Dan Huh of the School of Engineering and Applied Science discusses “organs on chips.”
Penn in the News
Katharyn Hanson and Brian Daniels of the Penn Museum talk about ISIS looting archaeological sites.
Sunil Singhal of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how to make tumors glow in order to find cancer.
Steven Berkowitz of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how parents can help children cope with grief.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School addresses Americans’ concerns about an Ebola outbreak.
Jill Fisch of the Law School comments on the ouster of the Darden Restaurants board of directors.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School says, “We do have to step up training. This is one of those things where you need constant attention and people need to go to the next level.”
Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication talks about voiceprint marketing.
Jennifer Morrissette and Erica Carpenter of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about liquid biopsies.
Penn students are featured for developing Sweet Bites, a chewing gum that helps fight tooth decay and could improve oral health in poor regions of the world.
Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences writes about the importance of Americans supporting the military personnel sent to West Africa to help build temporary medical centers and treat Ebola patients.
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts & Sciences discusses the lack of qualified staff in schools.
David Meketon of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on how grit applies across the socioeconomic spectrum.
Rita Powell of the School of Engineering and Applied Science comments on the increased popularity of the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing.
John Lapinksi of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on Americans being surveyed on their knowledge of Ebola and how it is contracted.
Kartik Hosanagar of the Wharton School writes about Big Billion day and e-commerce in India.
The founder of World Café live is interviewed.
Marybeth Gasman and doctoral student Andrés Castro Samayoa of the Graduate School of Education write about minority-serving institutions outside of the United States.
Tips about successful giving from Adam Grant of the Wharton School are highlighted.
James Pawelski of the School or Arts & Sciences suggests how to experience more on a museum visit by slowing your pace and viewing art for longer periods of time.