Penn in the News

Wall Street Journal — June 14, 2015

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a report titled “Financial Literacy and Economic Outcomes.”

Philadelphia Tribune — June 13, 2015

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.

Philadelphia Inquirer — June 12, 2015

Stephen Gluckman of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on an increase in Lyme disease cases in Pennsylvania.

CBS News — June 12, 2015

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.”

“On Point with Tom Ashbrook,” National Public Radio — June 11, 2015

Marie Gottschalk of the School of Arts & Sciences joins a discussion on America’s prison system.

Philadelphia Inquirer — June 11, 2015

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.

USA Today — June 11, 2015

Stanley Goldfarb of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about a study of hydration levels  among American children and teens.

Nature — June 10, 2015

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences comments on the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — June 10, 2015

Postdoctoral fellow Andrea Spaeth and David Dinges of the Perelman School of Medicine are highlighted for researching the effects of after-hours eating.

IEEE Spectrum — June 10, 2015

Etienne Benson of the School of Arts & Sciences discusses the threat birds posed to the power grid in California in the 1920s.

Bloomberg Business — June 9, 2015

Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication talks about the loss of privacy in the digital age.

Mashable.com — June 9, 2015

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.”

PhillyVoice.com — June 9, 2015

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.

Time.com — June 9, 2015

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School talks about why attending college to prepare for a specific job is not the best idea.

NBC News (Philadelphia) — June 8, 2015

Robert Town of the Wharton School is quoted about health-care costs in Pennsylvania.

PhillyVoice.com — June 8, 2015

The Krishna P. Singh Center for Nanotechnology and the Fisher Fine Arts Library are included in a list of architecturally beautiful buildings in Philadelphia.

Reuters — June 8, 2015

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.

TheConversation.com — June 8, 2015

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.

Harrisburg Patriot-News — June 8, 2015

Doctoral candidate Steven Jasinski of the School of Arts & Sciences is featured for naming a newly discovered dinosaur.

HealthLeadersMedia.com — June 8, 2015

Ross Koppel of the School of Arts & Sciences and the Perelman School of Medicine comments on risk management and health-care data.

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