Penn in the News

Chronicle of Higher Education — November 12, 2014

Interim Dean Wendell Pritchett of the Law School says that measures of student outcomes are often left out in discussions of federal regulation.


PCWorld — November 12, 2014

Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication is quoted about the disappearance of online privacy.


U.S. News — November 12, 2014

Adam Grant of the Wharton School suggests thoughtful interview questions.


TheRoot.com — November 12, 2014

Howard Stevenson of the Graduate School of Education is cited for his book Promoting Racial Literacy in Schools: Differences That Make a Difference.


Huffington Post — November 12, 2014

Carl June of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses performing T-cell/HIV treatments on leukemia patients.


CNBC — November 11, 2014

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School discusses his confidence in the Dow 18,000.


Philadelphia Inquirer — November 11, 2014

Lynn Schuchter of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how music is “humanizing” for her patients enduring hospital care.


Vox — November 11, 2014

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for his book Mind Wars: Brain Science and the Military in the 21st Century.


Nova Next, WHYY — November 11, 2014

Melissa Hunt of the School of Arts & Sciences is featured for studying why people with iron deficiency often crave ice and how that might provide a cognitive boost.


Bloomberg News — November 10, 2014

Kevin Gillen of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on how Hurricane Sandy affected the housing market for New Jersey shore homes.


Chronicle of Higher Education — November 10, 2014

Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education suggests that colleges should spend more time and resources to helping professors understand how their actions may have a negative impact on black male students.


“All Things Considered” National Public Radio — November 10, 2014

Marwan Kraidy of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses comedic sketches that make fun of ISIS in strange ways.


“All Things Considered” National Public Radio — November 10, 2014

David Brainard of the School of Arts & Sciences talks about color.


New York Times — November 10, 2014

Sarah Barringer Gordon of the Law School and the School of Arts & Sciences comments on the importance of transparency by the Mormon Church.


Diverse — November 9, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education co-authors an article about the future of historically black colleges and universities.


Washington Post — November 8, 2014

Melissa Hunt of the School of Arts & Sciences is highlighted for studying why people with iron-deficiency anemia often crave ice.


New York Times — November 8, 2014

Eswaran Sridharan of the School of Arts & Sciences says, “When a minority community withdraws from the broad secular parties and decides to go it alone, that is an unhealthy sign for democracy on the whole.”


New York Times — November 7, 2014

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School, Ian McMillian also of Wharton, and Penn’s student creators of Sweet Bites.


“Marketplace” — November 7, 2014

Kent Smetters of the Wharton School talks about U.S. wage growth.


Los Angeles Times — November 7, 2014

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School discusses Detroit’s financial issues and emerging from bankruptcy.