Penn in the News

Philadelphia Gay News — September 8, 2006

Brett Thalmann is featured for his service as chair of the Undergraduate Assembly.

National Public Radio — September 8, 2006

Mary Frances Berry of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Iraq war rhetoric.

Philadelphia Inquirer — September 7, 2006

Harvey Rubin of Penn's Institute for Strategic Threat Analysis and Response says disaster preparedness should be comprehensive and not focused merely on high-risk situations.

Los Angeles Times — September 7, 2006

Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the political climate Sen. JoeLieberman faces after his recent primary defeat.

BusinessWeek — September 7, 2006

Dean Lee Stetson and Tiffany Fujioka of Admissions hold an interactive online question-and-answer session concerning Wharton admissions.

Philadelphia City Paper — September 7, 2006

Sigal Ben-Porath of the Graduate School of Education discusses the lessons we need to learn from the 9/11 attacks.

WBUR Radio (Boston) — September 7, 2006

Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses alternative approaches to the war on terror.

Psychology Today — September 7, 2006

Mark Liberman of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the linguistic phenomenon of “eggcorns.”

Baltimore Sun — September 7, 2006

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication says having a clean slate is a good thing for a political candidate.

Associated Press — September 7, 2006

Doug Lynch of the Graduate School of Education discusses a new online classroom designed by Microsoft.

Chicago Tribune — September 6, 2006

Stephen Hoch of Penn’s Wharton School discusses Macy’s new image campaign.

Detroit Free Press — September 6, 2006

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his family’s participation in a film examining Detroit demographics.

Philadelphia Inquirer — September 5, 2006

Peter Dodson of the School of Veterinary Medicine says many more dinosaur fossils remain to be discovered.

BBC — September 3, 2006

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses casinos.

U.S. News & World Report — September 3, 2006

Steven Albelda of the School of Medicine discusses anti-cancer genes.

Atlantic Monthly — September 1, 2006

Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the rhetoric behind the “War on Terror”.

Chronicle of Higher Education — September 1, 2006

Robert Zemsky of the Graduate School of Education comments on a newly released report by the Commission on the Future of Higher Education.

Financial Times — August 31, 2006

Doug Lynch of the Graduate School of Education discusses a new graduate degree program.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 30, 2006

Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions discusses the SAT’s new essay component.

Radio Free Europe — August 30, 2006

Roger Allen of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Naguib Mahfouz’s contributions to the world of literature.