Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School is mentioned about his thoughts about online job application software.
Penn in the News
Jason Schnittker of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted about studying the link between prison time and mental illness.
David Asch of the Wharton School and the Perelman School of Medicine and Harald Schmidt of Medicine join the debate about “no smoker” hiring policies.
Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School shares his thoughts about stocks’ value.
Sharon Thompson-Schill of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for research on cognitive control.
A Penn study about the connection between weight loss competitions and money is cited.
William Labov of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the evolution of the Philadelphia accent.
Dean Andy Porter of the Graduate School of Education blogs about the Atlanta Public Schools cheating scandal.
Frances Jensen of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on President Obama’s announcement of the BRAIN Initiative.
Penn’s Department of Public Safety is cited for its No. 1 ranking in Security Magazine’s higher-education category.
S. Michael Phillips of the Perelman School of Medicine and Paul Meyer of the Morris Arboretum discuss the pollen count.
Joe Kable of the School of Arts and Sciences is featured.
George Cotsarelis of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “There are some biological lessons we might learn from studying male pattern baldness.”
Carl June of the Perelman School of Medicine has been selected to receive the Philadelphia Award.
Penn undergraduate students are highlighted for their involvement with start-ups and venture capitalism via The Dorm Room Fund.
Gregory Djanikian of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the work of the late poet laureate Daniel Hoffman.
William Labov and doctoral candidate Josef Fruehwald of the School of Arts and Sciences are featured for their research on the evolution of the Philadelphia accent.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on press access at the White House.
Flavio Cunha of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited about a collaborative study on the disparity in math abilities between rich and poor children.
Adam Grant of the Wharton School answers questions about workplace dilemmas.