Penn in the News

New York Times — August 2, 2005
Amy Wax of the Law School comments on the ongoing debate over the Supreme Court nominee’s background.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 1, 2005
Robert Kurzban of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses theories behind romantic pairing and the mating market.
Philadelphia Inquirer — August 1, 2005
Joan DeJean of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for her new book, "The Essence of Style: How the French Invented High Fashion, Fine Food, Chic Cafes, Style, Sophistication, and Glamour."
Wall Street Journal — August 1, 2005
Raffi Amit of Penn’s Wharton School is cited for his research concerning second generation of family CEOs.
USA Today — August 1, 2005
Gary Foster of the School of Medicine discusses the decline in popularity of the Atkins diet.
USA Today — August 1, 2005
Fred Kaplan of the School of Medicine is on a quest, along with his team of experts, to cure FOP.
Philadelphia Inquirer — July 31, 2005
President Amy Gutmann comments on the impact the newly constructed Cira Centre will have on the city.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette — July 31, 2005
George Thomas of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses a landmark Philadelphia historical building that may soon face demolition.
Associated Press — July 29, 2005
Thomas Childers of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his World War II book “Wings of Morning.”
Philadelphia Inquirer — July 29, 2005
Shashank Desai of the School of Medicine and Elijah Anderson of the School of Arts and Sciences discuss a new heart medication engineered specifically for African-Americans.
Associated Press — July 29, 2005
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of Penn's Annenberg School for Communication comments on the contract between a journalist and his publisher.
Philadelphia Inquirer — July 28, 2005
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the escalating role of veterans of the Iraq war as political candidates.
Newsday — July 28, 2005
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication comments on possible messages in Jane Fonda’s new war protest tour.
New York Times — July 28, 2005
Frank F. Furstenberg of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses how relationships between parents and children have become more akin to friendship over the generations.
Associated Press — July 28, 2005
Edward Emmett of the School of Medicine discusses the risks of being exposed to harmful chemicals in the drinking water supply.
Associated Press — July 28, 2005
Paul Root Wolpe of the School of Medicine comments on the need for heightened attention toward genetic makeup in different racial groups when administering medicines.
Baltimore Sun — July 28, 2005
Research on perspiration conducted by George Preti of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited in a discussion of perspiration and the science behind it.
Reuters — July 27, 2005
Michael Selzer of the School of Medicine discusses the possibilities of stem cell transplants in humans.
Associated Press — July 27, 2005
Amy Wax of the Law School comments on the lack of a paper trail a Supreme Court nominee likely has and how it affects the release of information to the public.
Education Week — July 27, 2005
Thomas B. Corcoran of the Graduate School of Education discusses teacher training options and consequences.