Penn in the News

Knight Ridder News Service — March 6, 2006

Sean Hennessy of the School of Medicine says using a patch to deliver medicine is more convenient.

Baltimore Sun — March 6, 2006

Abike James of the School of Medicine discusses a new trend in maternity exercise.

Washington Post — March 5, 2006

James English of the School of Arts and Sciences authors a column discussing the gravity of the Oscars in America’s award landscape.

Associated Press — March 2, 2006

Nathaniel Persily of the Law School discusses the importance of the drawing of political boundaries.

Financial Times (U.K.) — February 28, 2006

James English of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his research on culture awards in his book, “The Economy of Prestige.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 28, 2006

Lawrence W. Sherman of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the correlation between weather and crime.

Chicago Tribune — February 24, 2006

Paul Root Wolpe of the School of Medicine discusses race-inherent differences in medical diagnosis and treatment.

HealthDay — February 24, 2006

Louis Rose of the School of Dental Medicine says dental health can affect diabetes if not treated.

Chicago Tribune — February 23, 2006

Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine highlights the difficulties in medical trials without full informed consent.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette — February 22, 2006

Penn’s Wharton School is cited for a study on consumer retention.

People’s Daily (China) — February 20, 2006

President Amy Gutmann is interviewed by China’s People’s Daily.

Los Angeles Times — February 18, 2006

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses Vice President Cheney’s hunting accident and its relationship with the polls.

New York Times — February 17, 2006

Joseph Gyourko of Penn’s Wharton School discusses the decline of the condominium surge.

Chicago Tribune — February 17, 2006

Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication is cited for research concerning gambling.

New York Times — February 16, 2006

Paul Allison of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his research on the deaths of spouses.

Washington Post — February 16, 2006

Sarah Barringer Gordon of the Law School and the School of Arts and Sciences discusses America’s history of policing blasphemy.

Newsday — February 15, 2006

Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine discusses the FDA’s effectiveness in disclosing drug information to the public.

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.