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John Oliver Shows Power, Limits of Entertainers July 27, 2015 | Philly.com

Brian Rosenwald of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about comedian John Oliver’s influence on politics and public policy.

Bobby Jindal’s Opiate for the Masses July 26, 2015 | New Republic

Anthea Butler of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about Republican president primary strategies.

DSU Embraces Diversity After Decades of Segregation July 25, 2015 | News Journal (Delaware)

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is cited for studying enrollment at minority-serving institutions.

What Really Happens When Pensions Disappear July 24, 2015 | CNBC

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School comments on choosing the best retirement plan and how people contribute to it.

Picky Eating, to the Extreme July 26, 2015 | Philadelphia Inquirer

Wharton undergraduate student Corey Fader is featured for having a condition called avoidant/restrictive food-intake disorder, ARFID. Doctoral student Hannah Zickgraf of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about leading a study on the attitudes and behaviors of adult picky eaters. Martin Franklin of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences is also quoted.