Matthew Steinberg and Rand Quinn of the Graduate School of Education are featured for researching the Philadelphia School District’s “adequacy gap” and what is needed to help fund the schools.
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Emily Conant of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about a new device used to minimize painful mammograms.
Camille Charles of the School of Arts & Sciences discusses developments in Ferguson, Mo., and race relations.
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School says, “We have a lot of young, creditworthy families who are being kept out of the market.”
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts & Sciences discusses President Obama’s response to Ferguson.
Doctoral student Omar Al-Ghazzi of the Annenberg School for Communication is interviewed about marketing nostalgia in Beirut.
The Wharton School’s Adam Grant is cited for studying successful salespeople as ambiverts, who are both introverts and extraverts.
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.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on the president of Lincoln University resigning after remarks he made on sexual assault to a group of female students.
Salamishah Tillet of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about the sexual assault allegations against comedian Bill Cosby.
Kevin Gillen of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on the connection between traffic, housing values and worker productivity.
Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School comments on being thankful for the Internet.
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.
John Hogenesch of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for creating an atlas of gene expression in humans and mice.
Michael Levy of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted on his work studying the disease-transmission capabilities of bed bugs.