Penn in the News

Knight Ridder News Service — February 10, 2006

Christos Coutifaris of the School of Medicine stresses the experimental status of a new form of in vitro fertilization.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 10, 2006

Maureen Rush of Public Safety says new cameras act to prevent crime before it happens.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 9, 2006

Renata Holod of the School of Arts and Sciences says illustrations of Muhammad are more prevalent than most think.

Associated Press — February 9, 2006

Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine comments on newly released cancer statistics.

Sacramento Bee — February 8, 2006

Eric Siegel of Penn’s Wharton School says small businesses are essential to a healthy economy.

Knight Ridder News Service — February 7, 2006

Daniel Rader of the School of Medicine says hype is high for a new diet pill.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 6, 2006

Allan Pack of the School of Medicine discusses the benefits of treatments for sleep apnea.

Detroit Free Press — February 6, 2006

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences authors a commentary piece on Detroit’s highs and lows.

Associated Press — February 4, 2006

Polk Wagner of the Law School comments on laws designed to protect children from online predators.

Dissent — February 1, 2006

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences authors a piece on the recent riots in Paris.

Knight Ridder News Service — February 1, 2006

James English of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his new book, "The Economy of Prestige: Prizes, Awards, and the Circulation of Cultural Value.”

WTAE-TV (Pittsburgh) — February 1, 2006

Penn researchers are cited for their study concerning peoples’ truthfulness when putting their pets up for adoption.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch — February 1, 2006

Linda Aiken of the School of Nursing and the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the shortage of facilities for the booming nursing major.

Chicago Tribune — January 31, 2006

Mark Pauly of Penn’s Wharton School says Americans might not be prepared for President Bush’s planned health-care reform.

Governing Online — January 31, 2006

Don Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences, Howard Kunreuther of Penn’s Wharton School and Provost Ron Daniels are spotlighted for their work on a new book, “On Risk and Disaster: Lessons from Hurricane Katrina."

Philadelphia Inquirer — January 30, 2006

Renee Post of the Law School says the LSAT isn’t always a direct indicator of performance in law school.

Philadelphia Inquirer — January 30, 2006

John Pollack of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses

Franklin exhibits in the Art Museum.

Philadelphia Inquirer — January 30, 2006

Ingrid Olson of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses her study involving human assessment of attractiveness.

Financial Times — January 30, 2006

Penn’s Wharton School tops the Financial Times'

Global MBA Rankings.

Times of India — January 30, 2006

Penn research studies are cited for their work on lie detection through use of brain scans.