Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — September 13, 2006

Lawrence Sherman of the School of Arts and Sciences says a cycle of violence heavily contributes to poverty.

Arizona Republic — September 13, 2006

Kimberly Meltzer of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication says celebrity plays a big part in journalism.

“NewsHour with Jim Lehrer” — September 12, 2006

Dean Michael Delli Carpini of Penn’s Annenberg School discusses controversy surrounding a 9/11 docudrama.

Columbus Dispatch — September 11, 2006

Michael Delli Carpini of Penn’sAnnenberg School for Communication says political candidates are campaigning more on the Internet.

Philadelphia Inquirer — September 11, 2006

David Sarwer of the School of Medicine is cited for his involvement in an exhibit featuring reconstructive facial transformations.

Philadelphia Inquirer — September 11, 2006

Nigel Fraser of the School of Medicine discusses the reasons behind the herpes viruses’ long lifespan.

Los Angeles Times — September 11, 2006

Theodore Schurr of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the migration of DNA variations.

Dallas Morning News — September 11, 2006

Timothy Corrigan pf the School of Arts and Sciences says the events of 9/11 are very cinematic in nature.

U.S. News and World Report — September 10, 2006

The University of Pennsylvania is among universities offering significant assistance to financially disadvantaged students.

New York Times — September 8, 2006

Michael Cole of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his work in organizing an exhibit of etched artwork at Penn’s Arthur Ross Gallery.

Essence Magazine — September 8, 2006

Michael Eric Dyson of the School of Arts and Sciences provides insight on the difficulties of a romantic partnership with a co-worker.

Philadelphia Inquirer — September 8, 2006

Peter Kuriloff of the Graduate School of Education discusses a new program aimed at providing a more comprehensive learning experience.

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.”