Emily Conant of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for studying 3-D mammography.
Penn in the News
Jack Nagel of the School of Arts & Sciences contributes an op-ed about the possible reorganization of the Pennsylvania legislature.
Items from a tomb excavation in Iraq that was jointly sponsored by the Penn Museum and the British Museum during the 1920s and 1930s are featured.
Nicola Mason of the School of Veterinary Medicine says, “the concept of the vaccine is to educate the immune system, to recognize tumor cells and kill them.”
Peter Decherney of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about the Supreme Court case involving the television antenna service Aereo.
Stephanos Bibas of the Law School comments on directing Penn’s Supreme Court Clinic.
Alex Edmans of the Wharton School comments on research on stock markets of losing countries in the World Cup group.
Erick Hyde of the School of Arts & Sciences is highlighted for instructing an online Penn course titled, “Applying to U.S. Universities.”
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses how changes in grant and loan programs will impact students at historically black colleges and universities.
Mark Pauly, Scott Harrington and doctoral student Adam Leive of the Wharton School are cited for their paper “’Sticker Shock’ In Individual Insurance Under Health Reform.”
Robert Carpick, Nicholas Parrotta and Katherine Kuchenbecker of the School of Engineering and Applied Science discuss a 3-D printing facility.
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School discusses how effective LinkedIn is for job seekers.
Mark Neuman of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on hip fractures especially amongst nursing home residents.
Autumn Fiester of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about co-authoring research on genetic testing.
Research from the Wharton School about hospital employment of physicians is cited.
Alex Edmans of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on how the emotion that accompanies a nation’s sports defeat can affect its stock market.
Al Filreis of Kelly Writers House is noted for teaching an unconventional English course.
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School talks about the real estate market.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education says, “We have to stop comparing HBCUs to Ivy League institutions unfairly.”
Research on “dispositional attitude” by Dolores Albarracín of the Annenberg School for Communication and the School of Arts & Sciences as it relates to a person’s activity level is highlighted.