Kevin Werbach of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on President Obama’s statement on net neutrality and the F.C.C.
Penn in the News
Meredith Tamminga of the School of Arts & Sciences discusses her work in understanding variations in language, specifically the way Philadelphians speak.
Vice President Tom Murphy of Information Technology is featured for his first 100 days at Penn.
Dominic Sisti of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses why some Penn bioethicists are calling for a return to asylums for the mentally ill.
Michael Thase of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his concerns about evening light therapy and seasonal affective disorder.
William Whitaker of the School of Design speaks of Philadelphia architect Louis Kahn saying, “He was a master of natural light and creating pace for natural light in his buildings.”
Patricia Williams of the Wharton School comments on sexist advertising.
President Amy Gutmann, Chuck Leitner and Mike Murphy of Penn Athletics comment on the Young Quakers Community Athletics program.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is quoted about civics and education. A civic ignorance study from the APPC is also cited.
Scott Barry Kaufman of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for researching what activities undergraduate students perceive to have sex appeal.
Jonah Berger of the Wharton School comments on TurboTax’s price increase.
Michael Grandner of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses sleeping habits such as snoring.
Victor Pickard of the Annenberg School for Communication writes about the history behind radio freedom in the 1940s.
Barbara Mellers and Michael Horowitz of the School of Arts & Sciences co-author an article about geopolitical predictions.
Aaron Wunsch of the School of Design comments on the potential revitalization Darby could undergo.
Tejvir Khurana of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about how the head is a “huge heat-loss source.”
Jonathan Baron of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on UTA, “unconscious-thought advantage,” and how psychologists have studied it in the past.
Douglas Smith of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the effect head injuries can have on younger kids’ brains.
Frances Jensen of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses brain development and why teens have difficulty controlling impulses.
Anne Cappola of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how metabolism and vascular function play a role in a person’s internal thermostat.