Penn in the News

Popular Science — September 23, 2005
John Crocker of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is spotlighted for his advances in the measuring of living cells.
Newsday — September 22, 2005
Daniel Langleben of the School of Medicine discusses his team's research on using brain scans to conduct lie-detecting tests.
ABC — September 22, 2005
Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice is featured as he advises how to handle public displays of domestic abuse.
Inside Higher Ed — September 21, 2005
Robert Zemsky of the Graduate School of Education joins his co-authors for a question-answer session on their new book, “Remaking the American University.”
Philadelphia Weekly — September 21, 2005
Penn is featured for its outreach to Katrina-displaced students.
Associated Press — September 21, 2005
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of Penn's Annenberg School for Communication says unpopular wars all share a common strain of political commentary.
Chronicle of Higher Education — September 20, 2005
Robert Zemsky of the Graduate School of Education has been named to a national panel of the future of higher education.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette — September 20, 2005
Joseph Gallo of the School of Medicine comments on the evasive nature of depression and its fatal symptoms.
Chicago Tribune — September 19, 2005
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine comments on a proposed cloning ban in Wisconsin.
Atlanta Journal-Constitution — September 19, 2005
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine discusses the politics behind organ transplants and the recipients.
Washington Post — September 19, 2005
Don Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences addresses controversial federal appointments in the wake of the FEMA scandal.
HealthDay News — September 19, 2005
Researchers at the School of Medicine say antibiotics could make users prone to sickness.
HealthDay News — September 19, 2005
Lewis A. Chodosh of the School of Medicine discusses the discovery of a new gene’s attributes and how it affects the treatment of breast cancer.
Associated Press — September 16, 2005
Kitty Kolbert of Penn's Annenberg School for Communication says the Constitution needs to be applied to daily life.
Knight Ridder News Service — September 16, 2005
Nathaniel Persily of the Law School says memos, not his confirmation hearing, are a better road map to Supreme Court nominee John Roberts' views.
WPVI-TV — September 15, 2005
Maureen Rush of Public Safety discusses campus fire safety upgrades and the importance of fire-safety knowledge and precautions.
Associated Press — September 14, 2005
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine addresses "miracle cure" medical books’ veracity.
Boston Globe — September 14, 2005
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of Penn's Annenberg School for Communication addresses the need for governmental accountability and honesty concerning Katrina relief.
WCAU-TV — September 14, 2005
Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses spousal abuse during pregnancy.
Newhouse News Service — September 13, 2005
Paul Rozin of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited research on eating habits around the globe.