Penn in the News

Washington Post — July 19, 2006

Joel Gelfand of the School of Medicine discusses those most susceptible to sunburns.

Wall Street Journal — July 19, 2006

Executive Vice President Craig Carnaroli says activists are much more likely to work with trustees than in the past.

Associated Press — July 18, 2006

Dean Richardson of the School of Veterinary Medicine provides step-by-step information on Barbaro’s recovery.

New York Magazine — July 17, 2006

Martin Seligman of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the applications of positive psychology.

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette — July 15, 2006

Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences says a FEMA separation from the Department of Homeland Security could cause unnecessary confusion during disasters.

Newsday — July 15, 2006

Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences says President Bush’s recent interaction with the media illustrates his active disengagement from the Middle East conflict.

Detroit News — July 15, 2006

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences and Eugenie Birch of the School of Design and the Penn Institute for Urban Research discuss the recent boom in Detroit’s economy.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 14, 2006

Ivan Dmochowski of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the unique reaction between Mentos and Diet Coke.

New York Times — July 14, 2006

Dean Richardson of the School of Veterinary Medicine provides an update on Barbaro’s laminitis.

Wall Street Journal — July 14, 2006

Kent Smetters of Penn’s Wharton School comments on a possible foreign alliance for General Motors.

Chronicle of Higher Education — July 14, 2006

President Amy Gutmann speaks on extremism.

Associated Press — July 12, 2006

Dean Richardson of the School of Veterinary Medicine discusses Barbaro’s new health challenges.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 11, 2006

Dean Michael Delli Carpini of Penn's Annenberg School for Communication comments on the difficulties surrounding the dismissal of women from their jobs due to their husbands' careers.

Associated Press — July 10, 2006

Dean Richardson of theSchool of Veterinary Medicine performs additional corrective surgery on Barbaro.

Orlando Sentinel — July 10, 2006

Elijah Anderson of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses lack of support groups for African-American boys.

Wall Street Journal — July 10, 2006

Patti Williams of Penn’s Wharton School comments on the effectiveness of “viral” marketing online.

Associated Press — July 5, 2006

Hans-Peter Kohler of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses age structures that lead to a declining population.

Associated Press — July 5, 2006

Dean Richardson of the School of Veterinary Medicine says Barbaro is faring well after his second cast change.

Dallas Morning News — July 3, 2006

Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says medical professionals have no place in executions.

Wall Street Journal — July 1, 2006

Jeremy Siegel of Penn’s Wharton School comments on hedge funds.