Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education offers advice to colleges and universities about how to support student achievement.
Penn in the News
Paul Rozin of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about insects as food.
R. Polk Wagner of the Law School is quoted about the Converse trademark infringement suits.
Marybeth Gasman and doctoral candidate Thai-Huy Nguyen of the Graduate School of Education write about displaced students from around the world.
Dan Huh of the School of Engineering and Applied Science discusses “organs on chips.”
Katharyn Hanson and Brian Daniels of the Penn Museum talk about ISIS looting archaeological sites.
Sunil Singhal of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how to make tumors glow in order to find cancer.
George Hajishengallis of the School of Dental Medicine is cited for researching the “mechanism behind P. gingivalis’ subterfuge.”
Steven Berkowitz of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how parents can help children cope with grief.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School addresses Americans’ concerns about an Ebola outbreak.
Jill Fisch of the Law School comments on the ouster of the Darden Restaurants board of directors.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School says, “We do have to step up training. This is one of those things where you need constant attention and people need to go to the next level.”
Joseph Turow of the Annenberg School for Communication talks about voiceprint marketing.
Reed Pyeritz of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on genetic testing for diseases.
Jennifer Morrissette and Erica Carpenter of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about liquid biopsies.
Penn students are featured for developing Sweet Bites, a chewing gum that helps fight tooth decay and could improve oral health in poor regions of the world.
Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences writes about the importance of Americans supporting the military personnel sent to West Africa to help build temporary medical centers and treat Ebola patients.
Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education and the School of Arts & Sciences discusses the lack of qualified staff in schools.
David Meketon of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on how grit applies across the socioeconomic spectrum.
Rita Powell of the School of Engineering and Applied Science comments on the increased popularity of the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing.