Penn in the News

Atlanta Journal-Contitution — November 3, 2006

Donald Bogle of the School of Arts and Science is cited for his book, "Bright Boulevards, Bold Dreams: The Story of Black Hollywood.”

Dallas Morning News — November 3, 2006

Michael Eric Dyson of the School of Arts and Science is cited for his upcoming book on race relations, “Debating Race.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — November 3, 2006

Carol Spigner of the School of Social Policy and Practice is selected for a child-welfare panel.

Associated Press — November 1, 2006

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication discusses John Kerry’s much-publicized comments.

CIO Magazine — November 1, 2006

Vice President Robin Beck of Information Services and Computing discusses some fears associated with open-source materials.

MSNBC.com — November 1, 2006

Steve Freeman of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his book, “Was the 2004 Election Stolen?: Exit Polls, Fraud and the Official Count.”

Washington Post — November 1, 2006

Dean Richardson of the School of Veterinary Medicine says he will soon decide whether Barbaro can go home.

San Francisco Chronicle — November 1, 2006

Factcheck.org of Penn’s Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for monitoring political ads.

New York Times — October 31, 2006

Nathaniel Persily of the Law School discusses the history of re-drawing voting districts.

San Francisco Chronicle — October 31, 2006

Dennis Culhane of the School of Social Policy and Practice says tracking systems are needed before the homeless problem can be properly addressed.

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Fort Lauderdale) — October 30, 2006

Steven Freeman of the School of Arts and Sciences co-authors an op-ed on restoring voter confidence in the security of vote tallying.

Philadelphia Inquirer — October 30, 2006

Andrew Newberg of the School of Medicine measures brain activity among those who claim to be speaking in tongues.

Associated Press — October 30, 2006

Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses campaign visibility.

Buffalo News — October 30, 2006

Mark Liberman of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his Language Log website.

“NewsHour With Jim Lehrer” — October 30, 2006

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication discusses negative campaigns.

New York Times — October 30, 2006

Robert Meyer of Penn’s Wharton School says bargains prompt other spending.

Chemical and Engineering News — October 30, 2006

Virgil Percec of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his work with polymers.

ABC News — October 29, 2006

Dick Polman of the School of Arts and Sciences says the Democratic Iraq strategy is unclear.

Newsday — October 29, 2006

Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions discusses competition in college admissions.

Los Angeles Times — October 28, 2006

Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences says negative campaign ads can be the most effective means of reaching the voting base.