Penn in the News

Project Syndicate — March 28, 2014

Devesh Kapur of the School of Arts and Sciences co-authors a commentary on an IMF reform package.

WTTG-TV (Washington D. C.) — March 28, 2014

A high school student from Washington, D.C., is profiled for having been accepted to five Ivy League schools, including Penn.

New York Times — March 27, 2014

Robert Zemsky of the Graduate School of Education says, “We’ve had decades of rising supercompetitiveness among colleges and universities – competitiveness in research, in athletics, for students, for money – and it produces a loss of innocence.”

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 26, 2014

Eric Furda of Admissions provides information on students accepted for the Class of 2018.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — March 26, 2014

David Goldberg of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “Veterans who live close to a transplant center might be more likely to go home after their discharge from the hospital and not have to relocate.”

Diverse: Issues in Higher Education — March 26, 2014

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is highlighted as the director of the Center for Minority-Serving Institutions.

Maine Public Broadcasting Network — March 26, 2014

Joni Finney of the Graduate School of Education is quoted.

Audio: Soundcloud — March 25, 2014

Gayle Christensen and Brandon Alcorn of Global Initiatives are interviewed about Penn's survey on MOOCs.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 25, 2014

Pam Grossman will be the new dean of the Graduate School of Education.

Science Daily — March 25, 2014

David Goldberg of the School of Medicine is quoted on liver transplant research.

Huffington Post — March 25, 2014

Joao Gomes of the Wharton School contributes a blog post.

“Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — March 24, 2014

Ted Ruger of the School of Law is quoted about a case challenging the Affordable Care Act on religious-freedom grounds.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 24, 2014

M. Grace Calhoun is the new athletic director.

New York Times — March 24, 2014

Sophia Lee of the Law School publishes an article on what still needs to be done for antidiscrimination in the U.S.

Philadelphia Inquirer — March 24, 2014

Brandon Lodriguss and Dean Thomas S. Robertson of the Wharton School are quoted on new programming on satellite radio.
http://www.philly.com/philly/blogs/inq-phillydeals/Wharton-adds-SiriusXM-show-to-spotlight-CEOs-profs.html

Philly.com — March 24, 2014

Katherina Rosqueta of the School of Social Policy & Practice’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy is quoted about participating in TEDxPhiladelphia.

USA Today — March 23, 2014

R. Polk Wagner of the School of Law shares his views on a technology patent case.

“Today” — March 23, 2014

Suleena Kansal Kalra from the School of Medicine is quoted on the effect of stress on fertility.

Korea Times — March 23, 2014

Mauro Guillen of the Wharton School comments on Korean business debt.

NBC News — March 23, 2014

Eduardo Fernandez-Duque of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted on his anthropological study of monogamous monkeys.

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