Robert M. Zemsky of the Graduate School of Education, a member of the Commission on the Future of Higher Education, discusses educational affordability.
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Neil Fishman of the School of Medicine says breakthroughs in a bacteria-attacking compound will not translate into medicine for years to come.
Mark Liberman of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the effectiveness of different linguistic blogs.
Michael Eric Dyson of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Hurricane Katrina.
Michael Kearns of the School of Engineering and Applied Science says data mining is becoming increasingly widespread.
Eric Cronin of the School of Engineering and Applied Science discusses his research concerning movie piracy.
Peter Stallybrass of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Ben Franklin’s emergence as a household name.
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences says Pennsylvania legislators’ raising of their own salaries might affect their votes.
Amy Jordan of the Penn's Annenberg School for Communication says parents have many motivations for allowing their children to watch television.
Penn is cited as a university that interacts
successfully with its surrounding community.
Jodie Foster is highlighted as the 2006 Penn Commencement speaker.
Two generations of Penn people are profiled as Morton Botel of the Graduate School of Education presents his daughter, Lara Botel-Sheppard, with her diploma.
Peggy Reeves Sanday of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses sexual abuse on college campuses.
Bruce Kuklick of the School of Arts and Sciences says presidential reliance on intellectuals hasn’t always been the
David Bell of Penn’s Wharton School says MySpace may be getting too hip to retain its popularity.
Paul Rozin of the School of Arts and Sciences says American restaurant portions outweigh those in Europe.
Wharton students lend a hand to foreign companies looking to expand to the United States.
Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice says women are just as likely as men to commit non-fatal domestic violence.
Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions discusses a small dip in SAT scores.
Olivia Mitchell of Penn’s Wharton School says early-retirement saving is irreplaceable.