Penn in the News

WTHR-TV (Indiana) — February 25, 2015

Thomas Parsons of the School of Veterinary Medicine says, “One of the challenges we face is we don’t have an accepted single measure of animal welfare. [There are] many different competing agendas.”

Wall Street Journal — February 24, 2015

Emily Conant of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about testing for breast cancer and the legislation in some states that requires doctors to inform women when they have dense tissue.

“Morning Edition,” National Public Radio — February 24, 2015

Americus Reed of the Wharton School talks about how to market towards the millennial generation.

Phi Delta Kappa International — February 24, 2015

Marybeth Gasman, doctoral student Andrés Castro SamayoaAlice Ginsberg and Francisco Ramos of the Graduate School of Education write about ways to increase the number of male teachers of color. — February 23, 2015

Frances Jensen of the Perelman School of Medicine writes about the importance of teenagers learning about how their brains function. — February 23, 2015

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School co-authors an article sharing his thoughts on medical malpractice reforms.

Fast Company — February 23, 2015

Doctoral student Tim Libert of the Annenberg School for Communication is featured for studying what happens when users look up health-related information online.

Philadelphia Tribune — February 23, 2015

Joan O’Brien of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses leading a study about the genetics of glaucoma in African Americans.

Market News International — February 23, 2015

Executive Vice President Craig Carnaroli comments on Penn’s new expansion projects.

Dallas Morning News — February 21, 2015

Uri Simonsohn of the Wharton School explains “p-hacking.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — February 20, 2015

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about civil rights in Philadelphia and its suburbs. — February 20, 2015

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center discusses SciCheck.

Boston Globe — February 20, 2015

Emily Falk of the Annenberg School for Communication is cited for studying how self-affirmations can help with healthy habits.

China Daily — February 20, 2015

Monroe Price of the Annenberg School for Communication says, “How China conducts itself as a global citizen is often more important than how a message is crafted or delivered.”

CBS News (Philadelphia) — February 19, 2015

Jerome Allen, head coach of men’s basketball and an alum, is profiled.

USA Today — February 19, 2015

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School says, “Out intuition is that the first mover is the winner in a product category … but whoever is second to market is usually the winner, learning from the mistakes of others.” — February 19, 2015

Dan Romer of the Annenberg Public Policy Center contributes his thoughts on graphic warning labels on cigarette packaging.

Keystone Edge — February 19, 2015

Undergraduate students Ashwin Amurthur and Teddy Guenin are profiled as winners of the Y Prize.

Chronicle of Higher Education — February 19, 2015

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about the financial troubles of South Carolina State University.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — February 19, 2015

Marcela Maus of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a study about a personalized immune therapy that redirects T cells to find and destroy a type of brain tumor.