Penn in the News

New York Times — February 15, 2006

Susan Ellenberg of the School of Medicine comments on findings suggesting calcium isn’t a bone strengthener.

Inside Higher Ed — February 14, 2006

Alan Charles Kors of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses punishments handed down to college bloggers.

USA Today — February 13, 2006

Lee Stetson of Admissions discusses Penn’s jump in applications.

Associated Press — February 12, 2006

Richard Leventhal of the Penn Museum discusses support for evolution.

Knight Ridder News Service — February 12, 2006

Nathaniel Persily of the Law School discusses gay rights issues before the New Jersey Supreme Court.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 12, 2006

Michael Weisberg of the School of Arts and Sciences and Richard M. Leventhal of Penn Museum author an editorial that celebrates Darwin’s discoveries.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 11, 2006

Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine comments on an investigation into fraudulent research claims concerning stem cell research.

Associated Press — February 11, 2006

James Gilligan of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the recent race riots in Los Angeles prisons.

Knight Ridder News Service — February 10, 2006

Christos Coutifaris of the School of Medicine stresses the experimental status of a new form of in vitro fertilization.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 10, 2006

Maureen Rush of Public Safety says new cameras act to prevent crime before it happens.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 9, 2006

Renata Holod of the School of Arts and Sciences says illustrations of Muhammad are more prevalent than most think.

Associated Press — February 9, 2006

Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine comments on newly released cancer statistics.

Sacramento Bee — February 8, 2006

Eric Siegel of Penn’s Wharton School says small businesses are essential to a healthy economy.

Knight Ridder News Service — February 7, 2006

Daniel Rader of the School of Medicine says hype is high for a new diet pill.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 6, 2006

Allan Pack of the School of Medicine discusses the benefits of treatments for sleep apnea.

Detroit Free Press — February 6, 2006

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences authors a commentary piece on Detroit’s highs and lows.

Associated Press — February 4, 2006

Polk Wagner of the Law School comments on laws designed to protect children from online predators.

Dissent — February 1, 2006

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences authors a piece on the recent riots in Paris.

Knight Ridder News Service — February 1, 2006

James English of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his new book, "The Economy of Prestige: Prizes, Awards, and the Circulation of Cultural Value.”

WTAE-TV (Pittsburgh) — February 1, 2006

Penn researchers are cited for their study concerning peoples’ truthfulness when putting their pets up for adoption.