The Wharton School’s Adam Grant is cited for studying successful salespeople as ambiverts, who are both introverts and extraverts.
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Larry Silver of the School of Arts & Sciences shares his comments on the late medieval artist Hieronymus Bosch.
Robert Schnoll of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on permitting smoking on the premises of mental health treatment centers.
Kevin Gillen of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on the connection between traffic, housing values and worker productivity.
Patrick FitzGerald of the Wharton School is quoted on the best way to approach setting a new business using university contacts.
Peter Reese of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about his study on the efficacy of a program to support organ donors.
Scott Barry Kaufman of the School of Arts and Sciences is the host of a podcast with insights into healthy thinking.
Mitchell Lazar of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted on the tie between disrupted circadian rhythm and health problems.
Scott Barry Kaufman of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about hosting a podcast with insights into healthy thinking.
Michael Levy of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted on his work studying the disease-transmission capabilities of bed bugs.
This counter-study claims a degree from the University of Pennsylvania does lead to higher salaries for graduates.
Graduate student Adam Goodman of the School of Arts and Sciences is the author of an article on the political situation in Mexico.
Hengchen Dai of the Wharton School comments on hand-washing habits in the medical field.
Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School is quoted on customers’ relationships and reactions to in-store sales.
Ted Ruger of the Law School is quoted about religious organizations seeking to opt out of contraception coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
New federal measures to halt deportation of many illegal immigrants will spotlight a question of growing urgency for colleges: How should they handle applications from undocumented students for admissions and financial aid?
Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences and actor John Pankow discuss group theater and how it influences science and life offstage.
John Hogenesch of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “If they do have time-of-day effects, there’s the potential to make these medications work better by taking them at the right time.”
Marwan Kraidy of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses the media strategy of the Islamic State.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School is quoted about right-to-try laws.