James Wilson of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on gene therapy treatment prices and policies.
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President Amy Gutmann is quoted about the Rendell Center for Civics & Civic Engagement’s relocation to the Annenberg Public Policy Center.
A study from the Perelman School of Medicine about poor sleeping patterns can lead to increased cravings for fatty foods is cited.
Victor Pickard of the Annenberg School for Communication writes about the Federal Communications Commission’s decision to pass strong net neutrality protections.
Vijay Kumar is featured as the new dean of the School of Engineering and Applied Science.
Kent Smetters of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on Americans’ saving plans.
Anne Cappola of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on monitoring thyroid growths.
Michael Useem of the Wharton School is interviewed about Chile’s recovery from a massive earthquake.
The designs for the new Pennovation Center are featured.
Visiting scholar Neysun Mahboubi in the Center for the Study of Contemporary China in the School of Arts & Sciences is interviewed.
Raza Ahmad of the Perelman School of Medicine is mentioned for studying the health benefits of intense workouts.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on tuition freezing and what that means for students attending historically black colleges and universities.
Marybeth Gasman and doctoral student Thai-Huy Nguyen of the Graduate School of Education discuss their report title, “On Their Own Terms: Two-Year Minority Serving Institutions.”
Christopher Yoo of the Law School comments on the Federal Communication Commission testing its authority over states involving Internet service.
Penn’s expansion plans are highlighted.
Vice chair emergency medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Stephanie Abbuhl, comments on how there isn’t a simple definition of appropriate emergency room use.
Nader Engheta of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is quoted about metamaterials.
David Brainard of the School of Arts & Sciences talks about human vision.
Kent Smetters of the Wharton School is quoted about the government’s position on retirement nest eggs.
Victor Pickard of the Annenberg School for Communication talks about the net neutrality debate.