Penn in the News

Wall Street Journal — August 1, 2006

Robert DeRubeis of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on a trial that investigates optimism's effect on anti-depressant treatment.

New York Times — July 31, 2006

Kathryn Edin of the School of Arts and Sciences says unemployed men are more likely to be living alone.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 31, 2006

Harold Dibble of the Penn Museum discusses the evolution of the Neanderthals.

WHYY Radio — July 31, 2006

Howard Stevenson of the Graduate School of Education discusses African- American fatherhood.

Japan Times — July 31, 2006

Barbaro’s recovery is the subject of an editorial.

People's Daily (China) — July 31, 2006

Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions discusses the admissions process in the U.S.

Washingtonpost.com — July 31, 2006

Michael Eric Dyson of the School of Arts and Sciences heads a Q&A session on African-American issues.

Newsweek — July 31, 2006

Daniel Bogan of the School of Engineering and Applied Science discusses his work on musicians' software that aids children with brain injuries.

New York Times — July 30, 2006

Nathaniel Persily of the Law School comments on the relationship between courts and public opinion.

New York Times — July 30, 2006

Robert Zemsky of the Graduate School of Education says students choose higher-priced colleges even amid raising costs.

Newsday — July 30, 2006

Nigel Lockyer of the School of Arts and Sciences authors an op-ed on the future of American particle physics.

New York Times — July 30, 2006

Samuel Preston of the School of Arts and Sciences says that obesity has been figured in to long-term life projections.

NewScientist — July 29, 2006

Fernando Pereira of the School of Engineering and Applied Science says a new program he developed will help users remember their attachments.

San Francisco Chronicle — July 28, 2006

James Orsini of the School of Veterinary Medicine discusses the cooling treatment being used on Barbaro.

USA TODAY — July 28, 2006

Dean Richardson of the School of Veterinary Medicine provides updates on Barbaro’s condition.

Philadelphia Weekly — July 26, 2006

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences discussess Philadelphia's Greenbelt Knoll, one of the nation's first racially integrated housing developments.

Philadelphia Inquirer — July 24, 2006

Jack Nagel of the School of Arts and Sciences says the value of the Internet for garnering political support for candidates is largely unknown.

Times of London — July 24, 2006

Martin Seligman of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his research on positive psychology.

Associated Press — July 24, 2006

David Rudovsky of the Law School says the Constitution protects against specific instances of injustice.

San Francisco Chronicle — July 23, 2006

Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says surplus flu drugs present moral issues.