Penn in the News

USA Today — March 8, 2007

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School discusses retirement nest eggs.

Chicago Tribune — March 7, 2007

Gwendolyn Dubois Shaw of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the art produced on the subject of slavery.

International Herald Tribune — March 7, 2007

Clark Erickson of Penn Museum and the School of Arts and Sciences says archaeological structures of past civilizations help us gain insight into their ways of thinking.

Austin American-Statesman — March 7, 2007

Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice says internal investigation of institutional abuse is many times marred by bias.

Washington Post — March 6, 2007

Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions and Camille Charles of the School of Arts and Sciences discuss diversity among black applicants.

USA Today — March 6, 2007

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School says many people overestimate their retirement savings.

USA Today — March 6, 2007

Peter Dodson of the School of Veterinary Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the discovery of a new species of dinosaur.

Scripps Howard News Service — March 6, 2007

Beth Soldo of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for her research on aging and health.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 6, 2007

Gary Hack of the School of Design says burying I-95 would help to revitalize Philadelphia.

Cleveland Plain Dealer — March 6, 2007

Beth Soldo of the School of Arts and Sciences says some baby boomers are less healthy than their elders.

University Business — March 6, 2007

Vice President Jack Heuer of Human Resources discusses Penn’s programs for aging employees.

Wall Street Journal — March 6, 2007

Lawrence Gelburd of the Wharton School says that when searching for business partners friends need to be reviewed in the same way as any other candidate.

Ottawa Citizen — March 6, 2007

Michael Katz of the School of Arts and Sciences is profiled.

Associated Press — March 5, 2007

Paul Wolpe of the School of Medicine comments on a study that seeks to predict decisions made by the brain.

San Francisco Chronicle — March 5, 2007

Michael Eric Dyson of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his writings on hip-hop.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 5, 2007

Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice says the Department of Human Services still has inadequate adoption services.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 5, 2007

Clark Erickson of Penn Museum and the School of Arts and Sciences comments on a new Museum exhibit, "Vanishing Worlds: Art and Ritual of Amazonia."

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 5, 2007

Jerilynn Radcliffe of the School of Medicine is cited for research on lead poisoning.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 5, 2007

Harris Steinberg of the School of Design discusses redesign plans for the Delaware River waterfront.

Wall Street Journal — March 5, 2007

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School discusses pension plan revision in Sweden.