Alexander Reiter and John Lewis of the School of Veterinary Medicine discuss surgery to fix a puppy’s cleft palate.
Penn in the News
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is cited for a report about the value of historically black colleges and universities to American higher education.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School pens an op-ed addressing a way to reduce suicides by making medication less accessible for individuals who would intentionally or accidentally overdose.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School comments on the limited role of the IRS in administering President Obama’s health-care law.
Tukufu Zuberi of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on curating a new Penn Museum exhibit, “Black Bodies in Propaganda: The Art of the War Poster.”
Joel Gelfand of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a study about the effect of losing weight on psoriasis.
Jerry Jacobs of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for helping design a study on working motherhood.
Penn’s rugby team is featured for traveling to compete in its first USA Sevens Collegiate Rugby Championship.
Adam Grant of the Wharton School speaks about two groups of employees, givers and takers.
Kevin Gillen of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his report on property assessments.
Penn is included among institutions that reported higher admissions yields.
James Wilson of the Perelman School of Medicine is highlighted for a study on a new gene therapy that shows protection in animal models to pandemic flu strains.
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School is cited for a study on vacant land improvements.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center discusses the effect of misinformation and deception on American politics.
The Law School is launching a center focused on improving the U.S. criminal justice system with a $15 million gift from banker and alumnus Frank Quattrone.
Andrew Haas of the Perelman School of Medicine is highlighted for participating in surgery using human technology to treat a dolphin that was having difficulty breathing.
Carl June of the Perelman School of Medicine is interviewed about his cancer research and the 92nd Annual Philadelphia Award.
Charles Branas of the Perelman School of Medicine is cited for conducting a study that compared crime statistics at vacant lots and improved lots over a decade.
Dean Joan Hendricks of the School of Veterinary Medicine co-authors an editorial about America’s hunger crisis.
Penn grad Richard Rubin’s new book aims to bring the conflict alive using the voices of those who fought.