Penn in the News

Associated Press — November 11, 2006

Stephen Burbank of the Law School discusses judicial independence.

Wall Street Journal — November 10, 2006

Georgette Chapman Phillips of Penn’s Wharton School says intangible development benefits are difficult to assess in court.

The Economic Times of India — November 10, 2006

Dean Patrick Harker of Penn’s Wharton School is profiled.

Wall Street Journal — November 10, 2006

Nathaniel Persily of the Law School comments on Republican strategy in the recent midterm elections.

The Economist — November 10, 2006

Luzi Hail of Penn’s Wharton School is cited for a research publication, “International Differences in the Cost of Equity Capital: Do Legal Institutions and Securities Regulation Matter?”

Philadelphia Inquirer — November 7, 2006

Carl June and Bruce Levine of the School of Medicine are cited for their work on gene-therapy treatments that target HIV.

KYW Radio — November 7, 2006

Christopher Patusky of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses a voter hotline sponsored by Penn’s Fels Institute.

USA Today — November 7, 2006

Peter Dodson of the School of Arts and Sciences and the School of Veterinary Medicine discusses the use of fossils in re-creating history.

Detroit News — November 6, 2006

Tukufu Zuberi of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the "ghetto-ization of television."

Reuters — November 6, 2006

Carl June of the School of Medicine discusses the development of an AIDS virus strain that combats other AIDS viruses.

Wall Street Journal — November 4, 2006

Brooks Jackson of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication comments on viral videos and their effect on political campaigns.

Atlanta Journal-Contitution — November 3, 2006

Donald Bogle of the School of Arts and Science is cited for his book, "Bright Boulevards, Bold Dreams: The Story of Black Hollywood.”

Dallas Morning News — November 3, 2006

Michael Eric Dyson of the School of Arts and Science is cited for his upcoming book on race relations, “Debating Race.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — November 3, 2006

Carol Spigner of the School of Social Policy and Practice is selected for a child-welfare panel.

Associated Press — November 1, 2006

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication discusses John Kerry’s much-publicized comments.

CIO Magazine — November 1, 2006

Vice President Robin Beck of Information Services and Computing discusses some fears associated with open-source materials.

MSNBC.com — November 1, 2006

Steve Freeman of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his book, “Was the 2004 Election Stolen?: Exit Polls, Fraud and the Official Count.”

Washington Post — November 1, 2006

Dean Richardson of the School of Veterinary Medicine says he will soon decide whether Barbaro can go home.

San Francisco Chronicle — November 1, 2006

Factcheck.org of Penn’s Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for monitoring political ads.

New York Times — October 31, 2006

Nathaniel Persily of the Law School discusses the history of re-drawing voting districts.