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The Wharton School’s Jonah Berger is cited for studying how content that triggers viewers’ emotions is popular and shared across the Web.
Anthea Butler of the School of Arts & Sciences discusses her thoughts on black Democrats, black culture and same-sex marriage.
Dean John Jackson of the School of Social Policy & Practice pens an op-ed on the importance and effectiveness of social workers.
Cynthia Otto of the School of Veterinary Medicine and A.T. Charlie Johnson of the School of Arts & Sciences are quoted about cancer detection and dogs.
Olivia S. Mitchell of the Wharton School writes making the right choices when purchasing insurance.
Larry Rome of the School of Arts and Sciences and his work on developing smaller batteries that can be recharged by the human body are the subject of this article.
Mark Trodden of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted on what the universe is made of.
Ilene Rosen of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the effect a partner has on one's sleep and health.
Harvey Rubin of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about the Ebola epidemic.
Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on the new Apple iPhone, privacy and digital advertising.
Debbie Driscoll of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on women who choose prenatal screenings.
Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comments on supporting students while they use online learning tools.
Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy & Practice talks about research on domestic violence and family violence.
Kermit Roosevelt III of the Law School discusses his presidentiaal relative and a documentary, “The Roosevelts: An Intimate History.”
Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy & Practice is interviewed about domestic violence in a full range of sports.
Adolph Reed of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the specialties and realities of present-day New Orleans.
Tukufu Zuberi of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about “Yard No. 4.”
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.
The Penn Musesum’s Richard Leventhal and Brian Daniels are quoted about damage to historical buildings due to civil war in Syria.