Mitch Fraas of the University Libraries is featured for researching “rocket cats.”
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H. Branch Coslett of the Perelman School of Medicine is mentioned for discussing the issue of head injuries in football.
Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education discusses President Obama’s new initiative “My Brother’s Keeper.”
Susan Domchek of the Perelman School of Medicine shares her comments on a study on the power of preventive ovarian surgery.
Patricia Rose of Career Services advises students to include information on their profiles that might impress potential employers.
The Wharton School’s Olivia Mitchell suggests thinking bigger in terms of how workers might want to spend their retirement years.
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences is interviewed about “trickle-down urbanism” in Detroit.
Research on river rocks by Douglas Jerolmack of the School of Arts and Sciences is featured.
Undergraduate Taha Tariq of the School of Arts and Sciences is highlighted for being inspired by Kelly Writers’ House’s Al Filreis and his online poetry class to apply to Penn.
Air Force veteran Jonathan Wood is featured for the path he took to becoming a student in the Perelman School of Medicine. Emma Meagher of the Perelman admissions office is quoted.
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his interview with the Detroit Free Press and his book The Origins of the Urban Crisis.
Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy is interviewed.
David Wessels of the Wharton School comments on the price Facebook is paying for WhatsApp.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education shares her thoughts about the role of historically black colleges and universities on Black History Month.
Stanley Goldfarb of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about fast-track medical school programs.
A report from the Graduate School of Education about funding for city schools is cited.
Undergraduate Gillian Reny of the School of Arts and Sciences is featured for her recovery after the Boston Marathon bombing.
M. Kit Delgado of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for authoring a new study on patients that go to trauma centers.
Michael Blank and Dwight Evans of the Perelman School of Medicine discuss researching mental health patients’ likelihood of contracting HIV.
Corinne Sweeney and Regina Turner of the School of Veterinary Medicine are quoted about the “Foal Cam.”