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New Report Arms Minority Serving Institutions With Relevancy-focused Data April 16, 2014 | Huffington Post

Marybeth Gasman and doctoral student Thai-Huy Nguyen of the Graduate School of Education author a post about a report on the potential effects of grant-funded interventions on various outcomes at minority serving institutions.

How Women Can Use Business Skills to Hone Leadership Skills April 17, 2014 | U.S. News

Nancy Rothbard of the Wharton School discusses how business school allows “us to even the playing field.”

TV Smoking Influences Adult Tobacco Use, Study Says April 16, 2014 | Reuters

Patrick Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is quoted about patterns in television smoking.

Reclaiming the Words That Smear April 12, 2014 | New York Times

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center says, “The history of social movements is full of things that were a pejorative being reclaimed.”

Audio: Kraft Hits Refresh Button on Vintage Brands April 14, 2014 | “Marketplace”

David Reibstein of the Wharton School discusses rebranding tactics.