Penn in the News

mtvU — April 30, 2007

David Grazian of the School of Arts and Sciences hosts guest lecturers Malcolm Gladwell & Kenna.

Hartford Courant — April 29, 2007

Nathaniel Persily of the Law School discusses same-sex marriage legislature.

National Public Radio — April 28, 2007

Witold Rybczynski of the School of Design and the Wharton School is cited for his book “Last Harvest: How a Cornfield Became New Daleville.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 26, 2007

Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions says colleges are making an increased effort to court prospective students.

Associated Press — April 26, 2007

Lisa Hark of the School of Medicine discusses nutritional policies in schools.

USA Today — April 26, 2007

Thomas Daniels of the School of Design says technological advancements will be essential in coping with increasing US urban populations.

Jewish Exponent — April 26, 2007

Ruben Gur of the School of Medicine discusses the relation between brain mass and intelligence.

National Public Radio — April 26, 2007

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School discusses subprime loans.

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 25, 2007

Penn Relay events are profiled.

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 25, 2007

Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine writes about the tragedy at Virginia Tech.

Newsday — April 25, 2007

Michael Eric Dyson of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the controversial vocabulary of some hip-hop.

CNN — April 25, 2007

The Wharton School’s business plan competition winners are profiled.

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 24, 2007

Amy Bleakley of the Annenberg School for Communication authors an op-ed on the effectiveness of abstinence-only sex education.

Associated Press — April 24, 2007

Lawrence Sherman of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Philadelphia murder statistics.

Chronicle of Higher Education — April 24, 2007

President Amy Gutmann and Michael Eric Dyson of the School of Arts and Sciences author articles directed to those affected by the tragedy at Virginia Tech.

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 23, 2007

Rachel Weinberger of the School of Design discusses mass transportation.

Associated Press — April 23, 2007

Dean Richardson of the School of Veterinary Medicine discusses Barbaro’s legacy.

WTXF-TV (Philadelphia) — April 23, 2007

Mark Alan Hughes of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin's controversial comments about Philadelphia.

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 20, 2007

Penn’s plans for a new land bridge are unveiled as architect Cecil Balmond of the School of Design is profiled.

Washington Post — April 20, 2007

Beth Soldo of the School of Arts and Sciences says baby boomers see themselves as less healthy than other generations.