Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice authors an op-ed on the external-review process for academic tenure.
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Thomas Wadden of the School of Medicine says obesity surgery for children should only be considered in serious cases.
Clark Erickson of the School of Arts and Sciences says archeology helps decipher the thought process of ancient civilizations.
The Food Network show “Dinner Impossible” comes to the Psi Upsilon’s Castle with a guest list that includes President Amy Gutmann.
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for a book he co-authored, "Reflections on 21st Century Management."
Lawrence Rome of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his energy-generating backpack.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine authors an op-ed on cloning.
Kenneth Thomas of the Wharton School says many analysts still follow Alan Greenspan’s market observations closely.
Dennis Culhane of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses homelessness rates.
Lawrence Sherman of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the increased homicide rate in Philadelphia.
Mariell Jessup of the School of Medicine discusses a new heart-pressure monitor.
Sarah Gordon of the Law School and the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the legal challenging of faith-based initiatives.
Jonathan Spector of the Wharton School is named to lead the Conference Board.
Bernard Anderson of the Wharton School and Elijah Anderson of the School of Arts and Sciences discuss the link between joblessness and crime.
The Penn Masala a cappella group is profiled.
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School discusses current home loan trends.
Laurie Olin of the School of Design discusses landscape architecture.
Dean Eduardo Glandt of the School of Engineering and Applied Science discusses the design of Skirkanich Hall.
President Amy Gutmann and Sheldon Hackney, a former president, offer praise for Drew Gilpin Faust, the president-designate of Harvard.
Boris Zinshteyn, a student in the School of Arts and Sciences, is cited for co-authoring a paper on RNA editing.