Penn in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer — September 2, 2005
Penn is among colleges and universities offering enrollment to students displaced by Hurricane Katrina.
Knight Ridder News Service — September 1, 2005
Penn researchers contribute to a study in which the effects of olive oil and ibuprofen are compared.
New York Times — September 1, 2005
Witold Rybczynski of the School of Design and Penn’s Wharton School comments on the enormous task of rebuilding New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina.
Los Angeles Times — September 1, 2005
Lorraine Tulman of the School of Nursing comments on the woman’s health chief’s resignation amid the morning after pill’s bid for over-the-counter status.
San Antonio Express-News — August 30, 2005
Frank Furstenberg of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the trend of young adults sponging off their parents.
Wall Street Journal — August 29, 2005
Amy Wax of the Law School authors an editorial piece concerning the factors that make a successful marriage seem an impossibility to many working class single mothers.
Los Angeles Times — August 29, 2005
Robert Kurzban of the School of Arts and Sciences surveys prospective daters to gain insight to the human selection process.
San Francisco Chronicle — August 29, 2005
Brigette Madrian of Penn’s Wharton School says many older employees neglect to utilize the 401(k) to its full potential.
Chicago Tribune — August 28, 2005
David Skeel of the Law School comments on a ruling affecting settlements paid by the Catholic Church to abuse victims.
New York Times — August 28, 2005
Paul Fussell of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his theories on the culture of clothes in his book “Uniforms.”
New York Times — August 28, 2005
Susan Watcher of Penn’s Wharton School discusses new mortgage options without enough history for assessment.
New York Times — August 28, 2005
Jeremy Siegel of Penn’s Wharton School says diversifying your portfolio is key to long-term success.
Los Angeles Times — August 28, 2005
Witold Rybczynski of the School of Design and Penn's Wharton School and Dennis DeTurck of the School of Arts and Sciences discuss the introductory speeches they will make to their freshmen.
Associated Press — August 28, 2005
President Amy Gutmann is spotlighted as she discusses her vision for the University.
Associated Press — August 27, 2005
Geoffrey Hazard of the Law School comments on a Fort Lauderdale judge’s ruling that many have deemed excessive.
Knight Ridder News Service — August 26, 2005
Bill Cody of Penn’s Wharton School says denim’s consistent sales will eventually wane.
Chicago Tribune — August 25, 2005
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine writes about obesity in the NFL.
Religion News Service — August 25, 2005
Joseph Lowry of the School of Arts and Sciences says colonialism "disrupted" Islamic law.
San Diego Union-Tribune — August 24, 2005
Anita Allen of the Law School comments on the ethical dilemma of pharmacists refusing to fill prescriptions that conflict with their conscience.
HealthDay News — August 24, 2005
Drew Weissman of the School of Medicine discusses his teams’ research on RNA and how it affects the immune system.