David Bell of the Wharton School is interviewed about his new book Location is (Still) Everything.
Penn in the News
Vice President Marie Witt of Business Services talks about redesigning the Penn Bookstore to adapt to changing consumer behavior.
Dan Romer of the Annenberg Public Policy Center contributes his thoughts on the need to invest in mental health for children.
Katherine Milkman of the Wharton School is cited for research showing that white men, especially those with identifiably male names, have advantages over women and minorities.
James McGann of the Wharton School and the School of Arts & Sciences shares his thoughts on U.S. think tanks.
Mauro Guillén of the Wharton School comments on new CEO of Santander Bank, Ana Patricia Botín.
John Landis of the School of Design shares his thoughts on policies that discourage families with school age children.
Sigrid Veasey of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses the importance and power of sleep.
Chad Dion Lassiter of the School of Social Policy & Practice writes about black and Latino men as victims of police brutality.
Angela Duckworth of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for her research on the term “grit.”
Lindsay Sortor of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about fertility treatments.
Cynthia Otto of the School of Veterinary Medicine and Charlie Johnson of the School of Arts & Sciences discuss cancer detection.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about a new report, “Ranking and Rewarding Access: An Alternative College Scorecard.”
Karen Beckman of the School of Arts & Sciences highlights Penn’s HAIKU conference.
Andrew Brandt of the Wharton School comments on the financial success of the National Football League.
Graduate student Matt Cook of the School of Arts & Sciences is featured for having his first thriller novel published.
Colin Hennessy of the Penn Fund says, “If we can do things to develop that relationship with our youngest alumni, we are going to see great returns in that long game.”
Kelly Writers House’s Al Filreis is featured for teaching Modern and Contemporary Poetry, a MOOC.
Cassie Mogilner of the Wharton School is mentioned for co–writing a paper, “Giving Time Gives You Time.”
Maurice Schweitzer of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring Goals Gone Wild.