Penn in the News

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — December 26, 2014

Daniel SimolaRoberto Bonasio and Shelley Berger of the Perelman School of Medicine are highlighted for research in ant epigenetics.


TheHill.com — December 23, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses the federal government’s forthcoming college rating system.


Reuters — December 23, 2014

Thomas Donaldson of the Wharton School is quoted.


CBS Philly — December 23, 2014

Susan Sorenson of the School of Social Policy & Practice discusses gun policies and access.


Philadelphia Magazine — December 23, 2014

The Penn Shabbatones are highlighted for performing at the White House.


Huffington Post — December 22, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education creates a list of accomplishments of historically back colleges and universities in 2014.


NBC News — December 22, 2014

The student a cappella group Penn Masala is included on a list of holiday gift ideas.


Architect Magazine — December 22, 2014

The Krishna P. Singh Center for Nanotechnology is highlighted for its architectural design.


Wall Street Journal — December 22, 2014

Judith Beck of the School of Arts & Sciences shares how a buddy system helps individuals stick to their New Year resolutions.


Today.com — December 22, 2014

Kathryn Schmitz of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on conducting an intervention study in premenopausal women who did twice weekly weight training.


Boston Globe — December 21, 2014

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School comments on pension payouts.


Philadelphia Inquirer — December 21, 2014

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School and Justin Bekelman of Medicine discuss studying shorter-duration radiation treatments.


Inside Higher Ed — December 19, 2014

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education is highlighted for his course, “Case Studies in Higher Education Administration.”


New York Times — December 19, 2014

Cassie Mogilner Holmes of the Wharton School is cited for an upcoming paper that discusses how gift giving fosters relationships.


Associated Press — December 19, 2014

Scott Kasner of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the Philadelphia region having “multiple comprehensive stroke centers that can deliver this [clot-retrieval] therapy.”


Io9.com — December 19, 2014

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences discusses neurosecurity.


TheScientist.com — December 18, 2014

Dennis Discher of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is cited for stem cell lineage specification research.


U.S. News & World Report — December 18, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education shares why prospective students might choose to attend historically black colleges and universities.


NBC News — December 18, 2014

Erica Miller and Sue McDonnell of the School of Veterinary Medicine comment on migrating birds that help detect signs of danger or weather.


TheHill.com — December 17, 2014

Amy Jordan of the Annenberg Public Policy Center writes about the impact of social media on social action.