Penn in the News

Philly.com — December 9, 2014

Flaura Winston of the Perelman School of Medicine writes about parents encouraging their female children to study STEM topics.


Newsworks — December 8, 2014
Robbert Havekes of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how lack of sleep affects the brain neurons responsible for memories.
New York Times — December 8, 2014
The Leonard Davis Institute's report on the variations that exist state by state under the Affordable Care Act is discussed in this article.
Philadelphia Inquirer — December 8, 2014

Rutendo Chigora, student in the School of Arts & Sciences, is named a Rhodes scholar.

Market Watch — December 8, 2014

Predictions on the stock market from the Wharton School’s Jeremy Siegel are included in this article about the end-of-year financial status.

Oregon Live — December 8, 2014

The Wharton School’s Jonah Berger is quoted on the role a photograph can play in during times of unrest. 

NPR News, WBUR Boston — December 8, 2014

Salam Al Kuntar of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted on this article about work being done in Syria by Penn’s Cultural Heritage Center.

Warontherocks.com — December 8, 2014

Michael Horowitz of the School of Arts & Sciences is interviewed.


Philadelphia Inquirer — December 7, 2014
Robert Siman of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted on his study to identify concussion danger via blood test. 
New York Times — December 6, 2014
The Wharton School's Adam Grant co-authors this first article in a series of four about women in the workplace.
Philadelphia Inquirer — December 6, 2014

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School is quoted on the employment rate and wages.

Philadelphia Inquirer — December 5, 2014

Sara Heller of the School of Arts & Sciences is featured for a study on the relationship between teenagers who hold summer jobs and the rate of violent crime.


Newsworks — December 5, 2014
Zeke Emanuel of Global Initiatives comments on navigating funding of medical research.
Fortune Magazine — December 5, 2014

Paul Schoemaker at the Wharton School is co-author of this commentary on Nelson Mandela’s leadership.

New York Times — December 4, 2014

Scott Rosner of the Wharton School comments on the Philadelphia 76ers, saying, “They’re tearing it down from a performance standpoint, while building it up on the management side.”


New York Times — December 4, 2014

Angela Duckworth of the School of Arts & Sciences is mentioned for her approach to teaching students grit.


USA Today — December 4, 2014

David Rudovsky of the Law School shares his comments on the Eric Garner case.


Fox News — December 3, 2014

Caryn Lerman of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about researching regions of the brain that may help predict success rates for quitting smoking.


Triblive.com — December 3, 2014

Stephanos Bibas of the Law School comments on the difficulty of bringing charges against police officers.


USA Today — December 3, 2014

Graduate student Erica Sokol of the School of Social Policy & Practice is feature for creating a nonprofit organization, Students CARE.


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