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Audio: Viral Sensation ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Elicits Cheers and Jeers August 18, 2014 | “Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Deborah Small of the Wharton School discusses her thoughts on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

Avec Obama, les Noirs ont cru que ça allait s’améliorer August 18, 2014 | Liberation (France)

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts & Sciences is interviewed about President Obama, race in America and the crisis in Ferguson, Mo.

7 Work-life Balance Lies That Are Ruining Your Life August 11, 2014 | Time

Jerry Jacobs of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about the difficulties and sacrifices associated with negotiating a flexible work schedule.

Obamacare Revives an Old Question: Are Student Workers Employees? August 18, 2014 | Chronicle of Higher Education

Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comments on the academic success of students who work on campus.

Audio: As Customers Publicize Bad Experiences, Comcast Apologizes August 18, 2014 | “Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School talks about the financial damage that can result from customers publicly voicing incidents of bad customer service.