Penn in the News

Associated Press — June 23, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses political attack ads.
Washington Post — June 22, 2008
The environmental fervor sweeping college campuses has reached beyond the push to recycle plastics and offer organic food and is transforming the curriculum, permeating classrooms, academic majors and expensive new research institutes.
New York Times — June 22, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on the media’s coverage of the presidential campaign.
Philadelphia Inquirer — June 22, 2008
PennPraxis of the School of Design is credited with creating "A Civic Vision for the Central Delaware," a 30-year road map for the riverfront.
Philadelphia Inquirer — June 22, 2008
Eric Trager, a student in the School of Arts and Sciences, authors an op-ed on PhillyCarShare pricing.
Philadelphia Inquirer — June 22, 2008
Kevin Gillen of the Wharton School analyzes Philadelphia’s system of real-estate appraisals.
Albany Times-Union — June 22, 2008
Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School discusses the legal basis of New York Gov. David Paterson’s decision to recognize out-of-state same-sex marriages.
New York Times — June 22, 2008
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School discusses ageism in the workplace.
Philadelphia Inquirer — June 21, 2008
Erin Armendinger of the Wharton School says the super-rich are affected in different ways by the struggling economy.
Associated Press — June 21, 2008
Lawrence Soma of the School of Veterinary Medicine says a 2003 horse-racing study showed widespread use steroids.
Salon.com — June 20, 2008
The Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for its focus-group work.
Wall Street Journal — June 20, 2008
School of Nursing researchers are cited for the study of nurse-staffing mandates.
HealthDay News — June 20, 2008
Paul Forfia of the School of Medicine discusses the role low blood sodium may play in predicting health concerns.
Philadelphia Daily News — June 19, 2008
Bruce Molholt of the School of Arts and Sciences says a potential school development site is safe from prior groundwater contamination.
Jewish Exponent — June 19, 2008
Penn receives a $50 million donation from Jerome and Anne Fisher for a new transitional medicine research building.
Time Magazine — June 19, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on historic political campaign ads.
Journal of Blacks in Higher Education — June 19, 2008
Tukufu Zuberi of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the new doctoral program in Africana studies.
Wall Street Journal — June 18, 2008
Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School discusses “stop-loss” investments.
Washington Post — June 17, 2008
Charles O'Brien of the School of Medicine discusses the diagnosing of alcoholism.
National Public Radio — June 17, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on the presidential candidates’ wives’ impact on their campaigns.