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Donald Trump Is Summer’s Biggest TV Hit, and Ratings Gold for Cable News September 2, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

 

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication shares her thoughts on Donald Trump using the Trump Tower interior as a branding tool for his presidential candidacy.

Penn, Swarthmore to Drop Essay Portion of SAT and ACT September 1, 2015 | Philadelphia Inquirer

 

Dean Eric Furda of Admissions says, “Our internal analysis as well as a review of the research provided by the College Board showed that the essay component of the SAT was the least predictive element of the overall writing section of the SAT.”

Big Leaps for Parental Leave, If Workers Actually Take It September 1, 2015 | New York Times

 

Stewart Friedman of the Wharton School comments on major shifts in the workplace’s work/life balance due to new policies on parental leave.

Hungary’s Rightward Shift Fuels Harsh Refugee Policy September 1, 2015 | Al Jazeera America

 

Mitchell Orenstein of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about the refugee crisis in Hungary.

Audio: Ending Veteran Homelessness August 31, 2015 | “Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

 

Dennis Culhane of the School of Social Policy & Practice joins a discussion about targeting veteran homelessness.