Penn in the News

Philadelphia Business Journal — April 30, 2015

The College of Liberal and Professional Studies in the School of Arts & Sciences is highlighted for partnering with the Baruch S. Blumberg Institute to allow graduate students to work in the Institute’s laboratories to develop treatments for hepatitis B and liver cancer.

Washington Post — April 30, 2015

Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts & Sciences comments on his previous estimates about teacher attrition.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — April 30, 2015

Joan Gluch of the School of Dental Medicine is quoted about fluoride levels in tap water.

USA Today — April 30, 2015

Senior Shadrack Frimpong of the School of Arts & Sciences is featured as one of the 2015 recipients of a President’s Engagement Prize and for his plans to open a community clinic and girls’ school in Ghana. — April 30, 2015

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts & Sciences says, “There’s a long memory of historical injustice – going back to slave patrols, to police officers enforcing racial segregation and arresting nonviolent protestors, and the commonplace tension, conflict, and harassment directed at African-Americans by law enforcement officials.”

Huffington Post — April 30, 2015

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education writes about how different the experiences are for African-Americans and whites when encountering the police.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — April 30, 2015

Doctoral student Tim Libert of the Annenberg School for Communication talks about online privacy in regards to the Apple Watch.

Bloomberg — April 29, 2015

Dean Ted Ruger of the Law School recalls his experiences with a former classmate and now U.S. senator, Ted Cruz.

CBS Philly — April 29, 2015

Dean Joan Hendricks of the School of Veterinary Medicine talks about the newly renovated Ryan Veterinary Hospital lobby. — April 29, 2015

Michael UseemHoward Kunreuther and Erwann Michel-Kerjan of the Wharton School write about lessons to be learned from the earthquake in Nepal.

Huffington Post — April 29, 2015

Sigal Barsade of the Wharton School is cited for a collaborative study on the idea of compassionate love culture.

Philadelphia Inquirer — April 29, 2015

Frances Jensen of the Perelman School of Medicine writes about brain development of teenagers on their way to college.

Christian Science Monitor — April 29, 2015

Stewart Friedman of the Wharton School is cited for studying graduating students’ plans to have children.

CNN — April 29, 2015

CASI Spring Visiting Fellow Prashant Jha is interviewed about the Nepal earthquake.

New York Times — April 28, 2015

Xu Han of the Wharton School is quoted about the expansion of the Wanda Group.

China Daily — April 28, 2015

Provost Vincent Price is interviewed about the Penn Wharton China Center in Beijing.

Huffington Post — April 28, 2015

Richard Schwab of the Perelman School of Medicine is interviewed about sleep apnea.

Bloomberg Business — April 27, 2015

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on the status of the current stock market in comparison to the past.

Time — April 27, 2015

Nancy Rothbard of the Wharton School is quoted about connecting with your boss on social media networks such as Facebook.

Washington Post — April 27, 2015

The Wharton School’s Stewart Friedman is interviewed about integrating work, family, community and self.