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.
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Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School is quoted on the employment rate and wages.
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.
Paul Schoemaker at the Wharton School is co-author of this commentary on Nelson Mandela’s leadership.
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.”
Angela Duckworth of the School of Arts & Sciences is mentioned for her approach to teaching students grit.
David Rudovsky of the Law School shares his comments on the Eric Garner case.
Caryn Lerman of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about researching regions of the brain that may help predict success rates for quitting smoking.
Stephanos Bibas of the Law School comments on the difficulty of bringing charges against police officers.
Graduate student Erica Sokol of the School of Social Policy & Practice is feature for creating a nonprofit organization, Students CARE.
Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy is featured about making a difference with charitable giving.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on Temple University’s image after Bill Cosby resigned from the Board of Trustees.
Salamishah Tillet of the School of Arts & Sciences joins a discussion about sexual assault allegations against comedian Bill Cosby.
Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy discusses Giving Tuesday.
Andrew Huemmler of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is quoted about nuclear and coal plants.
Dean John Jackson and Ezekiel Dixon-Román of the School of Social Policy & Practice co-author an op-ed on the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., and the resulting protests.
Domenic Vitiello of the School of Design comments on immigration in relation to the revitalization of Philadelphia and the surrounding region.