Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 30, 2006

Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions discusses the SAT’s new essay component.

Radio Free Europe — August 30, 2006

Roger Allen of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Naguib Mahfouz’s contributions to the world of literature.

“NewsHour with Jim Lehrer” — August 30, 2006

Roger Allen comments on the life and contributions of Naguib Mahfouz.

National Public Radio — August 30, 2006

Roger Allen of the School of Arts and Science reflects upon Egyptian novelist Naguib Mahfouz’s accomplishments.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette — August 30, 2006

Doug Lynch of the Graduate School of Education discusses education as a market.

KYW-TV — August 30, 2006

Safety on Campus’ National Campus Safety Awareness Month is launched at Penn.

La Vanguardia (Spain) — August 29, 2006

Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Katrina’s effect on President Bush’s popularity.

Christian Science Monitor — August 29, 2006

Samuel Preston of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses U.S. fatalities in Iraq.

Boston Globe — August 28, 2006

Charlie Johnson of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses his research on stickiness.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 28, 2006

Mark Liberman of the School of Arts and Science discusses language taboos.

New York Times — August 27, 2006

Eugenie Birch of the School of Design discusses cul-de-sacs.

Boston Globe — August 27, 2006

Joseph Turrow of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication discusses the relationship between consumer and marketer in light of modern technology.

Washington Post — August 26, 2006

Samuel Preston and student Emily Buzzell of the School of Arts and Sciences discuss U.S. casualties in Iraq.

Wall Street Journal — August 26, 2006

Devesh Kapur of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses India’s view of liquor.

Philadelphia Weekly — August 26, 2006

George Matysik, a student in the College of General Studies, is profiled.

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review — August 25, 2006

Christopher Patusky of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the role of racism in the debate on illegal immigration.

Metro Philadelphia — August 25, 2006

Penn’s Veterans Upward Bound program is featured.

HealthDay News — August 25, 2006

Francis Marchlinksi of the School of Medicine discusses new imaging technology that could make surgery safer.

New York Times — August 25, 2006

Todd Sinai of Penn’s Wharton School discusses real estate price indexing.

Reuters — August 24, 2006

Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says a newer stem cell method is not viable.