Matt Blaze from the School of Engineering and Applied Science comments on Internet security amidst the latest computer bug.
Penn in the News
An interview with Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School discusses what is needed for a healthy stock market.
Monica Mainigi of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the creation of body parts for implantation.
Amy Kaplan from the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted on the globalization of higher education.
A report on the trustworthiness of neuroimaging studies led by Martha Farah of the School of Arts and Sciences is highlighted.
Charles O’Brien of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his thoughts on Narcan.
Jonah Berger of the Wharton School is quoted about the popularity of Internet memes.
Charles O’Brien of the Perelman School of Medicine suggests that more research is needed in order to categorize caffeine use disorder as a mental illness.
Michael Grandner of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “Sleep is probably easier to change than diet or exercise.”
Ian Bennett of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “For folks under age 30, text is the preferred form of communication.”
Dawn Bonnell of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is quoted about Penn’s role in technology research in Philadelphia.
Adam Grant of the Wharton School discusses what it means to be a giver or a taker in the workplace.
Wendell E. Pritchett has been named interim dean of the Law School.
Penn’s admission rate for the Class of 2018 is cited.
Robert Vonderheide of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for co-leading a study of pancreatic cancer treatment.
Karin Rhodes of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses primary-care accessibility.
Karl Ulrich of the Wharton School is highlighted for helping teach middle-schoolers an entrepreneurship course at this sons’ school. Ulrich’s wife, Nancy Bentley of the School of Arts and Sciences, is also quoted.
Rose Nolen-Walston, Jonathan Palmer and Regina Turner of the School of Veterinary Medicine comment on the birth, naming and care of a new foal.
A panel discussion hosted by the Penn Institute for Urban Research, including Stefan Al of the School of Design, is highlighted.
A report by Jerry A. Jacobs of the School of Arts and Sciences presents new findings on students of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.