Penn in the News

Wired.com — March 20, 2014

Eduardo Fernández-Duque of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted for research about how owl monkeys are unusually faithful.

“MarketWatch,” Wall Street Journal — March 20, 2014

Krista Schwarz of the Wharton School is quoted about Janet Yellen’s writings.

Education Insider — March 20, 2014

John Jackson of the Annenberg School for Communication and the School of Arts and Sciences is highlighted for being named the new dean of the School of Social Policy & Practice.

Keystone Edge — March 20, 2014

Ed Datz of Facilities and Real Estate Services comments on Penn’s expansion into Grays Ferry.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — March 20, 2014

Michelle Johnson of the Perelman School of Medicine speaks about leading Penn Medicine’s new Rehabilitation and Robotics Lab.

New York Times — March 20, 2014

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School discusses his new book and his predictions for how the Affordable Care Act will work in the future.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — March 20, 2014

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted about genetic testing.

Atlantic — March 19, 2014

Robert Collins of the School of Dental Medicine says there is no evidence that plaque is fat-soluble.

Europa Press — March 19, 2014

Eduardo Fernández-Duque of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted for researching how Azara’s owl monkeys are unusually faithful.

BBC News — March 19, 2014

Sigrid Veasey of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “We now have evidence that sleep loss can lead to irreversible injury.”

CNN — March 19, 2014

Sigrid Veasey of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how long-term sleep deprivation can lead to brain damage.

Huffington Post — March 19, 2014

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences writes about national security.

Wall Street Journal — March 19, 2014

David Skeel of the Law School talks about the $1.2 billion fine levied against Toyota.

Huffington Post — March 19, 2014

Kevin M. F. Platt of the School of Arts and Sciences blogs about Russia’s media.

Diverse: Issues in Higher Education — March 18, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education shares her thoughts about race and gender playing a role in the reputation of higher education administrators.

New York Times — March 18, 2014

Kartik Hosanagar of the Wharton School comments on a new social app, Secret.

Bloomberg — March 18, 2014

The appointment of Geoffrey Garrett as the new dean of the Wharton School is featured.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 17, 2014

Michael Leja of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the possible sale of St. Charles Borromeo Seminary’s Eakins portraits.

Wall Street Journal — March 17, 2014

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School discusses borrowing from 401(k) retirement accounts.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — March 17, 2014

Ben Stanger of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about researching how to make insulin-producing cells from gut cells.