Paul Skilton-Sylvester of the Graduate School of Education comments on rumors that certain snacks can improve test scores.
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Beth Soldo of the School of Arts and Sciences says boomers have more health concerns than other generations.
Bernard Anderson of the Wharton School says African-American spending increases are shaping the economy.
Martin Conyon, John Core and Wayne Guay of the Wharton School are cited for their research of CEO salaries.
Elijah Anderson of the School of Arts and Sciences says urban violence is closely related to the job market.
Karl Ulrich of the Wharton School discusses how environmental issues and economic markets are linked.
Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses visitation centers for non-custodial parents.
Dan Garafalo of Facilities and Real Estate Services discusses Penn’s efforts to recycle food waste.
Lance Becker of the School of Medicine comments on studies that examine CPR’s role in heart attacks.
The “Locally Localized Gravity” exhibit at Penn’s Institute of Contemporary Art is featured.
President Amy Gutmann comments on this year’s recipient of the Templeton Prize.
Stuart Fine of the School of Medicine says a major vitamin found in carrots is not as helpful to eyesight as previously thought.
The Quakers’ NCAA tournament odds are discussed.
Quaker player Ibrahim Jaaberis profiled.
Dennis DeTurck of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses NCAA Tournament pools.
James Scurlock of the Wharton School is cited for his documentary film “Maxed Out.”
Mauro F. Guillen of the Wharton School discusses international investing.
Maurice Schweizer of the Wharton School is cited for research into lie detection.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says neuroscience is not developed enough to realistically predict responsibility.
Kathryn Schmitz of the School of Medicine says that exercise can improve the health of smokers who aren’t willing to quit.