Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences is interviewed about “trickle-down urbanism” in Detroit.
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Research on river rocks by Douglas Jerolmack of the School of Arts and Sciences is featured.
Undergraduate Taha Tariq of the School of Arts and Sciences is highlighted for being inspired by Kelly Writers’ House’s Al Filreis and his online poetry class to apply to Penn.
Air Force veteran Jonathan Wood is featured for the path he took to becoming a student in the Perelman School of Medicine. Emma Meagher of the Perelman admissions office is quoted.
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his interview with the Detroit Free Press and his book The Origins of the Urban Crisis.
Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy is interviewed.
David Wessels of the Wharton School comments on the price Facebook is paying for WhatsApp.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education shares her thoughts about the role of historically black colleges and universities on Black History Month.
Stanley Goldfarb of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about fast-track medical school programs.
A report from the Graduate School of Education about funding for city schools is cited.
Undergraduate Gillian Reny of the School of Arts and Sciences is featured for her recovery after the Boston Marathon bombing.
M. Kit Delgado of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for authoring a new study on patients that go to trauma centers.
Michael Blank and Dwight Evans of the Perelman School of Medicine discuss researching mental health patients’ likelihood of contracting HIV.
Corinne Sweeney and Regina Turner of the School of Veterinary Medicine are quoted about the “Foal Cam.”
Mark Pauly of the Wharton School comments on the impact of the Affordable Care Act.
William Labov and Josef Fruehwald of the School of Arts and Sciences are cited for their linguistic study of the Philadelphia dialect.
H. Lee Sweeney of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “The world may be about to watch one of its last Olympic Games without genetically enhanced athletes.”
Carl June of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on response rates in children and adults from cancer immunotherapy treatment.
President Amy Gutmann is quoted about Wendell Pritchett returning to the Law School as a Presidential Term Professor.
Jonah Berger of the Wharton School says, “Whether you are online or not, the subtle sights, sounds and smells in your environment can impact your behavior.”