Penn in the News

Mashable — March 4, 2014

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School says, “These quizzes live and die by sharing. That’s how they travel. The successful ones are successful because people share them.”

MoneyNews — March 4, 2014

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School comments on the stock market.

Huffington Post — March 4, 2014

Marybeth Gasman and doctoral student Thai-Huy Nguyen of the Graduate School of Education co-author an article about minority-serving institutions.

NBC News (Philadelphia) — March 3, 2014

Marilyn Kraut of the Quality of Worklife Programs is quoted about Penn’s Snow Day Child Care program.

HealthDay News — March 3, 2014

Eve Higginbotham of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “We still have a lot of bias embedded in academic medicine, and certainly it comes down to the people actually doing the studies.”

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — March 3, 2014

Frank Leone of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses anti-smoking employment policies.

Philly.com — March 2, 2014

Beatrice Fenton’s “Pan with Sundial” sculpture is mentioned for being located near the Van Pelt-Dietrich Library.

New York Times — March 2, 2014

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on the intensity of political advertisements accusing the president of lying.

Washington Post — March 2, 2014

Tobias Wolff of the Law School is quoted.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 2, 2014

President Amy Gutmann is quoted about the new Penn Compact 2020 Presidential Initiative.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 2, 2014

Trevor Penning and Reynold Panettieri of the Perelman School of Medicine comment on researching the impact of gas drilling on personal health.

Scientific American — March 1, 2014

Collaborative research from Randal Kamien of the School of Arts and Sciences and Kathleen Stebe and Shu Yang of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is featured.

“The Root” — February 28, 2014

Angela Duckworth of the School of the Arts and Sciences is cited for her research on student “grit.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 27, 2014

A study on the anticonvulsant drug topiramate led by Henry Kranzler of the Perelman School of Medicine is highlighted.

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 27, 2014

Lucy Fowler Williams of the Penn Museum discusses the Museum’s new exhibition, “Native American Voices: The People – Here and Now.”

Fortune — February 27, 2014

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School comments on economic myths being recycled.

NBC Philadelphia — February 27, 2014

Zachary Meisel of the Perelman School of Medicine is highlighted for leading a study that suggests evidence-based narratives help emergency medicine physicians improve recall of opioid prescribing guidelines.

Philadelphia Business Journal — February 27, 2014

President Amy Gutmann says, “The South Bank of the future will be a dynamic, mixed-use incubator of ideas.”

“Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — February 27, 2014

Kevin Volpp of the Wharton School and the Perelman School of Medicine and Joseph Cappella of the Annenberg School for Communication discuss incentives to help people live healthier lives.

“MarketWatch,” Wall Street Journal — February 27, 2014

David Skeel of the Law School shares his thoughts on Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.