NEWS STORIES

Campus & Community

Penn in the news

Westward, Ho! Penn’s Homeownership Incentive Boundaries On the Move September 26, 2014 | CBS3 News (Philadelphia)

The westward expansion of Penn’s home-ownership incentive program is featured.


9-21 Insight Adrian Peterson and the Controversy Over Corporal Punishment September 19, 2014 | WUSL Radio (Philadelphia)

Chad Dion Lassiter of the School of Social Policy & Practice discusses NFL player Adrian Peterson and corporal punishment in the African-American community.


Phila. Rates Highest Among Top 10 Cities for Deep Poverty September 25, 2014 | Philadelphia Inquirer

Roberta Iversen of the School of Social Policy & Practice comments on the root cause of deep poverty.


University of Pennsylvania Tops ‘Billionaire Alumni’ List September 18, 2014 | Philly.com

According Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census 2014, Penn tops the list of billionaire undergraduate alumni.

Penn Researcher Danielle Bassett Wins a ‘Genius Grant’ September 17, 2014 | Philadelphia Inquirer

Danielle Bassett of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is featured for receiving a grant from the MacArthur Foundation.