Penn in the News

Boston Globe — March 8, 2006

Donald Bogle of the School of Arts and Sciences says the experience of trading races on a new show might be more educational for one of the families in particular.

Washington Post — March 8, 2006

Jeff Roth of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses theories behind drops in teenage crime.

Knight Ridder News Service — March 8, 2006

James McKay of the School of Medicine is cited for his research on addiction.

Orlando Sentinel — March 8, 2006

Jonathan Barnett of the School of Design comments on urban layout in relation to population growth in the future.

Knight Ridder News Service — March 8, 2006

Stephen Rubin of the School of Medicine discusses the symptoms of cervical cancer.

Baltimore Sun — March 7, 2006

Don Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the controversial sale of American ports to global companies.

National Public Radio — March 7, 2006

Mary Frances Berry of the School of Arts and Sciences is a guest on “News and Notes.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 7, 2006

Jeanne Stanley of the Graduate School of Education discusses social support for alternate lifestyles.

Minnesota Public Radio — March 7, 2006

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication guests on a radio show discussing motives behind advertising.

USA TODAY — March 7, 2006

Angela Duckworth and Martin Seligman of the School of Arts and Sciences say American students’ sub-par performance is largely due to work ethic.

Knight Ridder News Service — March 6, 2006

Sean Hennessy of the School of Medicine says using a patch to deliver medicine is more convenient.

Baltimore Sun — March 6, 2006

Abike James of the School of Medicine discusses a new trend in maternity exercise.

Washington Post — March 5, 2006

James English of the School of Arts and Sciences authors a column discussing the gravity of the Oscars in America’s award landscape.

Associated Press — March 2, 2006

Nathaniel Persily of the Law School discusses the importance of the drawing of political boundaries.

Financial Times (U.K.) — February 28, 2006

James English of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his research on culture awards in his book, “The Economy of Prestige.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 28, 2006

Lawrence W. Sherman of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the correlation between weather and crime.

Chicago Tribune — February 24, 2006

Paul Root Wolpe of the School of Medicine discusses race-inherent differences in medical diagnosis and treatment.

HealthDay — February 24, 2006

Louis Rose of the School of Dental Medicine says dental health can affect diabetes if not treated.

Chicago Tribune — February 23, 2006

Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine highlights the difficulties in medical trials without full informed consent.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette — February 22, 2006

Penn’s Wharton School is cited for a study on consumer retention.