Penn in the News

Orange County Register — July 12, 2007

David Reibstein of the Wharton School says American soccer’s courting of David Beckham is likely a business strategy.

WPVI-TV — July 12, 2007

The Matthew J. Ryan Veterinary Hospital of the School of Veterinary Medicine performs an MRI on an anaconda.

New York Times — July 11, 2007

Mark Pauly of the Wharton School discusses Medicare costs.

Washington Post — July 11, 2007

John DiIulio of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the prospect of universal health insurance for children.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 10, 2007

Amita Sehgal of the School of Medicine is cited for research studying the brains of sleeping fruit flies.

Associated Press — July 10, 2007

Kenneth Lande of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses subterranean science.

Chronicle of Higher Education — July 10, 2007

Jeff Weintraub of the School of Arts and Sciences says political labels like “neocon’ have lost meaning from over-use.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 9, 2007

Lisa Hark of the School of Medicine says too much caffeine can be harmful.

Wired Magazine — July 9, 2007

Jennifer Pinto-Martin of the School of Nursing discusses the challenges faced by autistic children.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 9, 2007

Wendell Pritchett of the Law School discusses his role as an advisor to Michael Nutter.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 8, 2007

Jack Ludmir of the School of Medicine says child births among undocumented immigrants strain the health-care system.

The Guardian (U.K.) — July 8, 2007

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication says the Internet has given voice to a whole new generation of amateur journalists.

Newark Star-Ledger — July 8, 2007

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the history of Newark and other American cities.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 6, 2007

Mark Liberman of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses gender linguistics and is cited for his book “Far From the Madding Gerund and Other Dispatches From Language Log.”

Christian Science Monitor — July 6, 2007

Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School authors an op-ed on the Supreme Court.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 6, 2007

Alan Lerner of the Law School says re-opening already-litigated cases is difficult.

New York Times — July 6, 2007

Theodore Hershberg of the School of Arts and Sciences says the socio-economic status of students at a given school plays a part in standardized testing.

Chronicle of Higher Education — July 6, 2007

Vice President John Zeller of Development and Susanna Lachs of the Trustees' Council of Penn Women discuss gender-diverse donations.

New York Times — July 5, 2007

Howard Stevenson of the Graduate School of Education says bringing a vacation companion for your child might benefit the whole group.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 5, 2007

Peter Conn of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Pearl Buck.