Penn in the News

Philadelphia Daily News — October 16, 2006

Susan M. Wachter and Kevin Gillen of Penn’s Wharton School say that greenery improves real estate worth.

Columbus Dispatch — October 16, 2006

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication says political attacks ads have to separate themselves from the crowd to be successful.

USA Today — October 15, 2006

Robert Vanarsdall of the School of Dental Medicine says orthodontics has seen many recent improvements.

Philadelphia Inquirer — October 15, 2006

Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses records kept by the Philadelphia Department of Human Services.

Forbes — October 13, 2006

Patricia Rose of Career Services says inappropriate material on personal social networking sites can be problematic when seeking employment.

Philadelphia Inquirer — October 13, 2006

Penn Praxis of the School of Design is cited as the Mayor’s chief consultant in riverfront expansion.

Philadelphia Inquirer — October 13, 2006

Paul Root Wolpe of the School of Medicine says science has developed many ways to discover a lie.

Financial Times (London) — October 12, 2006

Joseph Turrow of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication is profiled in connection with this new book “Niche Envy: Marketing Discrimination in the Digital Age.”

Inside Higher Ed — October 12, 2006

Vice President John Zeller of Development and Alumni Relations discusses the size of gifts in a fund-raising campaign.

Los Angeles Times — October 12, 2006

Penn’s neighborhood-revitalization program is highlighted.

Los Angeles Times — October 12, 2006

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication discusses President Bush’sfashion comments to reporters.

Wall Street Journal — October 12, 2006

Jason Karlawish of the School of Medicine comments on an Alzheimer treatment study.

U.S. News and World Report — October 12, 2006

Joel Gelfand of the School of Medicine discusses the relation between psoriasis and heart problems.

USA Today — October 12, 2006

Joseph Turow of Penn’s Annenberg School For Communication says many times professors are not fully informed during the textbook ordering process.

New York Times — October 11, 2006

Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions discusses admissions competition.

New York Times — October 11, 2006

Kenneth Ginsburg of the School of Medicine is cited for co-authoring a new book, “Less Stress, More Success: A New Approach to Guiding Your Teen Through College Admissions and Beyond.”

Wall Street Journal — October 11, 2006

University of Pennsylvania research on the connection between psoriasis and heart attacks is cited.

Associated Press — October 11, 2006

Lawrence Klein of the School of Arts and Science joins the call for a minimum-wage increase.

Inside Higher Ed — October 11, 2006

Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice authors a discussion of post-tenure academia.

USA Today — October 10, 2006

Dean Richardson of the School of Veterinary Medicine provides an update on the continued recovery of Barbaro.