Penn in the News

TheHill.com — September 29, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education writes about the importance of context when ranking colleges.


Boston Globe — September 29, 2014

Murray Grossman of the Perelman School of Medicine explains frontotemporal dementia.


New York Times — September 29, 2014

Christine Cain of the School of Veterinary Medicine comments on flea outbreaks among pets.


New York Times — September 29, 2014

Uri Simonsohn of the School of Arts & Sciences and the Wharton School is cited for reporting on common statistical shenanigans.


BBC Horizon Documentary — September 29, 2014

A documentary about the differences between the male and female brain turns to research conducted by Ragini Verma and Ruben Gur of the Perelman School of Medicine.


Philadelphia Inquirer — September 28, 2014

Katherine Milkman of the Wharton School comments on how to build new and better habits. Post-doc Brian Galla of the School of Arts & Sciences is also quoted.


Philly.com — September 28, 2014

Francis Marchlinski and David Frankel of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about a new kind of “smart” catheter.


Time — September 28, 2014

Devesh Kapur of the School of Arts & Sciences shares his thoughts on India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi visit to the United States.


Psychology Today — September 26, 2014

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences writes about his new book about his late father, J.L. Moreno, a psychodrama and group therapy pioneer.


Wall Street Journal — September 26, 2014

John Zhang of the Wharton School comments on the new Apple Pay mobile-payment service.


Philadelphia Inquirer — September 26, 2014

Larry Gladney of the School of Arts & Sciences is highlighted for visiting a local high school for a physics demonstration while delivering a motivating message to the students.


CBS3 News (Philadelphia) — September 26, 2014

The westward expansion of Penn’s home-ownership incentive program is featured.


CBS Philly — September 26, 2014

Peter O’Dwyer of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about testing vitamin D injections in addition to aggressive chemotherapy.


Technical.ly Philly — September 26, 2014

Penn Medicine is highlighted for developing apps, such as Connexus, that assist doctors and nurses with patient data.


Philadelphia Inquirer — September 25, 2014

Roberta Iversen of the School of Social Policy & Practice comments on the root cause of deep poverty.


Technical.ly/Philly — September 25, 2014

The top three projects from PennApps are spotlighted.


Dubai Chronicle — September 24, 2014

The Wharton School’s Jonah Berger is cited for studying how content that triggers viewers’ emotions is popular and shared across the Web.


Washington Post — September 24, 2014

Anthea Butler of the School of Arts & Sciences discusses her thoughts on black Democrats, black culture and same-sex marriage.


Philly.com — September 24, 2014

Dean John Jackson of the School of Social Policy & Practice pens an op-ed on the importance and effectiveness of social workers.


PBS Newshour — September 24, 2014

Cynthia Otto of the School of Veterinary Medicine and A.T. Charlie Johnson of the School of Arts & Sciences are quoted about cancer detection and dogs.