Theodore Hershberg of the School of Arts and Sciences says the socio-economic status of students at a given school plays a part in standardized testing.
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Vice President John Zeller of Development and Susanna Lachs of the Trustees' Council of Penn Women discuss gender-diverse donations.
Howard Stevenson of the Graduate School of Education says bringing a vacation companion for your child might benefit the whole group.
Peter Conn of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Pearl Buck.
Physicians from the School of Medicine are studying competitive eaters.
President Amy Gutmann says urban research universities often lack adequate space for expansion.
Richard Doty of the School of Medicine says loss of smell can help diagnose Alzheimer's.
Jack Guttentag of the Wharton School authors an op-ed on loan affordability.
Witold Rybczynski of the School of Design and the Wharton School says it is difficult to create a public park that satisfies everyone.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine discusses “smart drugs.”
Bruce Brod of the School of Medicine discusses the risks of tanning.
Vice President Arthur Rubenstein of the School of Medicine discusses Penn’s plans for a new biomedical-research building.
Lawrence Sherman of the School of Arts and Sciences says immigrant patterns may affect homicide rates.
Vivian Gadsden of the Graduate School of Education and Frank Furstenberg of the School of Arts and Sciences discuss current trends in the young adult-parent relationship dynamic.
Amy Wax of the Law School says it is sometimes difficult on college campuses to get a full discussion of certain topics.
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts and Sciences discusses teacher evaluations.
Peter Conn of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses author Pearl S. Buck.
Harris Sokoloff of the Graduate School of Education discusses gambling in Philadelphia.
Americus Reed of the Wharton School says a company that chooses a spokesmodel who does not use its product can be putting the brand at risk.
Peter Conn of the School of Arts and Sciences is interviewed about the discovery of a missing Pearl Buck manuscript.