Penn in the News

National Public Radio — September 18, 2006

Lawrence Sherman and David Berk of the School of Arts and Sciences discuss a program to prevent murder by singling out the most likely perpetrators.

WHYY Radio — September 18, 2006

Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses his book, “Trapped in the War on Terror.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — September 17, 2006

Samuel Preston of the School of Arts and Sciences says population growth is directly related to the success of a collective society.

New York Times — September 17, 2006

Aaron Beck of the School of Medicine is honored with the Lasker Award for his research involving cognitive therapy.

New York Times — September 17, 2006

Andrew Metrick of Penn’s Wharton School comments on early-admissions programs.

WHYY Radio — September 15, 2006

Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions discusses early-admissions programs.

WHYY Radio — September 15, 2006

Theodore Ruger of the Law School discusses states’ rights and the federal government.

Wall Street Journal — September 15, 2006

Kenneth Shropshire of Penn’s Wharton School says Phillie Ryan Howard is more of an everyman than most contenders for home-run records.

Reuters — September 15, 2006

Doug Lynch of the Graduate School of Education is cited for his work on Microsoft’s new online schoolroom project.

New York Times — September 14, 2006

The University of Pennsylvania is among the top-ranked gay-friendly campuses.

Philadelphia Metro — September 14, 2006

Ira Harkavy of Penn’s Center for Community Partnerships discusses the University’s efforts to improve the community.

Philadelphia Business Journal — September 14, 2006

Penn Museum will contribute pieces to Beijing for its “Great Civilizations” exhibit.

New York Times — September 13, 2006

Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions says Penn has no plans to alter its early-admissions program.

Washington Post — September 13, 2006

Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions says Penn’s early-admission program has been successful.

Inside Higher Ed — September 13, 2006

Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions comments on Penn’s early-admissions program.

Los Angeles Times — September 13, 2006

Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions says Penn has no plans to change its admissions process.

KYW Radio — September 13, 2006

Crystal Wyatt of Penn's Makuu Black Cultural Resource Center comments on Penn’s top 10 ranking in Black Enterprise’s list of best campuses for African-Americans.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette — September 13, 2006

Tukufu Zuberi of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses an upcoming racially divided “Survivor.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — September 13, 2006

Lawrence Sherman of the School of Arts and Sciences says a cycle of violence heavily contributes to poverty.

Arizona Republic — September 13, 2006

Kimberly Meltzer of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication says celebrity plays a big part in journalism.