Sarah Tishkoff of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted about a study on what fundamentally distinguishes present-day humans from Neanderthals.
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Nancy Rothbard of the Wharton School discusses how business school allows “us to even the playing field.”
Annette Lareau of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses how children of different socioeconomic backgrounds are influenced by their parents’ styles.
Zachary Meisel of the Perelman School of Medicine and Austin Kilaru, a recent graduate of the school, are highlighted for researching “narrative medicine.”
Patrick Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is quoted about patterns in television smoking.
Penn Masala, a student a cappella group, is featured.
Jean Whelan of the School of Nursing writes about public health nurses in Philadelphia.
Charles O’Brien of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on physicians studying “caffeine use disorder.”
Neha Vapiwala of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for researching the impact of shared decision-making.
Lucy Fowler Williams of the Museum and Tina Fragoso of Admissions are interviewed about the show “Native American Voices: The People, Here and Now.”
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.
Neill Epperson of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about infanticide.
J. Scott Armstrong of the Wharton School co-writes an op-ed about how high CEO compensation hurts American companies and stockholders.
Kevin Gillen of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his analysis of home sales in Philadelphia.
Dustin Brisson of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses his research on strain-specific immunity for Lyme disease.
Jerry Jacobs of the School of Arts and Sciences is highlighted for collaborating on research that shows increasing number of college students pursued degrees in science and technology during the Great Recession.
Vice President Maureen Rush of Public Safety is mentioned for being part of the Southeastern Pennsylvania Campus Safety Advisory Council.
Mariell Jessup of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how cancer treatment can affect a patient’s heart health.
Michael Grandner of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his suggestions about foods that interfere with sleep.
David Reibstein of the Wharton School discusses rebranding tactics.