Interim Dean Wendell Pritchett of the Law School says that measures of student outcomes are often left out in discussions of federal regulation.
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Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication is quoted about the disappearance of online privacy.
Adam Grant of the Wharton School suggests thoughtful interview questions.
Howard Stevenson of the Graduate School of Education is cited for his book Promoting Racial Literacy in Schools: Differences That Make a Difference.
Carl June of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses performing T-cell/HIV treatments on leukemia patients.
Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School discusses his confidence in the Dow 18,000.
Lynn Schuchter of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how music is “humanizing” for her patients enduring hospital care.
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.
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.
Kevin Gillen of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on how Hurricane Sandy affected the housing market for New Jersey shore homes.
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.
Marwan Kraidy of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses comedic sketches that make fun of ISIS in strange ways.
David Brainard of the School of Arts & Sciences talks about color.
Sarah Barringer Gordon of the Law School and the School of Arts & Sciences comments on the importance of transparency by the Mormon Church.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education co-authors an article about the future of historically black colleges and universities.
Melissa Hunt of the School of Arts & Sciences is highlighted for studying why people with iron-deficiency anemia often crave ice.
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.”
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.
Kent Smetters of the Wharton School talks about U.S. wage growth.
Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School discusses Detroit’s financial issues and emerging from bankruptcy.