Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a report titled “Financial Literacy and Economic Outcomes.”
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Camille Charles of the School of Arts & Sciences and Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education share their opinions on Rachel Dolezal, a white woman posing as an African-American.
Stephen Gluckman of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on an increase in Lyme disease cases in Pennsylvania.
Michael Grandner of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “Risks associated with sleeping pills have been known for some time, though this study shows some compelling real-world consequences.”
Marie Gottschalk of the School of Arts & Sciences joins a discussion on America’s prison system.
Philippe Bourgois of the School of Arts & Sciences and the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for his experience in a military crackdown while he was conducting fieldwork in El Salvador.
Stanley Goldfarb of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about a study of hydration levels among American children and teens.
Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences comments on the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency.
Postdoctoral fellow Andrea Spaeth and David Dinges of the Perelman School of Medicine are highlighted for researching the effects of after-hours eating.
Etienne Benson of the School of Arts & Sciences discusses the threat birds posed to the power grid in California in the 1920s.
Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication talks about the loss of privacy in the digital age.
Nathaniel DeNicola of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “Trackers help solve a simple problem, which is that a woman’s cycle can be unpredictable and difficult to recount from memory.”
David Goldberg of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about participating in a collaborative study that revealed that organ donation rates vary throughout the United States.
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School talks about why attending college to prepare for a specific job is not the best idea.
Robert Town of the Wharton School is quoted about health-care costs in Pennsylvania.
The Krishna P. Singh Center for Nanotechnology and the Fisher Fine Arts Library are included in a list of architecturally beautiful buildings in Philadelphia.
Mathias Basner of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a study that revealed how reducing daily noise levels would reduce the number of people with hypertension and coronary heart disease.
Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences writes about the impact of national security on the birth of bioethics.
Doctoral candidate Steven Jasinski of the School of Arts & Sciences is featured for naming a newly discovered dinosaur.
Ross Koppel of the School of Arts & Sciences and the Perelman School of Medicine comments on risk management and health-care data.