscoll of the School of Medicine discusses early pre-natal screening for genetic disorders.

Chronicle of Higher Education — May 8, 2007

President Amy Gutmann is interviewed about college access and about civility in politics.

MSNBC — May 8, 2007

David Sarwer of the School of Medicine discusses the link between body dysmorphic disorder and cosmetic surgery.

Washington Post — May 8, 2007

Penn researchers are cited for studying the side effects of niacin.

Philadelphia Inquirer — May 8, 2007

Kevin Gillen of the Wharton School says the condo market is declining.

New York Times — May 8, 2007

Albert Stunkard of the School of Medicine is cited for research concerning the nature vs. nurture argument in obesity.

Associated Press — May 8, 2007

Charles Bernstein and Al Filreis of the School of Arts and Sciences discuss the university audio poetry archive, PennSound.

National Public Radio — May 8, 2007

Camille Charles of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses immigration’s effect on affirmative action.