Penn in the News

Reuters — September 15, 2006

Doug Lynch of the Graduate School of Education is cited for his work on Microsoft’s new online schoolroom project.

New York Times — September 14, 2006

The University of Pennsylvania is among the top-ranked gay-friendly campuses.

Philadelphia Metro — September 14, 2006

Ira Harkavy of Penn’s Center for Community Partnerships discusses the University’s efforts to improve the community.

Philadelphia Business Journal — September 14, 2006

Penn Museum will contribute pieces to Beijing for its “Great Civilizations” exhibit.

New York Times — September 13, 2006

Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions says Penn has no plans to alter its early-admissions program.

Washington Post — September 13, 2006

Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions says Penn’s early-admission program has been successful.

Inside Higher Ed — September 13, 2006

Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions comments on Penn’s early-admissions program.

Los Angeles Times — September 13, 2006

Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions says Penn has no plans to change its admissions process.

KYW Radio — September 13, 2006

Crystal Wyatt of Penn's Makuu Black Cultural Resource Center comments on Penn’s top 10 ranking in Black Enterprise’s list of best campuses for African-Americans.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette — September 13, 2006

Tukufu Zuberi of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses an upcoming racially divided “Survivor.”

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.