Camille Charles of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about changing attitudes towards racism and inequality.
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Carolyn Marvin of the Annenberg School for Communication talks about the evolution of the meaning of the Confederate flag in the wake of the murders at the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School describes health-care policy and insurance as being “interconnected.”
May graduate Austin Bossart talks about being selected as a 14th round pick in Major League Baseball’s draft.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited for issuing a report entitled “Democratizing the Debates.”
Tukufu Zuberi of the School or Arts & Sciences says, “When you kneel to pray, you don’t want your humanity questioned.”
Gertrude and Werner Henle, husband-and-wife virologists of the Perelman School of Medicine and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, are featured.
Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication is highlighted for studying data privacy and marketing trade-off.
Howard Herrmann of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on patients treated with a transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
Penn’s partnership with edX is featured.
Meg Kassabaum of the School of Arts & Sciences and the Museum is featured as the project director for the Smith Creek Archeological Project.
University chaplain Charles Howard writes about the attack on black churchgoers in Charleston, S.C., and on the black experience.
Salamishah Tillet of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about the legacy of singer Nina Simone.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about the work of Penn’s Center for Minority Serving Institutions through initiatives like ELEVATE (Enriching Visibility, & Training Educators).
University chaplain Charles Howard, chaplain Kameelah Rashad and Rabbi Josh Bolton are highlighted for plans to complete Philadelphia’s TriRock Triathlon as a relay team.
Anthea Butler of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about the media narrative around the Charleston church shooting.
David Sarwer of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted on plastic surgery trends.
A bipartisan group sponsored by the Annenberg Public Policy Center is featured for recommending changes to the general election presidential debates.
Commentary on Greece’s financial problems from Mauro Guillen of the Wharton School is cited.
Fernando Ferreira and Joseph Gyourko of the Wharton School are mentioned for their new working paper that argues “the idea that subprime lending triggered the crisis is misguided.”