Alexander Stewart of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted about his collaborative research on generosity with Joshua Plotkin of SAS and the School of Engineering and Applied Science.
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Tracy Bale of the School of Veterinary Medicine says, “It’s pretty unnerving to think that our germ cells could be so plastic and dynamic in response to changes in the environment.”
Martin Seligman of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted for explaining his concept of “learned helplessness.”
Research from the Center for Minority-Serving Institutions in the Graduate School of Education is cited.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School comments on improvements to healthcare.gov.
David Skeel of the Law School contributes his views on corporate religious freedom.
The Center for High Impact Philanthropy of the School of Social Policy & Practice is mentioned as a resource for offering tips on philanthropic giving.
Michael Kahana of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses his research on the interplay between memories of events and places.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is mentioned for helping sponsor the Annenberg Working Group on Presidential General Election Debates.
Michael Horowitz of the School of Arts and Sciences writes about forecasting international affairs. An article co-authored by Philip Tetlock of the Wharton School and SAS is included.
Undergraduates Danny Cabrera, Josh Tycko, Danielle Fields, Mahamad Charawi and Brad Kaptur of the School of Engineering and Applied Science are featured for their research that was honored in the International Genetically Engineered Machine competition.
Mark Duggan of the Wharton School comments on outreach about the Affordable Care Act.
Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School discusses the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
Z. John Zhang of the Wharton School is quoted about fashion retailers.
Ethan Mollick of the Wharton School comments on the importance of managers.
Four Penn alums are highlighted for donating to the Perelman School of Medicine.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on the leadership and changing reputation of Florida A&M University in the past decade.
Jeremy Yip of the Wharton School is mentioned for co-authoring a study about people who allow small events to affect unrelated and big decisions.
President Amy Gutmann is quoted about making higher education more affordable.
Domenic Vitiello of the School of Design comments on food banks that have started their own farms.