Penn in the News

United Press International — October 23, 2014

Sarah Tishkoff of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences comments on scientists who have reconstructed the oldest known human genome. — October 23, 2014

The Law School’s Quattrone Center and its executive director, John Hollway, are cited as a resource for Montgomery County’s district attorney to conduct a review of a prosecution and what changes can be implemented to prevent further mistakes. — October 23, 2014

Beth Wenger of the School of Arts & Sciences says, “To have a woman lead a seminary and lead a movement is still, even in this age, a marker.”

HealthDay News — October 23, 2014

Daniel Romer of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on a shift in parents’ attitudes towards children’s exposure to violence and sex in movies.

Philadelphia Tribune — October 23, 2014

A Museum partnership with the School District of Philadelphia is featured.

Intelligencer (Bucks County) — October 22, 2014

Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy says, “At the end of the day, the only way to measure if you’ve made a meaningful difference is talking to the people you’re trying to help.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — October 22, 2014

Penn’s Ebola plan is discussed, and President Amy Gutmann is quoted. — October 22, 2014

Richard Marston of the Wharton School comments on saving for retirement.

National Post — October 22, 2014

Postdoctoral fellow Piotr Szpunar of the Annenberg School for Communication is interviewed about the shooting at the national war memorial in Ottawa. — October 22, 2014

David Barnes of the School of Arts & Sciences and Aaron Wunsch of the School of Design are quoted about the final resting place of immigrants from the Lazaretto quarantine station.

CBS News (Philadelphia) — October 21, 2014

The Museum is featured for a new partnership with Philadelphia schools.

“Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — October 21, 2014

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School or Arts & Sciences discusses his new book. — October 21, 2014

Steven Joffe of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about research ethics.

Scientific American — October 21, 2014

Scott Barry Kaufman of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about the creativity of people with ADHD.

Wall Street Journal — October 21, 2014

Michael Useem of the Wharton School suggests that companies should have multiple successors on standby at all times.

New York Times — October 20, 2014

Dan Romer of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for researching film ratings.

Wall Street Journal — October 20, 2014

Victor Mair of the School of Arts & Sciences discusses the difference between of “rule of law” and “rule by law.”

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — October 20, 2014


Linda Aiken of the School of Nursing is highlighted for studying nursing practices. — October 20, 2014

Stephen Burbank of the Law School is quoted about Facebook’s lawsuit strategy. — October 20, 2014

Janet Weiner of the Perelman School of Medicine and David Grande of PSOM and the Wharton School write about the Affordable Care Act.