Roger LaMay of WXPN is spotlighted for the public radio station’s efforts to share videos via Web network.
Penn in the News
Alum and Penn’s 258th commencement speaker John Legend is featured.
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School talks about the real estate market.
Robert Town and Mark Duggan of the Wharton School discuss an online tool used to help patients choose physicians.
Jonah Berger and Katherine Milkman of the Wharton School are cited for their collaborative paper titled “What Makes Online Content Viral?”
Bridgette Brawner of the Perelman School of Medicine explains “geobehavioral vulnerability” and discusses HIV risk.
Cindy Otto of the School of Veterinary Medicine is quoted about studying whether dogs can find ovarian cancer in tissue and blood samples.
Kelly Writers’ Houses’ Al Filreis says, “Audio distraction – it’s surprising how much of a difference in the listening experience there is.”
Lee Goldberg of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about the effects of cardiac rehabilitation.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School shares his opinion about a CEO to manage the exchange.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses the role of minority serving institutions in higher education.
Randall Mason of the School of Design is interviewed in a video about the Philadelphia Mural Arts program.
Kevin Werbach of the Wharton School helps interpret the most recent court ruling that the Federal Communications Commission does have the authority to regulate broadband.
Christopher Yoo of the Law School shares his perspective on net neutrality.
C. Neill Epperson of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for researching treatment for menopausal women who had similar symptoms to attention deficit disorder.
Siobhan Banks of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “Some research has suggested that sleep restriction over many years may affect metabolism, increasing the risk of obesity and type-2 diabetes.”
President Amy Gutmann offers commentary on a neuroscience research report released by the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues, which she chairs.
Kara Maxwell of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for leading new research on the usefulness of genetic knowledge of breast cancer mutations.
Kym Marryott of the School of Veterinary Medicine is quoted about the traveling veterinary lab.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education recommends that federal investments should focus on fund-raising infrastructure.