Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — December 15, 2005
Penn’s Wharton School is cited for research on consumers and their shopping habits and expectations.
Philadelphia Business Journal — December 15, 2005
James E. Nevels donates $1 million to Penn’s Law School.
South Florida Sun-Sentinel — December 15, 2005
David Silverman of Penn Museum says the new Egyptian exhibit in Fort Lauderdale, which he curated, highlights humanity.
Washington Post — December 14, 2005
Robert Sharer of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the discovery of an ancient Mayan mural.
Christian Science Monitor — December 13, 2005
Nathaniel Persily of the Law School discusses political partisanship.
Associated Press — December 13, 2005
Stephen Emerson of the School of Medicine says new stem cell breakthroughs could eliminate debates over stem-cell ethics.
Philadelphia Inquirer — December 13, 2005
Steven Sondheimer of the School of Medicine discusses changes in women’s core body temperatures.
USA Today — December 13, 2005
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication comments on President Bush’s new public-opinion campaign regarding the Iraq War.
Associated Press — December 12, 2005
Al Filreis of the School of Arts and Sciences says frequent e-mails and instant messages have the capacity to improve writing skills.
Wall Street Journal — December 12, 2005
Roberta Sands of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses difficulties grandparents face in raising their grandchildren.
Associated Press — December 12, 2005
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication comments rhetoric in politics.
Associated Press — December 12, 2005
Anthony DeCurtis of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the legacy of the baby boomers.
Associated Press — December 12, 2005
Nathaniel Persily of the Law School discusses the changes made to improve election access after the 2000 elections.
Chicago Sun-Times — December 11, 2005
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says that competing to be the first to perform a new surgical procedure can have ethical consequences.
New York Times Magazine — December 11, 2005
Karl Ulrich of Penn’s Wharton School is cited for his emission-reduction proposal.
South Florida Sun-Sentinel — December 11, 2005
David Silverman of the School of Arts and Sciences discussions the evolution of Egyptian museum displays.
Kansas City Star — December 9, 2005
Samuel Preston of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses historical mortality rates and how they relate to contemporary life-expectancy statistics.
Philadelphia Inquirer — December 9, 2005
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication says the Knight Ridder buyout proposal could alter the Philadelphia Inquirer’s effectiveness as a local newspaper.
National Journal — December 9, 2005
Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the Sunni Arab perspective of the Iraq war.
Daily Times (Pakistan) — December 8, 2005
Francine R. Frankel of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on how India’s GDP rate compares with other those of countries such as China.