Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on Microsoft selling more than $10 billion in corporate bonds.
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Patrick Kim of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about making smart decisions in trauma centers.
Benjamin Wiggins and Erick Hyde of the School of Arts & Sciences and Robert Ghrist of the School of Engineering and Applied Science and the School of Arts & Sciences comment on video animation being used in curriculums.
Daniel Langleben of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is quoted about studying the effect of graphic warning labels on cigarette packaging saying, “We also found that these labels were better remembered and associated with a greater reduction in craving for cigarettes.”
Yasmin Kafai of the Graduate School of Education co-writes a letter to the editor about children and technology education.
Amita Sehgal of the Perelman School of Medicine is mentioned for researching signs of sleep debt.
Kevin Werbach of the Wharton School comments on the Comcast-Time Warner Cable deal.
J. Scott Armstrong of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on top executive positions, talent and luck.
Damon Centola of the Annenberg School for Communication is highlighted for research on how social norms emerge and the rise in popularity of certain baby names..
Adam Grant of the Wharton School co-authors an article about women doing “office housework.”
President Amy Gutmann discusses how she paid for tuition as an undergraduate student and the future of college affordability.
Harvey Friedman of the Perelman School of Medicine and wife Cindy Friedman are highlighted for traveling with the Botswana-Penn Partnership and buying art to bring back to Philadelphia.
Damon Centola of the Annenberg School for Communication and the School of Engineering and Applied Science discusses his research on social trends.
Alison Buttenheim of the School of Nursing is interviewed about parent perspectives on vaccines.
Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School are cited for their study, “The Paradox of Declining Female Happiness.”
Victor Pickard of the Annenberg School for Communication says, “As a society, we have to figure out how we regulate this media – what’s the social contract and the role of the FCC in their regulatory oversight?”
Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comments on how the college advantage gap is widening based on family income.
Adam Grant of the Wharton School writes about how to appropriately request a letter of recommendation.
A study about social trends by Damon Centola of the Annenberg School for Communication and the School of Engineering and Applied Science is featured.
Mark Alan Hughes of the School of Design writes about the future of Philadelphia as an energy hub.