Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School shares her thoughts on the effect of possible pension cuts.
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Christopher Pierce from the School of Medicine is quoted on emerging theories on inheriting fear.
Massive open online course research conducted by the Graduate School of Education is cited.
Tukufu Zuberi of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted about the influence of former South African president Nelson Mandela.
Reed Schuldiner of the Law School comments on the victims of Madoff’s ponzi scheme.
Mary Frances Berry of the School of Arts and Sciences reflects on the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela.
Mark Duggan of the Wharton School discusses states seeking federal approval of the Medicaid plan.
Emily Conant of the Perelman School of Medicine shares her thoughts on 3D technology and mammography.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School co-authors an op-ed about the unlikeliness of a physician shortage.
Dean Eduardo Glandt of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is quoted about the design of the Krishna P. Singh Center for Nanotechnology.
Stephen Morse of the Law School and the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the sensation of driving without paying attention to the road.
Karina Sotnik of Penn’s Center for Technology Transfer is quoted, along with finalists, about Penn’s AppItUp Challenge.
Paul Schoemaker of the Wharton School contributes his thoughts about the impact of Nelson Mandela’s leadership.
Penn’s “India as a Pioneer of Innovation” conference is highlighted.
A study about the Obama presidency conducted by the Annenberg Public Policy Center is mentioned.
Victor Mair of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted for debunking the linguistic urban legend that the Chinese word for “crisis” is written using the exact character as “opportunity.”
Betsy Rymes of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted about studying ELL students.
Matthew Blaze of the School of Engineering and Applied Science comments on the latest NSA leaks.
Chileshe Nkonde-Price of the Perelman School of Medicine is highlighted for chatting with hair salon customers about heart disease being on the rise among African-American women.
Robert Ousterhout of the School of Arts and Sciences says, “Supporting the reopening of Hagia Sophia has become the litmus test of the true believer.”