Penn in the News

Arizona Republic — July 20, 2005
Janice Fanning Madden of the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn's Wharton School comments on Phoenix, poised to replace Philadelphia as the fifth largest U.S. city.
National Public Radio — July 20, 2005
Mary Frances Berry of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses national and international issues.
InfoWorld (Netherlands) — July 19, 2005
A report on Internet shopping by Penn's Annenberg Public Policy Center warns consumers of possible misuse of their personal information.
Gannett News Service — July 19, 2005
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of Penn's Annenberg School for Communication comments on President Clinton's imeachment and President Bush's problems in the Plame matter.
Christian Science Monitor — July 19, 2005
"The Essence of Style" by Joan DeJean of the School of Arts and Sciences is favorably reviewed.
National Geographic Traveler — July 19, 2005
Patrick McGovern of the Penn Museum discusses alcoholic beverages in ancient China.
Chicago Tribune — July 19, 2005
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of Penn's Annenberg School for Communication discusses President Bush's selection of John Roberts Jr. for the Supreme Court.
BusinessDay (South Africa) — July 19, 2005
Jeremy Siegel of Penn's Wharton School and his views on the stock market are profiled.
Associated Press — July 18, 2005
Steven J. Sondheimer of the School of Medicine comments on the safety of birth-control patches.
Philadelphia Inquirer — July 18, 2005
Mark Devlin of the School of Arts and Sciences explains the Penn-led BLAST program's launching of a telescope via a transoceanic balloon.
Houston Chronicle — July 18, 2005
A School of Design report supporting Northeast Corridor rail service is cited.
USA Today — July 18, 2005
Charles Branas of the School of Medicine comments on the importance to rural areas of medical helicopters.
Albuquerque Tribune — July 18, 2005
A survey done by Penn's Annenberg Public Policy Center points to a rise in card playing by young people.
New York Times — July 17, 2005
Theodore Ruger of the Law School co-authors an opinion article on the role of the chief justice of the Supreme Court.
Dow Jones Newswires — July 16, 2005
John O'Reardon of the School of Medicine says medical devices can help patients "stay on board with their treatment."
Chronicle of Higher Education — July 15, 2005
Robert Zemsky of the Graduate School of Education co-authors an opinion piece adapted from the forthcoming book "Remaking the American University: Market Smart and Mission Centered."
Associated Press — July 15, 2005
Paul Root Wolpe of the School of Medicine cautions that use of a new drug should take into account genetic variations among black people.
Better Homes and Gardens — July 15, 2005
Tom Wadden of the School of Medicine offers advice on selecting a commercial weight-loss program.
Associated Press — July 15, 2005
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine discusses ethical questions surrounding genetic-code issues.
Associated Press — July 15, 2005
Brad Kondracki, a student in the Law School, takes eighth place in the World Series of Poker and wins $1.15 million.