Penn in the News

HBCU Lifestyle — August 25, 2014

Marybeth Gasman and doctoral student Felecia Commodore of the Graduate School of Education co-author an article about African-Americans being valued by historically black colleges and universities.

Philadelphia Business Journal — August 25, 2014

Duygu Kuzum of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is featured for being named to the MIT Technology Review’s 2014 list of 35 Innovators Under 35.

Fox Sports — August 25, 2014

Penn’s football team reacts to the new uniforms.

New York Times — August 25, 2014

The Perelman School of Medicine’s David Casarett discusses his book Shocked: Adventures in Bringing Back the Recently Dead.

BuzzFeed — August 25, 2014

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts & Sciences says, “The primary period of black urban uprisings … was 1963 to 1970, nearly all of them … sparked by confrontations between African-Americans and the police.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 24, 2014

Daniel Weintraub of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how psychiatric problems might be early symptoms of a movement disorder.

Wall Street Journal — August 24, 2014

Howard Pack of the Wharton School is quoted about Airbus.

Philly.com — August 24, 2014

Tom Baker of the Law School discusses leading research into insurance exchanges.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 22, 2014

Jeanmarie Perrone of the Perelman School of Medicine praises new opioid restrictions set by the Drug Enforcement Administration.

Business Insider (India) — August 22, 2014

Undergraduates Collin Hill and Aaron Goldstein of the Wharton School and William Duckworth of the School of Engineering and Applied Science and School of Arts & Sciences alum Becca Goldstein are featured for developing a smartphone-app thermometer.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — August 22, 2014

Duygu Kuzum of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is featured for being named to the MIT Technology Review’s 2014 list of 35 Innovators Under 35.

Time — August 22, 2014

A collaborative report from Maurice Schweitzer of the Wharton School about people who seek advice is cited.

Business Insider — August 21, 2014

Rahul Mangharam of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is quoted about how wireless charging works.

Philly.com — August 21, 2014

Roy Rosin, David Asch and Raina Merchant of the Perelman School of Medicine contribute their thoughts about the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Wharton’s Jonah Berger is cited for his book Contagious: Why Things Catch On.

Inside Higher Ed — August 21, 2014

Charles H.F. Davis III and Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education are cited for studying the graduation rates and existing disparities in Ferguson, Mo.

New Yorker — August 21, 2014

Sleep research from Allan Pack of the Perelman School of Medicine is described.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — August 21, 2014

Joseph Simmons of the Wharton School comments on co-authoring a mock study that became the impetus for a change in monitoring peer-reviewed publications.

Harrisburg Patriot-News — August 21, 2014

Kevin Gillen of the School of Arts & Sciences explains how late tax payments weaken the system.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 20, 2014

Cory Newman of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how one can help those coping with suicide.

Education Week — August 20, 2014

Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comments on entrance exam scoring.