Penn in the News

CBS Philly — January 7, 2015

Barbie Zelizer of the Annenberg School for Communication shares her thoughts on free speech and the terror attack in Paris.


Huffington Post — January 7, 2015

Karen Glanz of the School of Nursing and the Perelman School of Medicine is cited for working with fellow researchers to create a tool to measure the nutritional quality of a food environment.


Boston Review — January 7, 2015

Guobin Yang of the Annenberg School for Communication co-writes an article with graduate student Ran Liu of the School of Arts & Sciences about Hong Kong’s evolving political landscape.


Atlantic — January 7, 2015

Al Filreis of the School of Arts & Sciences and his modern poetry MOOC are highlighted.


Nature.com — January 7, 2015

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is quoted about how to speak out on controversial issues.


“The Diane Rehm Show,” National Public Radio — January 7, 2015

Marie Gottschalk of the School of Arts & Sciences talks about the United States prison system.


Yahoo! Finance — January 7, 2015

Dean Geoffrey Garrett of the Wharton School is quoted about tech companies, saying, “We see the front end which is the app, but typically we don’t see what’s sitting behind that which is a lot of data analytics, and I really think that’s Wharton’s sweet spot.”


“All Things Considered,” National Public Radio — January 7, 2015

Caryn Lerman of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about researching smoking cessation.


“PBS NewsHour” — January 7, 2015

Vijay Kumar of the School of Engineering and Applied Science discusses how to design flying robots that are equipped with sensors to avoid things autonomously.


Quanta Magazine — January 6, 2015

Toen Castle and Randall Kamien of the School of Arts & Sciences are quoted about developing a system of rules for making 3D shapes out of a 2D structure.


Huffington Post — January 6, 2015

Adam Grant of the Wharton School is cited for discovering a number of different sub-sets of givers.


Education Week — January 6, 2015

Angela Duckworth of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for administering an intervention that asked students to anticipate obstacles.


Yahoo! Finance — January 5, 2015

Dean Geoffrey Garrett of the Wharton School discusses geopolitics, specifically China and the Communist Party.


Yahoo! Health — January 5, 2015

Maria Geffen of the Perelman School of Medicine explains how sound works.


“The Inquiry,” BBC — January 5, 2015

Guobin Yang of the Annenberg School for Communication and the School of Arts & Sciences discusses how the Chinese government channels Internet expression as a form of censorship.


Huffington Post — January 5, 2015

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences writes about who will serve as the GOP’s conservative cultural hero.


Today.com — January 5, 2015

Chileshe Nkonde-Price of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “This is a real shift in the cardiovascular community to look upstream and to ask what can we do to prevent risk factors.”


Philadelphia Inquirer — January 4, 2015

Thomas Wadden of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the history of weight-loss drugs.


Politico.com — January 3, 2015

Eric Schneider of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about the War on Drugs.


Slate.com — January 3, 2015

Patrick McGovern of the Penn Museum is interviewed about the process for researching and recreating ancient alcoholic beverages.


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