Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is quoted about the diminishing impact of the State of the Union address.
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Ruben Gur of the Perelman School of Medicine says “Detailed connectome maps of the brain will not only help us understand the differences between how men and women think, but it will also give us more insight into the roots of neurological disorders, which are often sex-related.”
Gary Smith of the School of Veterinary Medicine is cited for studying toxoplasma gondii and schizophrenia.
Jason Karlawish and Steven Arnold of the Perelman School of Medicine discuss researching the risks of developing Alzheimer’s disease.
Adolph Reed of the School of Arts & Sciences is interviewed.
Jerry Jacobs of the School of Arts & Sciences says, “Women tend to think they have to be the next Einstein before they become a physicist.”
Marybeth Gasman and doctoral student Andrés Castro Samayoa of the Graduate School of Education contribute their thoughts on minority-serving institutions and President Obama’s free community college proposal.
Irina Marinov of the School of Arts & Sciences is interviewed about climate change.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education talks about how President Obama’s free community college proposal would not have a negative effect on historically black colleges and universities but would create some changes.
Executive Vice President Craig Carnaroli comments on campus expansion and growth.
Michael Useem of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on open office floor plans.
Patricia Rose of Career Services talks about STEM graduates and professions.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education writes about race and comedy during the Golden Globes Awards.
Dean Eric Furda of Admissions provides advice to high school students about the college application process.
Caryn Lerman of the Perelman School of Medicine says how your body reacts to nicotine can help you find the best way to quit smoking.
Tobias Barrington Wolff of the Law School comments on federal bans on same-sex marriage.
Michael Ascher of the Perelman School of Medicine co-writes an article about ways to help individuals seek treatment for substance abuse problems.
Mark Liberman and Annette Lareau of the School of Arts & Sciences are cited.
Adam Grant of the Wharton School co-authors an article about why women stay quiet at work.
Victor Pickard of the Annenberg School for Communication talks about his new book, America’s Battle for Media Democracy: The Triumph of Corporate Libertarianism and the Future of Media Reform.