Penn in the News

New York Times — June 4, 2014

Nadia Heninger of the School of Engineering and Applied Science comments on the significance of encrypted websites while using Wi-Fi.

Harrisburg Patriot-News — June 4, 2014

Dean Joan Hendricks of the School of Veterinary Medicine writes about the history of the school.

Voice of America — June 3, 2014

Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences is interviewed about the Fatah-Hamas unity government.

Daily Mail (U.K.) — June 3, 2014

Jilesh Chheda and Michael Grandner of the Perelman School of Medicine are highlighted for researching how marijuana could cause difficulty sleeping.

Philadelphia Inquirer — June 3, 2014

Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School is quoted.

Harvard Business Review — June 3, 2014

A study about MOOCs’ impact on traditional business school programs led by Gayle Christensen, Brandon Alcorn and Ezekiel Emanuel of the Office of Global Initiatives offers new findings about massive online open courses.

Diverse Education — June 3, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses the financial state of historically black colleges and universities in North Carolina.

Washington Post — June 3, 2014

Robert Meyer of the Wharton School comments on a new study of hurricanes.

CBS News — June 3, 2014

Michael Perlis of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “This appears to be the first data to suggest that circadian factors may contribute to suicidality and help explain why insomnia is also a risk factor for suicidal ideation and behavior.”

Financial Times — June 3, 2014

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Office of Global Initiatives is quoted about researching massive open online courses and their impact on traditional business-education programs.

New York Times — June 2, 2014

James Lewis of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about a new strategy for treating Crohn’s and ulcerative colitis.

Philly.com — June 2, 2014

Research on the impact of “The Colbert Report” on viewers’ civic knowledge, led by Bruce Hardy of the Annenberg Public Policy Center, is featured.

Philadelphia Business Journal — June 2, 2014

John Swartley, head of the Penn Center for Innovation, discusses the Center’s launch.

Philadelphia Inquirer — June 2, 2014

Karen Glanz of the School of Nursing and Perelman School of Medicine is featured for balancing her research and physical activities in her personal life.

Politico Magazine — June 1, 2014

Michael Horowitz of the School of Arts and Sciences shares his thoughts about President Obama’s foreign policy.

New York Times — May 31, 2014

Karl Ulrich of the Wharton School is quoted about business school professors teaching MOOCs.

LiveScience — May 31, 2014

Vivek Shenoy of the School of Engineering and Applied Science and Douglas Smith of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about traumatic brain injury research.

MSNBC — May 31, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses alumni fundraising from historically black colleges and universities.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — May 29, 2014

Ted Satterthwaite of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses his collaborative research on how blood flow to the brain changes in teenagers.

NBC News — May 29, 2014

Douglas Smith of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the importance of concussion research.