Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — June 26, 2006

Penn “Engineers Without Borders” travel to Honduras to provide relief for water-scarcity issues.

Philadelphia Inquirer — June 25, 2006

Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice says biographical writing can be very therapeutic.

Associated Press — June 25, 2006

Richard Leventhal of the Penn Museum says museums need to be more forthcoming about their purchasing of antiquities.

Philadelphia Business Journal — June 23, 2006

Penn’s Morris Arboretum receives a grant to build a new horticulture center.

Philadelphia Inquirer — June 22, 2006

Harvey Rubin of the School of Medicine authors an opinion piece on the modern nature of pandemics.

Baltimore Sun — June 21, 2006

Corinne R. Sweeney of the School of Veterinary Medicine comments on Barbaro’s recovery.

NPR — June 21, 2006

Therese Richmond of the School of Nursing discusses her involvement in a program that seeks to reduce the number of gunshot victims in the United States.

New York Times — June 20, 2006

Mark Liberman of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses his linguistics blog.

New York Times — June 20, 2006

Lynne B. Sagalyn of Penn’s Wharton School discusses renovation plans for New York City's Penn Station.

Wall Street Journal — June 19, 2006

Michael Useem of Penn’s Wharton School discusses managerial layering at the workplace.

Inside Higher Ed — June 19, 2006

Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses academic procrastination.

Nikkei Newspapers (Japan) — June 19, 2006

Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on voter dissatisfaction regarding the war in Iraq.

Philaedlphia Inquirer — June 18, 2006

Penn's plan for expansion along the Schuylkill River is detailed.

New York Times — June 18, 2006

Kenneth Shropshire of Penn’s Wharton School comments on the informal rules that govern professional athletes.

Chronicle of Higher Education — June 16, 2006

Susan Ellenberg of the School of Medicine discusses the process of approval behind a controversial study concerning artificial blood.

Wall Street Journal — June 16, 2006

Sara Jaffee of the School of Medicine says teen motherhood is many times the result of patterned influences.

Associated Press — June 15, 2006

Peter Dodson of the School of Veterinary Medicine discusses prehistoric bird ancestry.

Wall Street Journal — June 14, 2006

Jeremy Siegel of Penn’s Wharton School authors a commentary on the status of the market.

Philadelphia Inquirer — June 14, 2006

Amy Jordan of Penn's Annenberg School for Communication authors an opinion piece on toddlers and their television intake.

Philadelphia Inquirer — June 14, 2006

Elijah Anderson of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the evolution of inflammatory racial slurs.