Daniel Lee of the School of Engineering and Applied Science comments on RoboCup, a soccer tournament featuring robots.
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Mark Liberman of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about the Linguistic Data Consortium.
Kevin Gillen of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on the decline in homeownership in Philadelphia.
Cynthia Otto of the School of Veterinary Medicine says, “We are working with the Diabetes Alert Dog Alliance to help facilitate the expectation of DAD dogs nationally.”
Scott Richard of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a working paper titled, “A Rational Theory of the Growth of Government and the Distribution of Income.”
Michael J. Kahana of the School of Arts & Sciences and Gordon Baltuch of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about developing a device to help restore memory to those affected by traumatic brain injuries.
The Annenberg Public Policy Center’s FactCheck.org is cited.
H. Lee Sweeny of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on orphan diseases.
Daniel Lee of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is quoted about robots playing soccer.
David Porter of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses working with Novartis on a new way to treat leukemia.
Michael J. Kahana of the School of Arts & Sciences is featured in a front-page article for leading a $22.5 million project on restoring memory loss.
Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences discusses the European Union’s Human Brain Project.
Julie Miller Vick of Career Services offers advice about how doctoral students can build a nonacademic profile.
Lori Rosenkopf of the Wharton School sheds light on factors that might have contributed to an increase in applications for the business school’s undergraduate division.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on the tenure of Spelman College President Beverly Turner.
William Labov of the School of Arts & Sciences is mentioned for researching U.S. and Canadian dialects.
Undergraduate Brenton Turner is featured collaborating to develop a writing platform called Escalate.us.
Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education writes about federal financial aid.
Baligh Yehia of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on studying hepatitis C treatment in the U.S.
Jason Karlawish of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about questions that arise about the stigma that accompanies Alzheimer’s testing.