The backpack invention of Lawrence Rome of the School of Arts and Sciences is profiled.
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David Skeel of the Law School says bankruptcies in 2006 will likely be less than expected.
John Jackson of the School of Arts and Sciences and the Annenberg School for Communication says there is a generational aspect in African-American men’s views of institutional racism.
Yu-Xiao Yang of the School of Medicine discusses bone density risks surrounding antacid medicines.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication says new House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s inauguration party is part of a larger political strategy.
An interactive diagram highlights a new backpack designed by Lawrence Rome of the School of Arts and Sciences.
Harbir Singh of the Wharton School says Aramark’s second move to privatization is part of a growing trend.
Dennis Culhane of the School of Social Policy and Practice says subsidized homes are cheaper than shelters when housing the homeless.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine discusses a medical ethics case involving forensics.
Dean Richardson of the School of Veterinary Medicine discusses Barbaro's road to recovery.
Michael Eric Dyson of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on Allen Iverson’s trade.
Dean Richardson of the School of Veterinary Medicine comment on Barbaro’s possible move from the hospital.
Carol Wilson Spigner of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses the Department of Human Services review panel she co-chairs.
Larry Hrebiniak of the Wharton School comments on Aramark’s decision to go private.
Lawrence Rome of the School of Arts and Sciences unveils his new backpack pulley system.
Jack Guttentag of the Wharton School discusses mortgage insurance clauses.
President Amy Gutmann discusses the Penn art collection.
Nicholas DiNubile of the School of Medicine says one may become vulnerable to “boomeritis” by age 40 without the proper amount of exercise.
Harris Steinberg of the School of Design and Harris Sokoloff of the Graduate School of Education discuss Penn's waterfront expansion plans.
Penn’s plans to move eastward are highlighted.