Adam Grant and Matthew Bidwell of the Wharton school comment on how men tend to negotiate more aggressively than women and how a ban on salary negotiations could affect Reddit’s strategy to poach employees.
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Timothy Rebbeck of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about varying BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutations and how this affects cancer risks.
Daniel Janzen of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for his conservation work in Costa Rica.
Carl June and Stephan Grupp of the Perelman School of Medicine are included in a documentary about the first pediatric patient to receive Penn’s modified T cell therapy for leukemia.
Robert Town of the Wharton School is quoted about health-system consolidations.
Amy Jordan of the Annenberg Public Policy Center writes about parents’ understanding of what is healthy or not when it comes to beverages that their children drink.
Penn is highlighted for economic development in its community.
PennApps is cited as the “longest-running collegiate hackathon.”
Yvette Sheline of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for studying how interleukin 6 contributes to depression.
Yang Guobin of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted.
A study from the Wharton School about the perception of people who ask for advice is cited.
The Leonore Annenberg Fellowship Fund for the Performing and Visual Arts, housed at Penn, is featured.
Kennneth Shropshire of the Wharton School is interviewed about his book Sport Matters: Leadership, Power, and the Quest for Respect in Sports.
Jason Karlawish of the Perelman School of Medicine writes about Harper Lee’s decision to publish a new novel despite her friends saying she suffers from memory, hearing and vision loss.
David Reibstein of the Wharton School comments on brands built around a city’s iconic foods.
Ian Lustick of the School of Arts & Sciences talks about the arrest of Keonna Thomas, a Philadelphia woman accused of being ready to travel to Syria to join the terror group ISIS. .
Mary-Linda Merriam Armacost of the Graduate School of Education comments on the challenges colleges face.
Trish Henwood of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for her trips to Liberia to help fight the Ebola outbreak.
Dan Romer of the Annenberg Public Policy Center discusses the effectiveness of graphic photo labels on cigarette packs.
Damon Centola of the Annenberg School for Communication writes about the regulating public opinion.