Penn in the News

Associated Press — May 7, 2008
Leonard Lodish of the Wharton School discusses corporate logos.
Inside Higher Ed — May 7, 2008
Associate Provost Andrew Binns and Andrew Rennekamp, a student in the School of Medicine, discuss Ph.D. tuition changes.
Washington Post — May 7, 2008
The Wharton School is cited for its expertise on job relocation.
Philadelphia Inquirer — May 7, 2008
Penn is featured for its green initiatives, and Daniel Garofalo of Facilities and Real Estate Services is interviewed.
Education Week — May 7, 2008
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his research on teacher turnover.
WHYY Radio — May 7, 2008
John Jackson of the School of Arts and Sciences is featured as his book, “Racial Paranoia,” is discussed.
PBS — May 6, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication is interviewed about the presidential primaries.
Philadelphia Inquirer — May 6, 2008
Shiriki Kumanyika of the School of Medicine discusses adolescent obesity and poverty.
Philadelphia Inquirer — May 4, 2008
Rachel Toaff-Rosenstein, a student in the School of Veterinary Medicine, is awarded the Penn Vet Student Inspiration Award.
Raleigh News & Observer — May 4, 2008
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn's Fels Institute of Government discusses the duties involved with becoming a governor.
Wall Street Journal Report — May 4, 2008
President Amy Gutmann discusses how an Ivy League education is available to more and more students.
Philadelphia Inquirer — May 3, 2008
Roberta Iversen of the School of Social Policy and Practice says underemployment is largely unaccounted for in economic censuses.
Philadelphia Daily News — May 2, 2008
President Amy Gutmann receives the Distinguished Community Leadership Award from Operation Understanding.
Chicago Tribune — May 2, 2008
Brooks Jackson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center discusses political rhetoric, and the Center’s Web site,, is cited for its analysis of the candidates’ campaigns.
Forbes — May 2, 2008
Penn’s green initiatives are featured.
Philadelphia Weekly — May 1, 2008
Anthony Sorrentino of the Executive Vice President’s Office and Glenn Bryan of Community Relations discuss Penn’s expansion plans.
Philadelphia Inquirer — May 1, 2008
Brittany Bonnette, a student in the School of Arts and Sciences, discusses alternate-transportation proposals in Philadelphia.
Philadelphia Inquirer — May 1, 2008
Daniel Garofalo of Facilities and Real Estate Services discusses Penn’s green initiatives.
USA Today — May 1, 2008
Z. John Zhang of the Wharton School comments on efficiency’s effect on competition in business.
Chronicle of Higher Education — April 30, 2008
Vice President Anne Papageorge and Daniel Garofalo of Facilities and Real Estate Services discuss Penn’s green initiatives as the University is ranked highest in a National Green-Power Contest.