Penn in the News

National Public Radio — September 23, 2014

Debbie Driscoll of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on women who choose prenatal screenings.


Education Week — September 23, 2014

Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comments on supporting students while they use online learning tools.


WBUR Radio (Boston) — September 22, 2014

Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy & Practice talks about research on domestic violence and family violence.

NBC 10 (Philadelphia) — September 22, 2014

Kermit Roosevelt III of the Law School discusses his presidentiaal relative and a documentary, “The Roosevelts: An Intimate History.”

Audio: Michigan Public Radio — September 22, 2014

Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy & Practice is interviewed about domestic violence in a full range of sports.

 

 

New Orleans Advocate — September 22, 2014

Adolph Reed of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the specialties and realities of present-day New Orleans.

Huffington Post — September 22, 2014

Tukufu Zuberi of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about “Yard No. 4.”


Philly.com — September 21, 2014

Sunil Singhal of the Perelman School of Medicine and David Holt of the School of Veterinary Medicine are quoted about studying a way to make tumors glow in order to detect cancer.

Philadelphia Inquirer — September 21, 2014

The Penn Musesum’s Richard Leventhal and Brian Daniels are quoted about damage to historical buildings due to civil war in Syria.

Diverse — September 21, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education expresses her thoughts on the American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees union partnering with TMCF.

“The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti,” CBC Radio (Canada) — September 19, 2014

Visiting scholar Laura Grindstaff of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses cheerleading as a sport.

New York Daily News — September 19, 2014

A survey conducted by the Annenberg Public Policy Center is featured.

Washington Post — September 19, 2014

Joan Goodman of the Graduate School of Education is interviewed about her research on charter schools.

Chronicle of Higher Education — September 19, 2014

Dean Eric Furda of Admissions discusses flexibility for admissions officers with the Common App.

WUSL Radio (Philadelphia) — September 19, 2014

Chad Dion Lassiter of the School of Social Policy & Practice discusses NFL player Adrian Peterson and corporal punishment in the African-American community.


“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — September 18, 2014

Dan Rader of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the Resilience Project.

Philly.com — September 18, 2014

According Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census 2014, Penn tops the list of billionaire undergraduate alumni.

TheHill.com — September 17, 2014

Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education discusses a rating system for higher education.

Philadelphia Inquirer — September 17, 2014

Danielle Bassett of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is featured for receiving a grant from the MacArthur Foundation.

Time — September 17, 2014

Stewart Friedman of the Wharton School is cited for studying Millennials’ thoughts on having children in comparison to Generation Xers.