Penn in the News

Associated Press — May 28, 2008
David Rudovsky of the Law School comments on a criminal trial involving the slaying of a Philadelphia police officer.
Philadelphia Weekly — May 28, 2008
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn's Fels Institute of Government discusses Barack Obama’s voter demographics.
Wall Street Journal — May 27, 2008
Alan Charles Kors of the School of Arts and Sciences authors an op-ed on academic pluralism and its effect on university structure.
WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — May 27, 2008
Ann Brownlee and Brian Rose of Penn Museum are featured discussing “Penn in the World” and other exhibits.
Associated Press — May 27, 2008
Ram Cnaan of the School of Social Policy and Practice says most ex-offenders want to better themselves after prison.
Associated Press — May 27, 2008
Ram Cnaan of the School of Social Policy and Practice says most ex-convicts seek to rejoin the community as productive members if given the chance.
Philadelphia Inquirer — May 26, 2008
Brian Rose of the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn Museum says brands like Indiana Jones benefit archeology as a whole.
Philadelphia Inquirer — May 26, 2008
David Metzger of the School of Medicine is featured for his global outreach in the prevention and treatment of HIV/AIDS.
Philadelphia Inquirer — May 26, 2008
Stephen Lane of the School of Engineering and Applied Science discusses many universities’ recent inclusion of a degree in video-game design.
Philadelphia Inquirer — May 25, 2008
J. Russell Ramsay of the School of Medicine says athletic activity is a good counter for those with ADHD.
Philadelphia Inquirer — May 25, 2008
Christopher Koper, Daniel Woods and Jeffrey Roth of the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn’s Jerry Lee Center of Criminology are cited for their study of the decriminalization of guns and its effect on violence.
Los Angeles Times — May 25, 2008
The Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for its election surveys.
Washington Post — May 24, 2008
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine comments on plans for a new ambulance that specializes in expediting organ recovery following fatalities.
Chronicle of Higher Education — May 23, 2008
President Amy Gutmann authors an op-ed on student aid at elite universities.
Philadelphia Inquirer — May 23, 2008
Leonard Lodish of the Wharton School discusses Wharton West in San Francisco.
Philadelphia Inquirer — May 23, 2008
Ralph Schumacher Jr. of the School of Medicine discusses gout.
Associated Press — May 22, 2008
Lawrence Sherman of the School of Arts and Sciences says the Internet has forced investigators to move more quickly on high-profile police-brutality cases.
Memphis Flyer — May 22, 2008
The Penn Glee Club is featured.
U.S. News & World Report — May 22, 2008
The Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for its focus-group work.
Los Angeles Times — May 21, 2008
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn's Fels Institute of Government discusses Edward Kennedy’s role in the Senate.