Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication says public opinion is not easily changed with one speech.
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President Amy Gutmann is cited for her book, “Democratic Education.”
Harris Steinberg of the School of Design discusses Philadelphia urban planning.
Lynne Farrington of the Library discusses Penn’s acquisition of rare cooking books.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication says expectations are high for President Bush’s Iraq policy-change speech.
Robert Zemsky of the Graduate School of Education says a student’s drive to be academically competitive is very similar to an athlete’s.
Kathy Michel of the School of Veterinary Medicine discusses canine obesity.
Elijah Anderson of the School of Arts and Sciences says RIP shirts have double meanings.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine comments on a medical surgery involving the stunting of a disabled child’s growth.
Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses anti-terrorism training for mall security.
Irma Elo of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for research comparing the life expectancy of different demographic groups.
Kevin Werbach of the Wharton School discusses Internet video-sharing services.
Dennis Culhane of the School of Social Policy and Practice says funding for homelessness is many times not properly allocated.
Alvin Chin of the School of Medicine says science-based television programming is lacking.
Brian Strom of the School of Medicine says there is little evidence to back up the many myths surrounding soy products.
President Amy Gutmann is profiled.
Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences authors an op-ed on the war on terror.
The backpack invention of Lawrence Rome of the School of Arts and Sciences is profiled.
David Skeel of the Law School says bankruptcies in 2006 will likely be less than expected.
John Jackson of the School of Arts and Sciences and the Annenberg School for Communication says there is a generational aspect in African-American men’s views of institutional racism.